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S&P Raises Big Rivers’ Credit Rating to BB+, Following Raises by Moody’s to Ba1 and Fitch to an Investment Grade Rating of BBB-

January 16, 2019 S&P Global Ratings raised its issuer credit rating on Big Rivers Electric Corp. (BREC), Ky. to ‘BB+’ from ‘BB’. At the same time, S&P Global Ratings raised its rating on Ohio County, Ky.’s $83.3 million pollution control refunding revenue bonds, series 2010A (Big Rivers Electric Corp. Project), issued for BREC, to ‘BB+’Continue Reading

Big Rivers and ET&S Recognized for Safety Awards

Big Rivers Electric Corporation received two employee safety recognitions from the Kentucky Labor Cabinet and Kentucky Employers’ Mutual Insurance (KEMI) on Tuesday. Big Rivers’ ET&S (Energy Transmission and Substation) location earned its 2nd Governor’s Safety and Health Award. The company was also selected as a KEMI Destiny Award recipient for its second consecutive year.  Continue Reading

Sebree Station Receives 13th Governor’s Safety and Health Award

Big Rivers Electric Corporation in Robards Presented Governor’s Safety and Health Award Alexandria Englen – alexandria.englen@ky.gov   Robards, Ky. (December 14, 2017) – Labor Cabinet Deputy Secretary Mike Nemes visited Big Rivers Electric Corporation – Sebree Station in Robards today to present a Governor’s Safety and Health Award for the 3,069,227 production hours worked without a lost-timeContinue Reading

Wilson Station Awarded 15th Governor’s Safety and Health Award

Centertown, Ky. (November 30, 2017) – Labor Cabinet Workplace Standards Commissioner Ervin Dimeny visited Big Rivers Electric Corporation – Wilson Station in Centertown today to present a Governor’s Safety and Health Award for the 250,047 production hours worked without a lost-time incident by employees. Labor Cabinet Secretary Derrick Ramsey congratulated Wilson Station on its 15th award of this kind.Continue Reading

Headquarters Earns Big Rivers’ 43rd Governor’s Safety Award

VIEW PDF VERSION OF PRESS RELEASE HERE   COMMONWEALTH OF KENTUCKY LABOR CABINET FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jarrad Hensley (502) 564-3219 Jarrad.Hensley@ky.gov   Big Rivers Electric Corporation in Henderson Presented Governor’s Safety and Health Award Employees completed over 1,250,639 production hours without a lost-time incident HENDERSON, Ky. (July 6, 2017) – Labor Cabinet Deputy SecretaryContinue Reading