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A lineworker in a bucket. In-action on the job. A lineworker in a bucket. In-action on the job.
Hard at Work Improving Your Service

From high above to under the ground, our crews work year-round to keep the power on and improve your service. In addition to their day-to-day tasks, our lineworkers are hard at work installing equipment to improve your electric service. Here’s a quick breakdown of just some of the work we’re doing this year. 2021 Improvements …

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Are You Ready for Summer?

Did You Know: May, June and July are the peak tornado months in Ohio accounting for over half of the twisters that have hit since 1950? That means: it’s officially storm season. With the ever-present threat of storms, our teams are working hard to keep your power on. Here are some things you can do …

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Trying to Catch Up On Bills?

We recognize that financial hardships happen — especially during a pandemic — and sometimes you need a little extra support paying your bills. There are options to give you more time to pay, set up payment plans or work with a community agency to help reduce your payment. Payment Extension Get a little more time …

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Beat the Heat with Your Energy Dashboard

As the weather heats up, your air conditioner is working hard to keep your home comfortable. Check out low and no-cost summer savings tips and monitor your home’s energy usage using AEP Ohio’s Energy Usage Dashboard online tool.  Log into your AEP Ohio account to take advantage of these features: Compare Month-by-Month Usage Data After clicking …

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Spring Storm Preparedness

Springtime brings flowers, sunshine, longer days — and storm season. Thunderstorms, high winds and flash floods can pop up with little warning. When storms and high winds damage power lines, our crews work hard to get the power back on as quickly, safely and efficiently as possible. Follow these five simple tips to help keep …

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Severe Winter Weather: What You Need to Know

We’re continuing to closely monitor the path of the incoming winter weather. Our crews are ready to respond if outages occur. Here’s what you need to know to be prepared.  Before the Storm  Decide now what you’ll do if there’s an extended power outage. Check with those who are elderly or have medical conditions to …

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