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LG&E and KU listed among Top 20 U.S. utilities for corporate facility investment, job creation

Site Selection Magazine, an international publication focused on economic development, has named Louisville Gas and Electric and Kentucky Utilities Company among an elite group of the Top 20 utilities in the United States for corporate facility investment and job creation in 2019. The evaluation included a field of approximately 3,300 electric utilities across the country. Eileen Saunders “It’s...

KODA celebrates record-setting year; 423 organs transplanted to save lives in 2018

Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates (KODA) had a record-setting year in 2018, saving more lives and giving more individuals the gift of living longer. The organ procurement organization cared for 134 organ donors resulting in 423 organs transplanted. These were the highest numbers of organ donors and organs transplanted in KODA’s 32-year history. Also, more than 30,000 lives were enhanced by the generosity...