PPL At A Glance
As a FORTUNE 500 company and one of the largest utility companies in the United States, our companies in Kentucky and Pennsylvania are committed to providing essential energy in extraordinary ways, and we deliver.
More than 2.5 million utility customers
More than 5,600 employees
About 7,500 megawatts of regulated generation capacity
More than 83,000 miles of electric and gas lines
36 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity delivered
PPL Corporation and the PPL family of companies power the lives and businesses of more than 2.5 million customers in the United States. Our companies are addressing challenges head on, building a smarter, more reliable, more resilient grid and advancing a cleaner energy future.
PPL Electric Utilities
PPL Electric Utilities provides electricity distribution and transmission services to about 1.4 million customers in central and eastern Pennsylvania and consistently ranks among the best companies for customer satisfaction in the U.S. The company maintains more than 48,000 miles of power lines and is an industry leader in using automated power restoration technology to strengthen reliability.
Louisville Gas and Electric and Kentucky Utilities
Louisville Gas and Electric Company (LG&E) and Kentucky Utilities Company (KU) are regulated utilities engaged in the generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity in Kentucky and Virginia. They serve nearly 1.3 million customers and have consistently ranked among the best companies for customer service in the U.S. LG&E and KU operate about 7,500 megawatts of power generation. In addition, LG&E is engaged in the distribution and sale of natural gas.
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Careers at PPL
Help Us Build Tomorrow’s Energy Infrastructure
We understand that the future won’t build itself. That’s why each day, our employees come to work intent on making lives better for the people we serve and advancing a smarter, cleaner energy future.
PPL Corporation completes sale of U.K. utility business, resulting in net cash proceeds of $10.4 billion
This concludes the first of two strategic transactions announced in March to reposition PPL as a leading, high-growth, U.S.-focused energy company.
PPL has set a more aggressive carbon reduction goal of at least 80% from 2010 levels by 2050 and has accelerated its previous 70% goal by 10 years to 2040. PPL expects to achieve the reductions through a variety of actions.