Louisville Gas & Electric

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Louisville Gas & Electric Rate & Electric Bills

Louisville Gas & Electric residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.122/kWh$0.096/kWh$157.53/mo.$72.44/mo.
1318th11.72¢Louisville Gas & Electric's Average residential price per kWh
1325th$107.33Average monthly electricity bill for Louisville Gas & Electric's residential customers

About Louisville Gas & Electric

Louisville Gas & Electric is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky and supplies electricity in 2 states in the US. With 427,958 customers, the supplier supplies electricity to 547 industrial properties, 51,388 commercial accounts and 376,023 residential customers. On average, Louisville Gas & Electric charges their customers a residential electricity rate of 11.72 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 14.29% below the US average price of 13.67 cents. This makes the company 1318th out of 2922 providers in the US for lowest average electricity rate. In 2020 the company sold 11,014,238.85 megawatt hours to end users (known as retail sales). Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 11,999,997.53 of them were produced by facilities owned by Louisville Gas & Electric and 1,760,715.4 megawatt hours were obtained by way of the wholesale market. The company had $1,183,696,186 in 2020. Exactly $67,648,310.2 of that revenue came from sales to wholesale electricity customers and $1,094,183,575.8 came from sales to residential electricity customers.

Patrons of the supplier pay an average monthly residential power bill of $107.33. This is 11.28% below the national average of $120.98. Dams and other hydroelectric facilities owned by the electricity company generate 262,720 megawatt hours, making the provider the 63rd largest producer of hydroelectric power in the United States out of 3510 providers. The supplier is the 142nd highest out of 3510 providers in the US for megawatt hours generated from natural gas. The provider generates a total of 19,967,983.09 megawatt hours from the burning of coal. This ranks them the 25th highest producer out of 3510 electric suppliers in the nation

Louisville Gas & Electric Net Metering

Louisville Gas & Electric gives customers the ability to take advantage of net metering. Installation of solar panels and alternative electricity sources is often prohibitively priced for private individuals. Net metering allows purchasers of these electricity sources to sell excess electricity back into the grid, making the installation of these alternative sources more financially friendly.

Energy Loss

Energy loss is a part of life when working with electricity transmission. Louisville Gas & Electric currently averages a loss of approximately 3.06% of the aggregate electricity they produce. This percentage of loss earns them a rank of 381st best out of 3510 companies who report energy loss in the country.

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Quick Facts About Louisville Gas & Electric

Louisville Gas & Electric generates 1.20% of their electricity from renewable fuel sources, which ranks them 419th out of the 3510 suppliers we track in the United States.

Louisville Gas & Electric is the 68th largest producer of electricity in the nation out of 3510 suppliers, producing 21,849,091.26 megawatt hours.

Louisville Gas & Electric is the 58th largest producer of megawatt hours from non-renewable fuels in the US out of 3510 suppliers.

Louisville Gas & Electric ranks 239th in the country out of 3510 suppliers for total megawatt hours generated from solar energy.

Based on megawatt hours produced, Louisville Gas & Electric is the 68th largest supplier out of 3510 in the nation.

Energy Loss

Louisville Gas & Electric's energy loss due to business operations.

-3.06%

Total Energy Loss

671,098MWh

381 National Rank

Louisville Gas & Electric Energy Makeup

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Louisville Gas & Electric State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Kentucky427,9581,141,060,9233100%
Ohio15,558,00073

Louisville Gas & Electric County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Bullitt County82,21739.51$107.67/mo
Hardin County110,702410.83$124.33/mo
Jefferson County782,969111.61$107.32/mo
Meade County30,003211.94$117.34/mo
Oldham County67,607411.56$111.41/mo
Pike County27,0885915.62$136.41/mo

Power Plants Owned by Louisville Gas & Electric

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Trimble County KY Coal 9,472,738.028,226,213,880.6868.41
Louisville/Jefferson County metro government KY Coal 7,303,209.017,219,848,975.33988.59
Madison IN Coal 5,075,3985,130,696,089.121,010.9
Gallia County OH Coal 4,850,2744,787,733,686.22987.11
Louisville/Jefferson County metro government KY Natural Gas 4,808,5691,745,477,890.24362.99
Mercer County KY Coal 1,222,0201,240,320,739.31,014.98
Jefferson County KY Conventional Hydroelectric 262,720
Louisville/Jefferson County metro government KY Natural Gas 49,69537,065,593.6745.86

Louisville Gas & Electric Fuel Makeup

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
91.39%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
7.34%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
1.20%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.07%
SOLAR
Solar
0.00%

