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Anderson County - Powered by Blue Grass Energy

1201 Lexington Road
Nicholasville, KY 40340
P: +1 888-546-4243


Windstream Communication:
Windstream offers internet and home phone delivered over DSL in 99% of Nicholasville. Right now Windstream offers a 15 mbps plan for 34.99/mo.
AT&T Internet offers DSL internet and home phone services to roughly 16,000 people or 78% of people within Lawrenceburg. Right now AT&T offers a 18 mbps plan for 40/mo. 

Energy Utilities

For more than 79 years, Blue Grass Energy, a not-for-profit distribution cooperative, has delivered reliable energy services to over 55,000 member-owners in 23 counties in north and central Kentucky. Headquartered in Nicholasville, Blue Grass Energy has district offices in Richmond, Lawrenceburg, and Cynthiana. BGEnergy is provided with wholesale power from East Kentucky Power Cooperative, which also serves 15 other Kentucky co-ops.

Energy Utility Programs & Services

Simple Energy Tips:
Making your home more energy efficient doesn’t have to be expensive and time consuming. Download these how-to guides in PDF format on out website to learn easy ways to not only save money and energy, but also to create a more comfortable, healthy place to live. If you have questions, need assistance or would like to request a free home energy audit, call your local energy adviser.
Energy Library:
To see our Energy Library click here.
Together We Save:
This site features more than a dozen energy-efficiency interactive web applications linked to a virtual home tour, all designed to encourage co-op members throughout the country to take energy-saving actions now. Plus Touchstone Energy TV, showcasing energy-efficiency videos and the Energy Saving Forum, where members can post their own energy saving success stories and learn more information on how they can lower their energy bill.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Please, check out the FAQ section of our website here.
Videos on Energy Efficiency:
We have three helpful videos to help you save money by making small changes to your house. You can see the videos here.
Television Calculator:
Blue Grass Energy helps provide a TV calculator to see how much your TV is costing you annually. If you would like to take advantage of the calculator click here.
Here is our whole list of available rebates...
  • SimpleSaver
  • ENERGY STAR Appliance Rebates
  • Appliance Recycling
  • Button-Up Weatherization
  • Heat Pump Retrofit
  • HVAC Duct Seal
  • Commercial & Industrial Rebates

Size of Lines

Atmos Energy Corporation, headquartered in Dallas, is the country's largest, fully-regulated, natural-gas-only distributor, serving over three million natural gas distribution customers in over 1,400 communities in eight states from the Blue Ridge Mountains in the East to the Rocky Mountains in the West. Atmos Energy also manages company-owned natural gas pipeline and storage assets, including one of the largest intrastate natural gas pipeline systems in Texas.

* Best efforts, no guaranteed speed.
  Consumer Down Up Business Down Up
All Broadband Yes 1000 1000 Yes 1000 1000
Providers (14)
  Consumer Down Up Business Down Up
Aero Communications, LLC No 0 0 Yes 100 100
AT&T Services, Inc. Yes 1000 1000 No 0 0
Birch Communications, Inc. Yes 3 0.39 Yes 6 0.77
Blue Zoom WiFi Yes 15 4 Yes * *
Charter Communications, Inc. Yes 120 10 Yes 1000 1000
EarthLink Business, LLC No 0 0 Yes 1.50 1.50
GCI Communication Corp. No 0 0 Yes * *
HNS License Sub, LLC Yes 25 3 Yes * *
Kentucky RSA #3 Cellular General Partnership Yes 12 4 Yes * *
Kudu Systems, LLC Yes 6 1 No 0 0
NuVox, Inc. No 0 0 Yes 60 60
ViaSat, Inc. Yes 30 3 Yes * *
VSAT Systems, LLC Yes 2 1.30 Yes 2 1.30
Technologies (8)
  Consumer Down Up Business Down Up
ADSL2, ADSL2+ Yes 25 3 No 0 0
Asymmetric xDSL Yes 6 0.51 Yes 24 24
Cable Modem – DOCSIS 3.0 Yes 120 10 Yes * *
Optical Carrier / Fiber to the end user Yes 1000 1000 Yes 1000 1000
Other Copper Wireline Yes 3 0.39 Yes 1.50 1.50
Satellite Yes 30 3 Yes 2 1.30
Terrestrial Fixed Wireless Yes 15 4 Yes * *
VDSL Yes 25 5 No 0 0
View data for year:
Starting in 2012 the U.S. Energy Information Agency reduced the reporting requirements for “small utilities”. These utilities now submit just totals. No sector data is available after 2011 for these small utilities.
Natural gas prices are only available at the state level. Prices are average prices for the reporting period. EIA does not maintain data on the service territory of natural gas utilities.

Natural Gas Data (Price Per Thousand Cubic Feet)

State Commercial Residential Industrial
Kentucky $8.75 $10.87 $4.45