Lane Boldman

Lane Boldman

Lane Boldman is executive director of the Kentucky Conservation Committee.


One of America’s last aluminum smelters just closed. Let’s rescue Kentucky’s from that fate.

By: - February 7, 2024

Since Ford Motor Co. announced a series of major electric vehicle battery plants, anchored in Kentucky and Tennessee, regional leaders have touted Western Kentucky as fertile ground for a clean energy supply chain. Yet a critical material essential to battery production and electric vehicles — aluminum — is slipping away and is at risk of […]