Cities Louisville Gas & Electric Has Coverage

  • Anchorage, KY
  • Audubon Park, KY
  • Bancroft, KY
  • Barbourmeade, KY
  • Beaver, OH
  • Beechwood Village, KY
  • Bellemeade, KY
  • Bellewood, KY
  • Blue Ridge Manor, KY
  • Brandenburg, KY
  • Briarwood, KY
  • Broeck Pointe, KY
  • Brownsboro Farm, KY
  • Brownsboro Village, KY
  • Cambridge, KY
  • Coldstream, KY
  • Creekside, KY
  • Crestwood, KY
  • Crossgate, KY
  • Douglass Hills, KY
  • Druid Hills, KY
  • Fincastle, KY
  • Forest Hills, KY
  • Fox Chase, KY
  • Glenview, KY
  • Glenview Hills, KY
  • Glenview Manor, KY
  • Goose Creek, KY
  • Goshen, KY
  • Graymoor-Devondale, KY
  • Green Spring, KY
  • Hebron Estates, KY
  • Heritage Creek, KY
  • Hickory Hill, KY
  • Hills and Dales, KY
  • Hillview, KY
  • Hollow Creek, KY
  • Hollyvilla, KY
  • Houston Acres, KY
  • Hurstbourne, KY
  • Hurstbourne Acres, KY
  • Indian Hills, KY
  • Jeffersontown, KY
  • Kingsley, KY
  • Langdon Place, KY
  • Lincolnshire, KY
  • Louisville, KY
  • Lyndon, KY
  • Lynnview, KY
  • Manor Creek, KY
  • Maryhill Estates, KY
  • Meadow Vale, KY
  • Meadowbrook Farm, KY
  • Meadowview Estates, KY
  • Middletown, KY
  • Mockingbird Valley, KY
  • Moorland, KY
  • Mount Washington, KY
  • Muldraugh, KY
  • Murray Hill, KY
  • Norbourne Estates, KY
  • Northfield, KY
  • Norwood, KY
  • Old Brownsboro Place, KY
  • Orchard Grass Hills, KY
  • Parkway Village, KY
  • Pewee Valley, KY
  • Piketon, OH
  • Pioneer Village, KY
  • Plantation, KY
  • Poplar Hills, KY
  • Prospect, KY
  • Richlawn, KY
  • River Bluff, KY
  • Riverwood, KY
  • Rolling Fields, KY
  • Rolling Hills, KY
  • Seneca Gardens, KY
  • Shepherdsville, KY
  • Shively, KY
  • South Park View, KY
  • Spring Mill, KY
  • Spring Valley, KY
  • St. Matthews, KY
  • St. Regis Park, KY
  • Strathmoor Manor, KY
  • Strathmoor Village, KY
  • Sycamore, KY
  • Ten Broeck, KY
  • Thornhill, KY
  • Watterson Park, KY
  • Waverly, OH
  • Wellington, KY
  • West Buechel, KY
  • West Point, KY
  • Westwood, KY
  • Wildwood, KY
  • Windy Hills, KY
  • Woodland Hills, KY
  • Woodlawn Park, KY
  • Worthington Hills, KY

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

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Louisville Gas & Electric FAQ:

What percentage of Louisville Gas & Electric's electricity is generated using renewable fuels?

Electric production facilities owned by or associated with Louisville Gas & Electric produce 1.20% of their electricity using renewable fuels.

Who is the CEO of Louisville Gas & Electric?

Louisville Gas & Electric's current CEO is Lonnie Bellar.

What is the phone number for Louisville Gas & Electric?

You can reach Louisville Gas & Electric by phone via (800) 331-7370.

What cities does Louisville Gas & Electric provider electricity to?

Louisville Gas & Electric has customers in 101 cities throughout the nation including Ohio and Kentucky.

What company is Louisville Gas & Electric owned by?

Louisville Gas & Electric is owned by PPL Electric Utilities.

How much is the average bundled bill for Louisville Gas & Electric customers each month?

Currently, the average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Louisville Gas & Electric is $107.33. The nationwide average is $120.98 for bundled service.

Does Louisville Gas & Electric have any subsidiary companies?

Ohio Valley Electric Corporation is owned by Louisville Gas & Electric.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Louisville Gas & Electric?

Louisville Gas & Electric owns or is associated with 8 power plants.

How many states does Louisville Gas & Electric offer service in?

Louisville Gas & Electric provides electricity to customers in 2 states.

How many counties does Louisville Gas & Electric provider electricity to?

Louisville Gas & Electric supplies electricity to customers in 6 counties.

What is the average BUNDLED electricity rate for Louisville Gas & Electric customers?

Louisville Gas & Electric's current average BUNDLED electricity rate is 11.72 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average US BUNDLED rate of 13.67 cents.

What percentage of Louisville Gas & Electric's electricity is produced from nonrenewable fuel sources?

Louisville Gas & Electric generates 98.80% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel sources.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-08-01