utility company http://wkms.org en KY Utilities Now Required to Notify Customers, Cities When Increasing Rates http://wkms.org/post/ky-utilities-now-required-notify-customers-cities-when-increasing-rates <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A new state law requires utility companies to notify customers and county and city commissions when increasing their rates.</span></p><p>Joint Sewer Agency Director John Hodges says KRS 65A also means the districts permitted to tax residents will have to publicly notify those residents and the commissions the utility serves.</p><p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 16:18:01 +0000 Lance Denee 41279 at http://wkms.org KY Utilities Now Required to Notify Customers, Cities When Increasing Rates 'On the Grid,' Regulations for Electric Utilities Part 3 http://wkms.org/post/grid-regulations-electric-utilities-part-3 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">In the third of three conversations with freelance writer Nancy Grant of Louisville, she and Kate discuss her series “On The Grid” for&nbsp;</span><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Kentucky Living</em><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;magazine, about how regulation Tue, 29 Oct 2013 21:58:17 +0000 Kate Lochte 36135 at http://wkms.org 'On the Grid,' Regulations for Electric Utilities Part 3 'On the Grid,' Regulations for Electric Utilities Part 2 http://wkms.org/post/grid-regulations-electric-utilities-part-2 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">In the second of three conversations with freelance writer Nancy Grant of Louisville, she and Kate discuss &nbsp;her series &ldquo;On The Grid&rdquo; for&nbsp;</span><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Kentucky Living</em><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;magazine, about how regulations keep the complex electric utility system running smoothly. In this conversation, they speak about the &#39;rules that keep the power flowing, how an invisible web of federal rules and regulations governs electric utility operations and affect your bills,&#39; an article written by Grant..&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.nancygrant.us/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">See more about Nancy&#39;s work on her website</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">.</span></p><p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 17:52:20 +0000 Kate Lochte 35424 at http://wkms.org 'On the Grid,' Regulations for Electric Utilities Part 2 'On the Grid,' How Regulations Keep Electric Utilities Running Smoothly http://wkms.org/post/grid-how-regulations-keep-electric-utilities-running-smoothly <p>In the first of three conversations with freelance writer Nancy Grant of Louisville, she and Kate discuss &nbsp;her series “On The Grid” for <em>Kentucky Living</em> magazine, about how regulations keep the complex electric utility system running smoothly. They speak about month's feature, which takes a look at how utility companies operated in the past, in order to understand the present and future. <a href="http://www.nancygrant.us/">See more about Nancy's work on her website</a>.</p><p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 19:58:22 +0000 Kate Lochte 34757 at http://wkms.org 'On the Grid,' How Regulations Keep Electric Utilities Running Smoothly TVA Board Chooses New CEO http://wkms.org/post/tva-board-chooses-new-ceo <p></p><p>The Tennessee Valley Authority’s board has chosen a former energy chief from North Carolina to succeed retiring Tom Kilgore as the chief executive of the nation’s largest public utility. Tue, 06 Nov 2012 13:07:55 +0000 Shelly Baskin & The Associated Press 24150 at http://wkms.org TVA Board Chooses New CEO TVA Will Not Raise Electricity Rates for Customers http://wkms.org/post/tva-will-not-raise-electricity-rates-customers <p>The Tennessee Valley Authority will keep electricity rates the same for customers in the coming fiscal year. TVA's board of directors voted today to approve an over eleven billion dollar budget without raising rate hikes for the fiscal year that begins October 1st. The federal utility provides electricity to 9 million people in seven states, including Kentucky and Tennessee. &nbsp;TVA CEO Tom Kilgore also announced at the meeting that he will be retiring after 6 years in the position. Thu, 16 Aug 2012 20:01:06 +0000 Shelly Baskin & The Associated Press 20876 at http://wkms.org TVA Will Not Raise Electricity Rates for Customers KY and TN Utility Companies Warn Customers of New Scam http://wkms.org/post/ky-and-tn-utility-companies-warn-customers-new-scam <p>Some utility companies in the region are warning customers to beware of a new scam that has emerged in Kentucky and Tennessee.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 11 Jul 2012 20:55:27 +0000 Dan Modlin (KPR) 19098 at http://wkms.org KY and TN Utility Companies Warn Customers of New Scam