Author Archives: KYDEP

Applicants Sought for Certification BoardsVacancies

The Kentucky Board of Certification of Wastewater Operators and the Kentucky Board of Certification of Water Treatment and Distribution System Operators are seeking applicants to fill several positions whose terms are set to expire Aug. 31, 2017.

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Surface Water Treatment Plants Recognized for Meeting AWOP Goals

FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 17, 2017) – Kentucky’s Energy and Environment Cabinet has recognized 36 surface water treatment plants in Kentucky for meeting the goals of Kentucky’s Area-Wide Optimization Program (AWOP), for 2016.

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Environmental Excellence Awards Nominations Sought

The Division of Compliance Assistance is now accepting nominations for the 2017 Department for Environmental Protection (DEP) Environmental Excellence Awards. At this year’s Governor’s Conference on Energy and the Environment, one award will be given for each of the following … Continue reading

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U.S. Department of Energy Offers a Webinar on the Benefits of Combined Heat and Power at Wastewater Treatment Facilities

The U.S. Department of Energy invites you to attend a webinar on the benefits of Combined Heat and Power at your wastewater facility which will be held Thursday, April 21, 2017 at 1:00 pm EDT.

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Can You Dig It?

In Kentucky, one thing that you will face when digging is differences. The multiple soil types, terrains, elevations and climates make it a challenge. The rocky areas of the state are particularly challenging as well as costly. Sometimes having the … Continue reading

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It’s Wastewater Treatment and Collection Certification Renewal Time!

Attention all certified Wastewater Treatment and Collection operators! It is certification renewal time. You must renew your certifications between Jan. 1 and June 30 of this year. If you renew after June 30 but before Dec. 31, you will have … Continue reading

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Reminder––Award Submissions Are Due Feb. 1!

On Dec. 15, we opened the nomination period seeking submissions for the Steve Crosman Award for Outstanding Environmental Professionalism. This award was created to honor our former trainer, Steve Crosman, who passed away in December 2011. The award is open … Continue reading

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