Title: An ACT relating to geothermal wells.
Sponsor: Sen. Stan Humphries
Date Introduced: 12 February 2016
What Does It Do?Edit
SB171 amends previous statutes to define geothermal "vertical closed loop well" and "borehole." It then allows geothermal vertical closed loop wells and geothermal boreholes to be regulated by the Kentucky Cabinet for Energy and Environment and the Kentucky Water Well Certification Board.
What Are the Politics?Edit
This bill is mostly bipartisan.
Major Changes During ProcessEdit
Senate Bill 171 died, never making it out of committee.