State Hopes To Lure Energy Plant To Kentucky

Gov. Ernie Fletcher along with house and senate leaders will meet today with officials from Peabody Energy.

Kentucky leaders hope to get Peabody's president and chief executives to commit to building a plant in Kentucky.

Peabody has proposed to construct a $3 billion coal - gasification plant.

State lawmakers hope to lure the plant to Kentucky with $300 million in tax breaks.

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