Product Content Labels

2018 Prospective Product Content Label
Residential and Small Commercial Customers

The product is sold in blocks of $5 per month, with a guaranteed minimum purchase of 300 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of Green Energy per month per block. The annual average for residential and small commercial customers for the year 2017 was 2,035 kWh per month per block.

The product will be made up of 100% renewable resources,
sourced from facilities operating in Kentucky and/or contiguous states. 1,2,3

Actual figures may vary according to resource availability. We will annually report to you before August 1 of next year in the form of a Historical Product Content Label the actual resource mix of the RECs you purchased.

2 New Renewables come from generation facilities that first began commercial operation in the last 15 years.

Eligible hydroelectric facilities are defined in the Green-e Energy National Standard (www.green-e.org/getcert_re_stan.shtml) and include facilities certified by the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) (www.lowimpacthydro.org) or EcoLogo (www.ecologo.org); and facilities comprised of a turbine in a pipeline or a turbine in an irrigation canal.

For comparison, the average (2016) mix of resources supplying Kentucky included: Coal (83%), Natural Gas (10%), Hydroelectric (4%), Petroleum (2%), Other Fossil Fuels (<1%), and Other Renewables (<1%). This resource mix was prepared in accordance with the U.S. EIA.

In 2016, the average home in the United States consumed 897 kWh per month. [Source: U.S. EIA, 2016]

For specific information about this product, please contact Kentucky Utilities by phone at 800-981-0600 or at lge-ku.com/green and Louisville Gas and Electric by phone at 800-331-7370 or at lge-ku.com/green.

Green-e Energy Certified

 

 


LG&E and KU Green Energy is Green-e Energy certified, and meets the environmental and consumer- protection standards set forth by the nonprofit Center for Resource Solutions. Learn more at www.green-e.org.

 

2018 Prospective Product Content Label
Large Commercial and Industrial Customers

The product is sold in blocks of $13 per month, with a guaranteed minimum purchase of 1,000 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of Green Energy per month per block. The annual average for large commercial and industrial customers for the year 2017 was 6,215 kWh per month per block.

The product will be made up of 100% renewable resources,
sourced from facilities operating in Kentucky and/or contiguous states. 1,2,3

Actual figures may vary according to resource availability. We will annually report to you before August 1 of next year in the form of a Historical Product Content Label the actual resource mix of the RECs you purchased.

New Renewables come from generation facilities that first began commercial operation in the last 15 years.

Eligible hydroelectric facilities are defined in the Green-e Energy National Standard (www.green-e.org/getcert_re_stan.shtml) and include facilities certified by the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) (www.lowimpacthydro.org) or EcoLogo (www.ecologo.org); and facilities comprised of a turbine in a pipeline or a turbine in an irrigation canal.

For comparison, the average (2016) mix of resources supplying Kentucky included: Coal (83%), Natural Gas (10%), Hydroelectric (4%), Petroleum (2%), Other Fossil Fuels (<1%), and Other Renewables (<1%). This resource mix was prepared in accordance with the U.S. EIA.

In 2016, the average home in the United States consumed 897 kWh per month. [Source: U.S. EIA, 2016]

For specific information about this product, please contact Kentucky Utilities by phone at 800-981-0600 or at lge-ku.com/green and Louisville Gas and Electric by phone at 800-331-7370 or at lge-ku.com/green.

Green-e Energy Certified

 

 


LG&E and KU Green Energy is Green-e Energy certified, and meets the environmental and consumer- protection standards set forth by the nonprofit Center for Resource Solutions. Learn more at www.green-e.org.

 

2017 HISTORIC PRODUCT CONTENT LABEL 1
Residential and Small Commercial Customers

The product is sold in blocks of $5 per month, with a guaranteed minimum purchase of 300 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of Green Energy per month per block. The annual average for residential and small commercial customers for the year 2017 was 2,035 kWh per month per block.

In 2017, the product was made up of the following renewable resources.

Green-e Energy Certified New2 Renewables in LG&E and KU Green Energy Generation Location
Wind 60% Illinois
Wind 34% Missouri
Biomass 6% Indiana

1. These figures reflect the resource mix of the RECs delivered to Green Energy customers in 2017.

2. New Renewables come from generation facilities that first began commercial operation in the last 15 years.

For comparison, the average (2016) mix of resources supplying Kentucky included: Coal (83%), Natural Gas (10%), Hydroelectric (4%), Petroleum (2%), Other Fossil Fuels (<1%), and Other Renewables (<1%). This resource mix was prepared in accordance with the U.S. EIA.

In 2016, the average home in the United States consumed 897 kWh per month.
[Source: U.S. EIA, 2016]

For specific information about this product, please contact Kentucky Utilities by phone at 800-981-0600 or at lge-ku.com/green and Louisville Gas and Electric by phone at 800-331-7370 or at lge-ku.com/green.

Green-e Energy Certified

 

 


LG&E and KU Green Energy is Green-e Energy certified, and meets the environmental and consumer-protection standards set forth by the nonprofit Center for Resource Solutions. Learn more at www.green-e.org.

 

2017 HISTORIC PRODUCT CONTENT LABEL 1
Large Commercial and Industrial Customers

The Large Green Energy product is sold in blocks of $13 per month, with a guaranteed minimum purchase of 1,000 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of Green Energy per month per block. The annual average for large commercial and industrial customers for the year 2017 was 6,215 kWh per month per block.

In 2017, the product was made up of the following renewable resources.

Green-e Energy Certified New2 Renewables in LG&E and KU Green Energy Generation Location
Wind 60% Illinois
Wind 34% Missouri
Biomass 6% Indiana

1. These figures reflect the resource mix of the RECs delivered to Green Energy customers in 2017.

2. New Renewables come from generation facilities that first began commercial operation in the last 15 years.

For comparison, the average (2016) mix of resources supplying Kentucky included: Coal (83%), Natural Gas (10%), Hydroelectric (4%), Petroleum (2%), Other Fossil Fuels (<1%), and Other Renewables (<1%). This resource mix was prepared in accordance with the U.S. EIA.

In 2016, the average home in the United States consumed 897 kWh per month.
[Source: U.S. EIA, 2016]

For specific information about this product, please contact Kentucky Utilities by phone at 800-981- 0600 or at lge-ku.com/green and Louisville Gas and Electric by phone at 800-331-7370 or at lge-ku.com/green.

Green-e Energy Certified

 

 


LG&E and KU Green Energy is Green-e Energy certified, and meets the environmental and consumer-protection standards set forth by the nonprofit Center for Resource Solutions. Learn more at www.green-e.org.