Directory of Power Plants in Kentucky

List of All Kentucky Power Plants

Displaying Results 1 to 49 of 49
Plant NameUtilityLocationBalancing AuthorityAnnual GenerationPlant DateLast UpdateFuel Types
BarkleyUSCE-Nashville DistrictKuttawa, KYTennessee Valley Authority (TVA)691.2 GWhDec 1965Dec 2022 Water
Bavarian LFGTEEast Kentucky Power Coop, IncWalton, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)33.0 GWhAug 2003Dec 2022 Landfill Gas
Blue Ridge GeneratingNorth American Biofuels, LLCIrvine, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)3.3 GWhOct 2013Mar 2024 Landfill Gas
Bluegrass Generating StationEast Kentucky Power Coop, IncLaGrange, KYLouisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company (LGEE)212.0 GWhMay 2002Dec 2022 Natural Gas : 94.0% Distillate Fuel Oil : 6.0%
Calvert CityDTE Calvert City LLCCalvert City, KYTennessee Valley Authority (TVA)227.9 GWhMar 2000Mar 2024 Natural Gas
Cane RunLouisville Gas & Electric CoLouisville, KYLouisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company (LGEE)5.2 TWhApr 1962Feb 2024 Natural Gas
Cannelton Hydroelectric PlantAmerican Mun Power-Ohio, IncHawesville, KYMidcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. (MISO)527.6 GWhDec 2015Dec 2022 Water
CooperEast Kentucky Power Coop, IncSomerset, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)556.2 GWhJan 1965Mar 2024 Bituminous Coal : 99.6%
Cooperative Solar OneEast Kentucky Power Coop, IncWinchester, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)13.4 GWhOct 2017Dec 2022 Solar
Cox Waste to EnergyCox Interior IncCampbellsville, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)1.1 GWhDec 1994Dec 2022 Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Crittenden Solar FacilityDuke Energy Kentucky IncDry Ridge, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)4.7 GWhNov 2017Dec 2022 Solar
D B WilsonBig Rivers Electric CorpCentertown, KYMidcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. (MISO)3.0 TWhAug 1984Mar 2024 Bituminous Coal : 98.9% Distillate Fuel Oil : 1.1%
Dix DamKentucky Utilities CoHarrodsburg, KYLouisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company (LGEE)69.6 GWhOct 1925Dec 2022 Water
E W BrownKentucky Utilities CoHarrodsburg, KYLouisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company (LGEE)1.3 TWhApr 1957Mar 2024 Bituminous Coal : 91.7% Natural Gas : 6.8% Solar : 1.4%
East BendDuke Energy Kentucky IncUnion, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)2.7 TWhFeb 1981Mar 2024 Bituminous Coal : 99.3% Distillate Fuel Oil : 0.7%
GhentKentucky Utilities CoGhent, KYLouisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company (LGEE)10.7 TWhJan 1974Mar 2024 Bituminous Coal : 99.9%
Glasgow LFGTEEast Kentucky Power Coop, IncGlasgow, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)4.4 GWhNov 2015Dec 2022 Landfill Gas
Green City Recovery, LLCGreen City Recovery, LLCGeorgetown, KYLouisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company (LGEE)1.3 GWhDec 2015Dec 2022 Landfill Gas
Green Valley LFGTEEast Kentucky Power Coop, IncAshland, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)17.7 GWhAug 2003Dec 2022 Landfill Gas
H L SpurlockEast Kentucky Power Coop, IncMaysville, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)8.3 TWhAug 1977Mar 2024 Bituminous Coal : 98.8% Tire-derived Fuels : 1.1%
Hardin County LFGTEEast Kentucky Power Coop, IncElizabethtown, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)11.9 GWhDec 2005Dec 2022 Landfill Gas
J K SmithEast Kentucky Power Coop, IncWinchester, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)580.8 GWhDec 1998Mar 2024 Natural Gas : 99.9%
Kentucky DamTennessee Valley AuthorityGrand Rivers, KYTennessee Valley Authority (TVA)1.3 TWhAug 1944Mar 2024 Water
Kentucky MillsDomtar Paper Company LLCHawesville, KYMidcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. (MISO)376.0 GWhMay 2001Dec 2022 Black Liquor : 66.2% Wood/Wood Waste Solids : 32.6% Natural Gas : 1.3%
L'Oreal Solar - FlorenceL'Oreal USA Products IncFlorence, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)2.8 GWhJun 2017Dec 2022 Solar
Laurel DamUSCE-Nashville DistrictLondon, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)87.4 GWhOct 1977Dec 2022 Water
Laurel Ridge LFGTEEast Kentucky Power Coop, IncLily, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)11.4 GWhAug 2003Dec 2022 Landfill Gas
LGE-KU Solar Share Facility SimpsonvilleKentucky Utilities CoSimpsonville, KYLouisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company (LGEE)1.0 MWhJun 2019Dec 2022 Solar
Marshall Energy FacilityTennessee Valley AuthorityCalvert City, KYTennessee Valley Authority (TVA)134.5 GWhMay 2002Mar 2024 Natural Gas : 99.8%
Matilda Hamilton Fee Hydroelectric StationLock 12 Hydro Partners, LLCRavenna, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)8.7 GWhAug 2021Dec 2022 Water
Meldahl Hydroelectric ProjectCity of Hamilton - (OH)Foster, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)622.1 GWhDec 2015Dec 2022 Water
Mill Creek (KY)Louisville Gas & Electric CoLouisville, KYLouisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company (LGEE)8.4 TWhJul 1972Mar 2024 Bituminous Coal : 99.7%
Morehead Generating FacilityNorth American Biofuels, LLCMorehead, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)7.7 GWhOct 2019Dec 2022 Landfill Gas
Mother Ann LeeLock 7 Hydro Partners LLCHarrodsburg, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)8.1 GWhFeb 2007Dec 2022 Water
Ohio FallsLouisville Gas & Electric CoShippingport Island, KYLouisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company (LGEE)304.5 GWhDec 1927Dec 2022 Water
Paddys RunLouisville Gas & Electric CoLouisville, KYLouisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company (LGEE)56.1 GWhMay 1968Mar 2024 Natural Gas
ParadiseTennessee Valley AuthorityDrakesboro, KYTennessee Valley Authority (TVA)7.2 TWhApr 1963Mar 2024 Natural Gas
Paris (KY)City of Paris - (KY)Paris, KYLouisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company (LGEE)49.3 MWhNov 1934Dec 2022 Distillate Fuel Oil
Pendleton County LFGTEEast Kentucky Power Coop, IncButler, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)22.1 GWhJan 2007Dec 2022 Landfill Gas
PPS Power Plant No 1Paducah Power SystemPaducah, KYLouisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company (LGEE)74.1 GWhMay 2010Dec 2022 Natural Gas
R D GreenBig Rivers Electric CorpRobards, KYMidcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. (MISO)217.9 GWhNov 1979Mar 2024 Natural Gas
Riverside Generating LLCRiverside Generating Co LLCCatlettsburg, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)543.8 GWhJun 2001Jan 2024 Natural Gas
ShawneeTennessee Valley AuthorityWest Paducah, KYTennessee Valley Authority (TVA)5.4 TWhMar 1953Mar 2024 Subbituminous Coal : 99.4%
Smithland Hydroelectric PlantAmerican Mun Power-Ohio, IncSmithland, KYMidcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. (MISO)467.3 GWhJun 2017Mar 2024 Water
SR Turkey Creek, LLCSR Turkey Creek, LLCLancaster, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)119.0 GWhOct 2022Mar 2024 Solar
Trimble CountyLouisville Gas & Electric CoBedford, KYLouisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company (LGEE)8.3 TWhNov 1990Mar 2024 Bituminous Coal : 79.0% Subbituminous Coal : 13.5% Natural Gas : 7.4%
Walton 1 Solar FacilityDuke Energy Kentucky IncWalton, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)3.2 GWhNov 2017Dec 2022 Solar
Walton 2 Solar FacilityDuke Energy Kentucky IncWalton, KYPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)3.3 GWhNov 2017Dec 2022 Solar
Wolf CreekUSCE-Nashville DistrictJamestown, KYTennessee Valley Authority (TVA)1.0 TWhSep 1951Dec 2022 Water

