Join our Green Energy program to make a difference

For as little as $5 a month, you can help regional renewable energy operators offset the higher cost of sustainable electric generation. Because renewable energy costs more to develop, voluntary purchases of Green Energy certificates are for now the strongest means of growing renewable energy sources in and around Kentucky by helping to pay the additional costs.

Participants are already making a difference.

Customers have purchased 239,889 Renewable energy
certificates to date
Supporting Renewable generation sources
EQUATES TO PLANTING 5,360,026 Tree Seedlings*
Green-e Energy Certified

*Statistics above represent 239,889 RECs purchased through the LG&E and KU Green Energy program from June 2007 to January 2014. Calculations provided by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Green Power Equivalency Calculator and equate to the carbon sequestered from 5,360,026 tree seedlings grown for 10 years. Actual product mix varies from year to year and can be found at RECs are purchased from regional renewable energy operators and are all third party-certified by Green-e Energy®, the nation’s leading independent consumer protection program for the sale of renewable energy. For more information on Green-e Energy certification requirements, call 1-888-63-GREEN or log on to