LES by the numbers
In 2016, LES balanced its generating portfolio to roughly one-third coal, one-third natural gas and one-third renewable energy.
LES from then to now
The nine-member board is comprised of local citizens who are appointed by the Lincoln Mayor and confirmed by the City Council. They are charged with overseeing the operations and finances of LES. However, the Lincoln City Council has final approval of LES' rates, budget and debt financing.