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Louisville Gas & Electric and Kentucky Utilities (LG&E and KU) Energy provides total customer satisfaction with low-cost, high-value energy services.

  LG&E KU*
Customers Served:

407,000 (electric)
324,000 (gas)

521,000 (electric)
Service Area (counties): 16 Ky Counties 77 Ky Counties
Bond Rating: Baa1/A Baa1/A
Regulated By: Ky. PSC Ky. PSC

 

Electric Business
(12 Months ENDED December 31, 2016 — Average Price* per kWh)
Avg. Price** per Kwh LG&E KU*
  Residential 10.41 ¢ 9.87 ¢
  Commercial 9.46 ¢ 9.71 ¢
  Industrial 6.69 ¢ 6.13 ¢
Generating Capacity (Winter/Summer) 3,161MW/3,080MW 5,305MW/5,095MW
All-Time Peak (Winter/Summer) 2,096MW/2,852MW 5,112MW/4,354MW
Generation Source
  Coal 86.18% 76.30%**
  Natural Gas Combustion Turbine 8.32% 18.11%**
  Simple Cycle Combustion Turbine 3.01% 5.17%**
  Hydroelectric 2.45% 0.37%**
  Solar 0.04% 0.04%***

 

Gas Business
(12 Months ENDED December 31, 2016: Gas Deliveries (Thousands of Mcf))
Gas Deliveries (Thousands Of Mcf) LG&E
  Sales 29,040
  Transport 13,891
  Total 42,931
Average Price Per Mcf Sold
  Residential $10.36
  Commercial $8.17
  Industrial $7.03
Underground Storage Capability 25.90 Billion Cu.Ft.                  

*     Price/Kwh includes Kw (Demand) & customer charges. Fees not included: Franchise Fee, School & State Sales Taxes.
**   Includes Old Dominion Power, which is governed by the VA State Corporation Commission.
*** LG&E and KU plan to sell the renewable attribute of the solar generation by selling the associated RECs.