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  
6/16/2019 8:00:00 PM Kentucky Power Company Possible Cause:   Thunderstorms with high winds swept through Kentucky Power Company's Ashland service territory causing widespread power outages.
reported 6/17/2019 1:14:48 AM
CountyCustomers Out% County Out
Boyd 2951.13
Carter 45.33
Greenup 3882.02
Lawrence 56.62
6/16/2019 5:17:00 PM Blue Grass Energy Cooperative Corp. Possible Cause:   Severe Thunderstorms in the area; heavy rain, high winds, lightning
updated 6/17/2019 3:37:02 AM
CountyCustomers Out% County Out
Anderson 29.26
Bourbon 13.14
Franklin 2053.04
Harrison 47.48
Mercer 10.08
Nicholas 12.27
Scott 39.15


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