Put outlets any where you think you might need one, better to have too many than not enough. Distribute the load on the branch circuit and the circuits must all be on 20 amp breakers and outlets within 6 feet of sink or water need GFCI if I recall.
PS: I prefer fluorescent undercounter lights for the reasons you brought up, and they are cheaper to run and maintain!
Jim Simmons - Mr. Electric
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