Resolution Takes Aim At LG&E Rate Increase Request

by Gabe Bullard A resolution addressing utility rate increases will be given first reading in Thursday’s Metro Council meeting. The Louisville Gas and Electric company is asking the Public Service Commission to approve a rate increase. for infrastructure improvements and to recoup losses from ice and wind storms. The resolution asks the PSC to deny […]

PSC To Hold Public Meetings On Rate Increase Requests

The Kentucky Public Service Commission will hold a series of public meetings in the coming months to discuss proposed rate increases from Louisville Gas and Electric and Kentucky Utilities. LG&E and KU are requesting the increases to cover the cost of infrastructure improvements and to recoup losses from ice and wind storms.

LG&E To Replace Thousands of Thermostats

LG&E is beginning the process of replacing some 12,500 thermostats it installed in homes and small businesses as part of a pilot project on energy conservation. Some of the thermostats have partially melted. LG&E spokesperson Chip Keeling says about eight thermostats have experienced problems, and there was a fire at a residence that received one […]