UPDATE- Report: Duke Energy To Purchase LG&E, KU

The Financial Times, quoting the news service mergermarket.com, reports that Duke Energy has “emegered as the winner” in an auction of E.ON U.S.’ Kentucky assets. Here’s the link. In Louisville, LG and E and Metro Government officials have declined to comment about the report. Duke officials also have not commented. The deal has been valued… Continue reading UPDATE- Report: Duke Energy To Purchase LG&E, KU

High Winds Leave Thousands In The Dark

Just days after utility crews restored service to hundreds of thousands of people left in the dark by the ice storm, wind gusts and thunderstorms have struck the region, causing more outages. As of 9:00pm Wednesday, some 37,000 LG and E customers were without¬†electricity and 44,000 Kentucky Utilities customers had no service. Duke Energy reported… Continue reading High Winds Leave Thousands In The Dark