EnerBlu announces plans to bring jobs, battery manufacturing plant to Eastern Kentucky. The company, currently based in Riverside, Calif., plans to build a $372 million plant in Pikeville. McClatchy Bevin-Hampton Administration/YouTube
EnerBlu announces plans to bring jobs, battery manufacturing plant to Eastern Kentucky. The company, currently based in Riverside, Calif., plans to build a $372 million plant in Pikeville. McClatchy Bevin-Hampton Administration/YouTube

Battery factory promises to recharge Eastern Kentucky economy after coal’s decline

December 15, 2017 11:21 AM