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DIY under-cabinet LED lighting w/ great pics and tutorial, even sources listed, and tah-dah, doesn't require an electrician, just a minor bit of work w/ wiring.

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from BobVila.com

Under-Cabinet Lighting: 10 "Shining" Examples

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from This Old House

How the Pros Cut Costs on Projects

Skip pricey LED under-cabinet light fixtures if they require running new wiring. Instead, go for LED adhesive tape lights and save up to $500, including labor. Available at home centers, these peel-and-stick flexible LED circuit-board strips come in various levels of brightness and can be cut to length. Best of all, they plug into any outlet, such as one for a wall-mount microwave or an over-the-range vent hood.

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Under-counter outlets. In another kitchen (by Melissa Baker and Jon Handley of Pulltab Design), the room appears to be void of outlets. “We used an aluminum-cased plug mold recessed into the bottom of the upper cabinets that runs parallel to the LED under-cabinet lighting,” says Handley. “We don’t place outlets in backsplashes as we feel they detract from the aesthetics.” I would add that they are too easily exposed to water or other spills in the wet environs of a kitchen.

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from Instructables.com

High Power LED Under Cabinet Lighting DIY - Great looking and BRIGHT @ only 23w!

First off, let me explain that "High Power LEDs" should probably read "High Intensity LEDs".  By my calculations this whole setup uses about of electricity. Anyways, after getting new ...

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