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… Continue reading PSC Says 473,000 In Kentucky Without Power

Duke Energy Restoring Service In Southern Indiana

Tens of thousands of Duke Energy customers in southern Indiana are without electricity in the  wake of the ice storm. Company spokesman Lou Middleton says crews are in the field assessing the damage. “We are looking at just about 40,000  people out in Clarksville, about 16,700 who are out in the Corydon and Salem area,… Continue reading Duke Energy Restoring Service In Southern Indiana

Department of Insurance Offers Advice for Customers

While thousands of area residents are waiting for electric companies to restore power, many also are waiting for insurance claims adjusters to inspect their damaged properties. WFPL’s Elizabeth Kramer has more. The Kentucky Department of Insurance has been working to ease the process for claims adjusters coming to work from outside the state to inspect… Continue reading Department of Insurance Offers Advice for Customers

Windstorm Leaves Widespread Damage, Outages

Louisville Gas and Electric Company crews continue working to restore power to the more than 200,000 customers left without service following Sunday’s windstorm. Wind gusts in excess of 70 miles per hour brought down numerous trees and tree limbs across the region, and hundreds of power lines. LG and E Vice-President Chris Herman says it… Continue reading Windstorm Leaves Widespread Damage, Outages