PSC Says 473,000 In Kentucky Without Power

The Kentucky Public Service Commission says the ice storm that moved across Kentucky Tuesday and Wednesday has left 473,000 utility customers without electricity. That includes about 100,000 Louisville Gas and Electric Customers and more than 176,000 Kentucky Utilities customers. In southern Indiana, Duke Energy says more than 60,000 customers are without service and that number […]

Rate Settlement Reached With LG and E, KU

A settlement has been reached under which Louisville Gas and Electric Company’s new rates for natural gas and electricity would be less than originally requested. Company spokesperson Chris Whelan (WAY-lon) says under an agreement reached with the state attorney general’s office, the utility’s electric customers would see their monthly bill decrease by one dollar per […]

PSC: Brace For Higher Winter Heating Bills

The Kentucky Public Service Commission is advising homeowners to prepare for what could be a sharp increase in their heating bills this winter. PSC spokesperson Andrew Melnykovich says natural gas prices have hit levels not seen since 2005, when supplies were disrupted by hurricanes Katrina and Rita. But this time it’s not a supply problem that’s […]