AEP - American Electric Power

American Electric Power is one of the largest electric utilities in the United States, delivering electricity to more than 5.3 million customers in 11 states. AEP ranks among the nation’s largest generators of electricity, owning nearly 38,000 megawatts of generating capacity in the U.S. AEP also owns the nation’s largest electricity transmission system, a more than 40,000-mile network that includes more 765-kilovolt extra-high voltage transmission lines than all other U.S. transmission systems combined. AEP’s transmission system directly or indirectly serves about 10 percent of the electricity demand in the Eastern Interconnection, the interconnected transmission system that covers 38 eastern and central U.S. states and eastern Canada, and approximately 11 percent of the electricity demand in ERCOT, the transmission system that covers much of Texas. AEP’s utility units operate as AEP Ohio, AEP Texas, Appalachian Power (in Virginia and West Virginia), AEP Appalachian Power (in Tennessee), Indiana Michigan Power, Kentucky Power, Public Service Company of Oklahoma, and Southwestern Electric Power Company (in Arkansas, Louisiana and east Texas). AEP’s headquarters are in Columbus, Ohio.


Electrical Safety Campaign
AEP electrical safety material.

2012 Storm
On June 29, a major storm impacted several states within AEP's service territory. More than 660,000 AEP Ohio customers were affected and over 1.4...

Public Service Company of Oklahoma Energy Efficiency Programs
Do you want to save money on your electric bill? Would you like to learn how to make your home more energy efficient? The Public Service Company of...

May is National Electrical Safety Month
It’s National Electrical Safety month, a perfect time to brush up on your electrical safety knowledge.

AEP Publishes its 2012 Corporate Accountability Report
This is AEP's third integrated report, combining information about our financial performance with data on our environmental, social and governance...

Electrical Public Safety at American Electric Power
Keeping the public safe around electricity is a priority for AEP. We work to proactively educate various at-risk public groups such as first...

American Electric Power - Call 811 before you dig
811 is the nationwide number to call before you begin any digging project. Digging, trenching or excavating without knowing where utility lines are...
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