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  1. Car hit utility pole, knocked out power in part of LexingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | WKYT

    ... .m. when a car hit a utility pole and knocked down power lines across South Broadway, investigators said. Kentucky Utilities crews were repairing the pole and power lines. Crews told WKYT it could be four or five hours before everything is fixed.

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  2. KPSC approves energy efficiency programs for customersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Grayson News Gazette

    The Kentucky Public Service Commission approved, on Friday, Nov. 14, plans filed by Louisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company to expand several of the utilities' most popular energy efficiency programs and to introduce a new option for customers. The approved program expansions and a new voluntary advanced meter service offering will be introduced to customers in 2015.

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  3. KPSC approves energy efficiency programs for customersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Grayson News Gazette

    The Kentucky Public Service Commission approved, on Friday, Nov. 14, plans filed by Louisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company to expand several of the utilities' most popular energy efficiency programs and to introduce a new option for customers. The approved program expansions and a new voluntary advanced meter service offering will be introduced to customers in 2015.

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  4. LG&E, KU think future looks bright for solar energyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Business Journal

    Executives from LG&E and Kentucky Utilities pitched a solar-fueled facility in central Kentucky to state regulators on Monday. The executives said the time is right for the companies to get into renewable energy but also acknowledged that the proposed $36 million project would generate less than 1 percent of customers' demand, WDRB reports.

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  5. More Than 13,000 Without Power In Lexington AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    According to the Kentucky Utilities website, more than 13,000 people in the Lexington area were left without power Monday morning following strong winds. KU's website reports 30 power outages have been reported affecting 13,767 customers.

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  6. Solar energy project gets first hearing before Kentucky regulatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... have been more clearly defined for Saturday's annual rivalry matchup. FRANKFORT, Ky. (WDRB) -- LG&E and Kentucky Utilities executives made their pitch for a solar-fueled facility to state regulators Monday, saying the time is right for the companies ...

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  7. High winds causing power outages across Central KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | WKYT

    Kentucky Utilities says falling limbs from high winds are causing scattered outages across the state. Crews are working safely & quickly to restore power.

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  8. Kentucky Utilities matching customer donations to families in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    To assist customers having trouble paying their heating bills, Kentucky Utilities is again matching residential customers' donations to Community WinterCare. With the match in effect through March 31, 2015, the utility encourages customers to consider making a tax-deductible donation by making a monthly pledge or a one-time contribution.

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  9. Utility company matching donations for heating helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Kentucky Utilities Company is accepting donations for customers who need help paying winter heating bills. According to company officials, KU will match residential customers' donations to Community WinterCare, the utility's primary heating assistance program, $1 for $1.

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  10. City opposes KU rate increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Middlesboro Daily News

    The city of Middlesboro is opposing a proposed rate increase by Kentucky Utilities and encouraging citizens to do the same. Speaking during the community development report at Tuesday's city council meeting, Councilman Lucas Carter said that KU has sent in a notice of intent to the Kentucky Public Service Commission to raise their rate by about 3.5 percent.

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  11. Fifth Time - Crane Inspection & Certification Bureau named Top...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... crane and rigging operations." Alan Sutton, a safety consultant with Louisville Gas and Electric Co. and Kentucky Utilities Co. stated, "Scott is a great fit for the safety culture of our company and our no-compromise approach to safety". CICB's ...

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  12. Heating assistance program funds available for residents in need during frigid winter monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Grayson News Gazette

    Winter is several days away, but with snow falling and temperatures in the region dipping below freezing, area residents are already beginning to feel the chill of the colder season. To assist customers who may have difficulty paying their heating bills during the winter months, Kentucky Utilities Company is once again matching residential customers' donations to Community WinterCare, the utility's primary heating assistance program, $1 for $1.

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  13. Deadline nears for LIHEAP heating assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | WKYT

    ... manually adjusting the temperature of your home, a programmable thermostat can save up to 12% on your Kentucky Utilities bill each month. According to KU, one of the best ways to save money on energy use is to turn the thermostat down by about two ...

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  14. Surcharge rising for utilities' efficiency planRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | WKRN

    The Kentucky Public Service Commission has approved a new energy efficiency plan for Kentucky Utilities and Louisville Gas & Electric that will mean an increase in the monthly surcharge for the conservation program. The PSC approved continuation or expansion by the utilities of 10 existing programs for residential or commercial customers, such as incentives for high-efficiency air conditioners, heat pumps and appliances.

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  15. PSC OKs energy efficiency plan for KU, LG&ERead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    The Kentucky Public Service Commission has approved a revised slate of residential and commercial energy efficiency and demand side management programs for Kentucky Utilities Co. and Louisville Gas & Electric Co.

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  16. KPSC Approves Energy Efficiency Programs for CustomersRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    The Kentucky Public Service Commission approved today plans filed by Louisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company to expand several of the utilities' most popular energy efficiency programs and to introduce a new option for customers. The approved program expansions and a new voluntary advanced meter service offering will be introduced to customers in 2015.

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  17. LIHEAP heating assitance available nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | WKYT

    ... creeps towards Central Kentucky, folks are considering ways to cut down the cost of their heating bills. Kentucky Utilities wants to raise rates and at the same time, the state Public Service Commission says we can expect to pay 4.5% more this ...

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  18. PPL Corp. to cut 450 jobs, CEO says in announcing 21 percent...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | NJ.com

    The PPL Corp.'s PPL Building and PPL Plaza are seen at Ninth and Hamilton streets in Allentown. The Allentown -based company says it employs about 17,000 at its three utilities - PPL Electric Utilities, Western Power Distribution and Louisville Gas & Electric and Kentucky Utilities - and related companies.

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  19. KU requests rate adjustment for new generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Grayson News Gazette

    Kentucky Utilities Company anticipates submitting a request for a base rate adjustment Nov. 26 with the Kentucky Public Service Commission, in large part, to recover costs associated with Kentucky's first natural gas combined-cycle generating unit as well as other infrastructure projects to continue to improve reliability. Due to environmental mandates issued by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, KU, and its sister company Louisville Gas and Electric Company, announced in 2011 the retirement of 13 percent, 800 megawatts, of their older coal-fired generation.

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  20. KU Expects Power Restored, North Broadway To Be Reopened ByRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A representative from Kentucky Utilities confirms that there are still 35 customers without power after an accident that knocked down a utility pole. All inbound and outbound lanes of North Broadway near Sixth Street in Lexington were shut down until well into the evening hours Wednesday as crews worked to replace a utility pole that was hit by a semi truck.

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