KY Public Service Commission

Outage Reporting System

This site collects information about electrical and telecom outage incidents as reported by regulated electric and telecom utilities.

The most recently reported information regarding the number of customers per county and the utilities affected is available to the general public and emergency management agencies.

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Incidents within Past 24 Hours
Incident TimeCompany  
7/27/2014 11:15:00 AM Blue Grass Energy Cooperative Corp. Possible Cause:   Thunder Storms in the area
Comment: Blue Grass Energy experienced thunderstorms that have caused outages in several counties. corrected 7/27/2014 4:10:51 PM
CountyCustomers Out
Bourbon 2
Fayette 683
Franklin 15
Harrison 612
Jessamine 2
Robertson 3
Washington 1
7/27/2014 9:27:00 AM Kentucky Utilities Company Possible Cause:   Storms moving through the Central KY area earlier today.
Comment: Crews are working to repair and restore as quickly as possible. Approx. 800 customers remain out at this time. updated 7/27/2014 9:47:39 PM
CountyCustomers Out
Anderson 10
Fayette 780
Franklin 5
Owen 10
Scott 10
Woodford 20
7/26/2014 11:33:00 PM Kentucky Utilities Company Possible Cause:   Storms moved through the area at the time of the outage - cause was a tree limb on the line.
Comment: All 641 customers in the Versailles area were restored around 6am this morning (7/27/14). updated 7/27/2014 9:22:22 AM
CountyCustomers Out
7/26/2014 10:30:00 PM Salt River Electric Cooperative Corp. Possible Cause:   Strong storms passed through the area resulting in wide spread damage including transmission service
corrected 7/27/2014 11:11:50 AM
CountyCustomers Out
Bullitt 871
Nelson 136
Spencer 25
Washington 37
7/26/2014 10:15:00 PM Louisville Gas and Electric Company Possible Cause:   Strong storm with lightning and wind moved through the LG&E service territory.
Comment: Strong storm moved through the LG&E service territory. Resources currently working on restoration. updated 7/27/2014 10:31:14 PM
CountyCustomers Out
Bullitt 11
Jefferson 311
Meade 1
Oldham 24


Not all Utilities are required to report outages to the KY Public Service Commission. Estimate numbers per county may be incomplete.