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LUS Electric Facts

  • More than 65,000 retail customers
  • More than 955 miles of primary distribution line
  • Sales of approximately 2 billion retail and wholesale kilowatt-hours (kWh) per year
  • Annual peak of approximately 458 Megawatts
  • Louis "Doc" Bonin Generating Station (gas-fired) with a gross capacity of 285 Megawatts
  • Rodemacher Generating Station (coal-fired) located in Boyce, Louisiana; 50% ownership (246 Megawatts)
  • T. J. Labbé Generating Station (gas-fired) with a gross capacity of 100 Megawatts
  • Hargis-Hébert Generating Station (gas-fired) with a gross capacity of 100 Megawatts

LUS Water Facts

  • More than 54,000 retail customers
  • Four water production facilities with a capacity totaling 53 million gallons and an average daily production of 23 million gallons
  • Chicot Aquifer water source
  • More than 900 miles of water distribution pipe
  • Historical peak production of 31.13 million gallons (June 2, 2011)

LUS Wastewater Facts

  • More than 43,000 retail customers
  • Four treatment plants with a total daily capacity of 18.5 million gallons
  • More than 634 miles of collection pipe and 160 lift stations

LUS Fiber Telecommunications (LUSFiber.com)

LUS Fiber Video, Internet and Phone:

  • Lafayette's only 100% fiber optic network
  • Enhanced television programming, the fastest Internet speeds and crystal-clear phone service
  • Includes more than 63,000 miles of glass fiber in the city alone