Browse Power Plants By Kentucky Counties

Figures are based on December 2022 generation numbers.
CountyState RankActive PlantsDec 2022 Generation
Barren County, KY# 3014.4 GWh
Boone County, KY# 842.7 TWh
Bourbon County, KY# 33149.3 MWh
Bracken County, KY# 141622.1 GWh
Carroll County, KY# 2110.7 TWh
Clark County, KY# 153594.2 GWh
Estill County, KY# 25311.9 GWh
Garrard County, KY# 211119.0 GWh
Grant County, KY# 2914.7 GWh
Greenup County, KY# 24217.7 GWh
Hancock County, KY# 123903.7 GWh
Hardin County, KY# 26111.9 GWh
Jefferson County, KY# 1614.0 TWh
Kenton County, KY# 2826.6 GWh
Laurel County, KY# 22298.8 GWh
Lawrence County, KY# 172543.8 GWh
Livingston County, KY# 181467.3 GWh
CountyState RankActive PlantsDec 2022 Generation
Lyon County, KY# 131691.2 GWh
Marshall County, KY# 931.7 TWh
Mason County, KY# 428.3 TWh
McCracken County, KY# 625.4 TWh
Mercer County, KY# 1031.4 TWh
Muhlenberg County, KY# 527.2 TWh
Ohio County, KY# 713.0 TWh
Oldham County, KY# 191212.0 GWh
Pendleton County, KY# 23122.1 GWh
Pulaski County, KY# 161556.2 GWh
Rowan County, KY# 2717.7 GWh
Russell County, KY# 1111.0 TWh
Scott County, KY# 3111.3 GWh
Shelby County, KY# 3411.0 MWh
Taylor County, KY# 3211.1 GWh
Trimble County, KY# 318.3 TWh
Webster County, KY# 203172.0 GWh