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Whitfield Works to Bridge the Gap for Jobs

The Subcommittee on Energy and Power, chaired by Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01), today began its work on a comprehensive energy bill with a review of a discussion draft of Title II: 21st Century Workforce. This section of the bill seeks to improve education and training for energy and manufacturing-related jobs and bridge the gap between underrepresented communities and the energy and manufacturing workforce. This nonpartisan legislation will ensure energy and manufacturing-related opportunities are available to all Americans

Following QER’s Findings, Committee Leaders Want to Work Together to Modernize U.S. Energy Policy

House Energy and Power Subcommittee Chairman Ed Whitfield (R-KY) and Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) today released the following statement following the administration’s release of the first installment of its Quadrennial Energy Review (QER) focusing on energy transmission, storage, and distribution infrastructure.

Whitfield Leads Charge in the House of Representatives to send Bipartisan Energy Efficiency Bill...

Energy and Power Subcommittee Chairman Ed Whitfield (KY-01) led the charge on the House floor to approve S. 535, the Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2015. The measure passed the House of Representatives by a voice vote. This bipartisan legislation includes language from a bill that was advanced by the Energy and Commerce Committee and approved by the full House last year.

Whitfield’s Legislation to Improve Energy Efficiency and Provide Regulatory Relief Clears Committee

The House Energy and Commerce Committee today advanced legislation introduced by Representative Ed Whitfield (KY-01) to bring regulatory relief to electricity providers and manufacturers across the country. H.R. 906, A Bill to Modify the Efficiency Standards for Grid-Enabled Water Heaters, was approved by the committee by voice vote. The bill enables thermal storage water heaters to continue being manufactured and sold by exempting them from regulation under new Department of Energy efficiency standards

Whitfield Examines 21st Century Electricity Opportunities and Challenges

The Subcommittee on Energy and Power, chaired by Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY) today held a hearing on “The 21st Century Electricity Challenge: Ensuring a Secure, Reliable and Modern Electricity System.” A strong electricity system is critical to our economic and national security, and today’s hearing focused on efforts to modernize the nation’s electric grid to meet the challenges and opportunities of the 21st Century.

Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals Affirms Dismissal of Kentucky Recording Fee Suit

Reston, Virginia - February 18, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- MERSCORP Holdings, Inc. today announced that a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit ruled in favor of MERSCORP Holdings, Inc. and Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. (collectively, MERS) and a number of MERS members by affirming a U.S. District Court dismissal of a recording fee suit filed jointly by Christian and Washington County Clerks in Kentucky.

Kentucky Arts Council presents architectural artists at Central Kentucky Home, Garden & Flower Show

FRANKFORT, KY - April 6, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Visitors to the 37th Annual Central Kentucky Home, Garden & Flower Show will have the opportunity to see the work of artists who create architectural elements, sculptures, custom-made fixtures and uniquely crafted installations for residential and commercial interior and exterior spaces. The Kentucky Arts Council’s exhibit of architectural artists will be prominently featured at the show, April 12-15, in Heritage Hall, Lexington Convention Center.

Susan Jackson uses IDX enabled website to find Louisville, Kentucky clients the perfect horse...

EUGENE, OR - March 9, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Louisville, Kentucky Realtor Susan Jackson has adopted the innovative IDX Broker software for her professional website, syncing her search page with thousands of Metro Search MLS listings. Home seekers and potential clients in the horse community looking for new property can now quickly and easily access the search tools she hosts online and experience a level of ease and functionality never before available to them.

Governor Beshear announces an additional $2.8 million in emergency energy assistance funding

FRANKFORT, KY - January 31, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Governor Steve Beshear today announced an additional $2.8 million in federal appropriations to be allocated to the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

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FRANKFORT, KY - January 17, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Governor Steve Beshear today announced his authorization of the immediate distribution of $27 million in federal appropriations to be allocated to the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

Gov. Beshear announces new program to create jobs and make homes more energy efficient

FRANKFORT, KY - October 21, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Gov. Steve Beshear today announced the launch of KY Home Performance, a comprehensive energy efficiency program that will help homeowners across the Commonwealth save money and energy while creating jobs.“KY Home Performance not only provides homeowners access to tools to reduce their homes’ energy use, it is adding new opportunities to the growing green jobs sector,” said Gov. Beshear. “Helping families find ways to save money and protect our environment while expanding job opportunities in the green energy sector make today’s announcement especially exciting. I strongly encourage homeowners to take advantage of this unique opportunity to make changes in their homes that will have a lasting impact.”

A custom IDX solution brings historic Louisville properties to residents and online home seekers...

EUGENE, OR - July 9, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Greg Fleischaker of Housing Associates Realtors has adopted the premier IDX Broker software from IDX, Inc. to make Louisville, Kentucky real estate listings more accessible and easier to search through on his professional website. Metro Search MLS listings are now displayed directly on the website, thanks to the unique IDX solution, which extracts raw listing data from Metro Search. Home seekers in and around Louisville can now experience the quickest and most thorough online property search, conveniently on the website of Fleischaker

A custom IDX solution speeds up the online real estate search process for Ohio...

EUGENE, OR - May 26, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- The newly added IDX Broker software has revolutionized Tyler Ertel's real estate website by combining his listings with properties listed on the Northern Kentucky MLS (NKAR). Ertel is a member of The Jim Huff Realty group, which has chosen to create an easy-to-use website where potential buyers can be matched with their perfect property. This change has simplified not only the way Ertel conducts business, but also the way his clients find the property that is right for them.

Tim Wilsons Real Estate Websites Efficiency Increases Thanks to Highly Customizable IDX Broker Software

EUGENE, OR - April 23, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- IDX, Inc. is eager to announce today's addition of Rector-Hayden Realtors' Tim Wilson to the constantly expanding group of real estate professionals choosing to update their real estate websites with customized IDX Broker software, allowing them to simplify the online home buying experience for their clients. As a member of the Lexington Bluegrass MLS (LBAR), Wilson can extract listing data for properties in and around Lexington, Kentucky, to post on his website. This feature gives home seekers the ability to examine all homes in the area, which is often lost in the online home search.

Attorney General Conway and State Partners Team with U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission to...

February 25, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attorney General Jack Conway, the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) today announced the launch of KY Kids Alert, a new statewide initiative to educate Kentucky parents and child care providers about the importance of child product recall information and to ensure that child care facilities across the Commonwealth receive these potentially lifesaving notices. As part of the KY Kids Alert initiative, approximately 1,500 Kentucky child care centers and certified family child care homes that have email addresses on file with CHFS will automatically be signed up to receive free child product recall alerts electronically from CPSC. Recall notices will also be mailed quarterly to the more than 1,400 child care facilities without an email address on file

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The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Single Tenant Net Leased Sherwin-Williams

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant net leased Sherwin-Williams property located at 8522 US-42 in Florence, Kentucky for $1,678,426. More...