The goal of the Lignite Energy Council’s public relations and marketing programs is to increase the public’s knowledge and improve the perception of our region’s lignite industry, adding to the effectiveness of the Council’s legislative and regulatory efforts.

By using videos, news media contacts, Web sites, advertising, news releases, and publications, the Lignite Energy Council disseminates factual, accurate information about the industry throughout the region.

Recent News

February 8th, 2023

Coal in the Classroom: St. Mary’s Academy

In early February, Lignite Council Director of Education and Marketing Retha Mattern, took the coal roadshow to classrooms at St. […]