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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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Downed Lines: Stay Away, Stay Alive

It’s important to remember that all downed lines are dangerous— they carry an electric current that can cause serious or even fatal injuries. Please take a few minutes to review these critical safety reminders should you ever find yourself in a potentially dangerous situation. What if I see a downed line? Don’t touch it or …

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How Energy Advisors Can Help Your Business

Did you know there are many ways electrification can benefit your business’s bottom line? AEP Ohio has a team of experts dedicated to helping your business find ways to meet its sustainability goals — and optimize energy use along the way. Curious where to start and how we can help? Check out this quick Q&A to …

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Winter Heating Safety Tips

When used properly, space heaters are a great way to stay warm — but they can also pose significant risks and be a fire hazard. Before plugging in your space heater, review the following tips to keep you and your family safe and warm this winter. Always place a space heater on a hard, level …

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