News

  • Open Letter to Our Customers November 20, 2009 - 3:47 pm
    This has been a summer to remember at PES.  While the season began with Pulaski's Board of Mayor and Alderman considering a bond request for PES capital projects, including our new SmartGrid effort, it has ended with new leadership at PES and a rededication to serve our customers in Giles County.
  • Fuel Cost Adjustment Reduced for Third Straight Quarter May 26, 2009 - 9:26 am

    TVA announced on May 15 that the quarterly fuel cost adjustment will decrease for the third straight quarter for billing periods beginning July 1. This decrease, in addition to reductions on Jan. 1 and April 1, will more than offset the 17-percent FCA increase in October 2008.

    Overall, the decrease for the fourth quarter of the 2009 fiscal year will be a 4.1-percent reduction on total average wholesale rates, which brings the FCA to its to its lowest level in more than a year.

  • TVA Announces Another Fuel Cost Decrease in April February 17, 2009 - 10:25 am

    TVA today announced the second consecutive decrease in its quarterly fuel cost adjustment for billing periods beginning April 1, 2009.

    While savings will vary across the Tennessee Valley, residential consumers can expect a decrease that ranges from about $4 to $9 in their monthly power bills. Retail billing periods for TVA power distributors also vary, so some April bills will include March usage at the lower rate.

  • Power Outage Under Investigation January 21, 2009 - 10:46 am

    Residents of the Campbellsville, Liberty and Rose Hill areas were without power on Friday, January 16 due to suspicious cirumstances.

    On a very cold morning, power went off at 6:46 a.m. for approximately 750 customers in northwest Giles County. Crews were able to restore service to the majority of those affected by 7:28 a.m. Approximately 70 people had to wait until 8:41 a.m. for their power to be restored.

  • PES Surges Ahead with use of Distribution Design Studio January 9, 2009 - 7:14 pm

    PES was an early adopter of Distribution Design Studio (DDS), software from Itron used to improve the distribution design process and reduce the redundancy of construction drawings and staking sheets both in the field and in the office. Further building on this effort, in the best interest of its customers, PES began looking for ways to leverage its existing technologies with DDS, helping to keep prices low—an ultimate benefit to its ratepayers.

  • TVA Announces Fuel Cost Decrease in January 2009 November 21, 2008 - 5:13 pm

    Because the fuel cost adjustment is a per kilowatt-hour charge, the amount that consumers will save depends on the amount of energy they use.  While savings will vary across the Tennessee Valley, residential consumers can expect a decrease ranging from about $4 to $8 in their monthly power bills.