The Environment

We’re dedicated to protecting the environment, while delivering reliable and safe energy to our customers.

photo of a horse farm with a hazy field and fencing
Sheep at the solar field

Maintaining vegetation sustainably with solar sheep

Have ewe heard about our latest all-natural partnership? A team of woolly cool weed eaters from Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill is keeping the vegetation in check at our E.W. Brown solar facility, the largest of its kind in the state.

Environmental news

November 4, 2014
Louisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company today announced plans to submit requests for base rat...
July 22, 2014
On July 21, LG&E and KU Chief Operating Officer Paul W. Thompson announced with Gov. Steve Beshear, Kentucky Energy ...
May 21, 2014
On May 19, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency released its revised rule under the Clean Water Act, Section 316(b),...
January 28, 2014
Earlier this month, the polar vortex blew through the Bluegrass and has kept its strong winter grip on the area. But fiv...