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AEP Ohio Receives PUCO Approval To Expand Smart Grid Across Service Territory

GAHANNA, OH, Dec 1, 2021 – AEP Ohio, an American Electric Power (Nasdaq: AEP) company, today received approval from the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) to move forward with the third phase of its grid modernization plan. Today’s settlement will allow AEP Ohio to bring advanced smart grid technologies including smart meters, customer access to real-time energy usage data, and distribution system reliability enhancements throughout its service territory.

GAHANNA, OH, Dec 1, 2021 – AEP Ohio, an American Electric Power (Nasdaq: AEP) company, today received approval from the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) to move forward with the third phase of its grid modernization plan. Today’s settlement will allow AEP Ohio to bring advanced smart grid technologies including smart meters, customer access to real-time energy usage data, and distribution system reliability enhancements throughout its service territory.


AEP Ohio Rate Case Settlement with 13 Others Approved by PUCO

GAHANNA, Ohio, November 17, 2021 – AEP Ohio, an American Electric Power (Nasdaq: AEP) company, has received approval from the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) for new base rates for electric distribution service. AEP Ohio and 13 others, including the PUCO staff, the Office of the Ohio Consumers’ Counsel, large industrial customer groups as well as commercial customers including Kroger Co. and Walmart, and the Ohio Hospital Association had submitted to the PUCO an agreement in March 2021 and was approved by the commissioners today.

GAHANNA, Ohio, November 17, 2021 – AEP Ohio, an American Electric Power (Nasdaq: AEP) company, has received approval from the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) for new base rates for electric distribution service. AEP Ohio and 13 others, including the PUCO staff, the Office of the Ohio Consumers’ Counsel, large industrial customer groups as well as commercial customers including Kroger Co. and Walmart, and the Ohio Hospital Association had submitted to the PUCO an agreement in March 2021 and was approved by the commissioners today.


AEP Ohio Reminds Customers of High-risk Time for Scams During ‘Utility Scam Awareness Week'

AEP Ohio, an American Electric Power (Nasdaq: AEP) company, reminds customers to be alert for scams. With the holidays right around the corner, this is a particularly high-risk time for many AEP Ohio customers -- including senior citizens, low-income residents and understaffed small businesses -- to be targeted by scammers. As part of Utility Scam Awareness Week (Nov. 14-20), AEP Ohio is reminding customers to be alert and know how to recognize scams so they can avoid falling victim to fraud and putting their financial safety at risk.

AEP Ohio, an American Electric Power (Nasdaq: AEP) company, reminds customers to be alert for scams. With the holidays right around the corner, this is a particularly high-risk time for many AEP Ohio customers -- including senior citizens, low-income residents and understaffed small businesses -- to be targeted by scammers. As part of Utility Scam Awareness Week (Nov. 14-20), AEP Ohio is reminding customers to be alert and know how to recognize scams so they can avoid falling victim to fraud and putting their financial safety at risk.


AEP Ohio Announces $200,000 Grant from the AEP Foundation to Zora's House for Co-working and Community Space for Women of Color

Gift is part of the Delivering on the Dream: Social and Racial Justice grant program 

AEP Ohio, an American Electric Power (Nasdaq: AEP) company, today announced that the American Electric Power Foundation has awarded a $200,000 grant to Zora’s House in Columbus. The gift is part of the foundation’s Delivering on the Dream: Social and Racial Justice grant program, which is a five-year, $5 million commitment to fund organizations with programs dedicated to advancing social and racial justice in communities American Electric Power serves. 

Gift is part of the Delivering on the Dream: Social and Racial Justice grant program 

AEP Ohio, an American Electric Power (Nasdaq: AEP) company, today announced that the American Electric Power Foundation has awarded a $200,000 grant to Zora’s House in Columbus. The gift is part of the foundation’s Delivering on the Dream: Social and Racial Justice grant program, which is a five-year, $5 million commitment to fund organizations with programs dedicated to advancing social and racial justice in communities American Electric Power serves. 


AEP Ohio Gets Unanimous Support To Expand Smart Grid Across Service Territory

GAHANNA, OH, Oct. 27, 2021 – AEP Ohio, an American Electric Power (Nasdaq: AEP) company, today filed a settlement, with unanimous support or agreement not to oppose from all interested parties, for its grid modernization expansion plan with the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) to bring advanced smart grid technologies including smart meters, customer access to real-time energy usage data, and distribution system reliability enhancements throughout its service territory. Parties to the settlement include PUCO staff, the Ohio Consumers’ Counsel, industrial user groups, the Ohio Hospital Association, competitive retail electric suppliers, the Smart Thermostat Coalition and Mission:data.

GAHANNA, OH, Oct. 27, 2021 – AEP Ohio, an American Electric Power (Nasdaq: AEP) company, today filed a settlement, with unanimous support or agreement not to oppose from all interested parties, for its grid modernization expansion plan with the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) to bring advanced smart grid technologies including smart meters, customer access to real-time energy usage data, and distribution system reliability enhancements throughout its service territory. Parties to the settlement include PUCO staff, the Ohio Consumers’ Counsel, industrial user groups, the Ohio Hospital Association, competitive retail electric suppliers, the Smart Thermostat Coalition and Mission:data.


AEP Ohio Encourages Customers to Stay Connected

 With fall underway and winter on the horizon, AEP Ohio is reminding customers that now is the time get and stay connected with outage alerts and updates.

 With fall underway and winter on the horizon, AEP Ohio is reminding customers that now is the time get and stay connected with outage alerts and updates.


AEP Ohio Encourages Customers to Prepare for the Unexpected

September is National Preparedness Month and AEP Ohio is encouraging its customers to stay ahead of the curve and follow these simple steps to keep safe.

September is National Preparedness Month and AEP Ohio is encouraging its customers to stay ahead of the curve and follow these simple steps to keep safe.


AEP Ohio Plans Electric Transmission Improvements in Adams, Scioto Counties

AEP Ohio officials plan to upgrade the electric transmission grid serving customers in Adams and Scioto counties.

AEP Ohio officials plan to upgrade the electric transmission grid serving customers in Adams and Scioto counties.


AEP Ohio Reminds Public to Always Call 811 Before Digging

AEP Ohio is using the date 8/11 as a way to remind the public to stay safe and call 811 before they dig to have underground utility lines marked. 

AEP Ohio is using the date 8/11 as a way to remind the public to stay safe and call 811 before they dig to have underground utility lines marked. 


AEP Ohio Branching Out to Help to Animals at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium & The Wilds Through “Trim to Treat” Partnership

AEP Ohio’s forestry work will serve a dual purpose by donating a portion of the trees they regularly trim to benefit the animals at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium and The Wilds through its new “Trim to Treat” partnership.

AEP Ohio’s forestry work will serve a dual purpose by donating a portion of the trees they regularly trim to benefit the animals at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium and The Wilds through its new “Trim to Treat” partnership.


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