News

  • Fiscal Year 2011 Budget May 27, 2010 - 2:44 pm

    The PES Board adopted the organization's budget for fiscal year ending June 30, 2011. The full budget can be downloaded here. This budget projects total revenue of nearly $42.9 million and total expenses of $42.6 million. This year's budget shows a decrease in operations and maintenance expenses when compared to the previous year, but an increase in capital spending.

  • PES Weathers the Storm May 3, 2010 - 9:30 am

    This weekend’s weather did not create significant problems for Pulaski Electric System. PES responded to seven outages over the weekend.  The largest affected 1,005 customers early Sunday morning.

  • PES Board Approves Rate Increase April 27, 2010 - 1:59 pm

    At its regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, April 27th, the Pulaski Electric System’s (PES) Board of Directors approved a 2% rate adjustment to take effect October 1, 2010.  This rate increase was adopted in anticipation of changes in TVA’s wholesale rate structure scheduled to take effect October 1.

  • PES Named Innovative Utility March 13, 2010 - 12:09 am

    PES Energize was awarded 2010 Metering International's Excellence Award for Innovation for its automated metering infrastructure (AMI) project leveraging its state-of-the-art fiber optic network.  While originally built to provide broadband services to the businesses and residents of Pulaski, this network is now being used to enable broader utility applications.

  • Using Technology to Serve December 30, 2009 - 4:27 pm

    Over the last few months, PES Energize has launched several new initiatives to better serve our customers.  

    We now offer online bill payment through our website at pesenergize.com. You can make a simple one-time payment, or sign up to make a recurring payment and receive an ebill each month.

  • 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.