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Be Ready for Cold Weather Driving

Vehicle accidents are often a cause of power outages. Take some simple steps that will help you be prepared this winter as you get behind the wheel. Maintain your car: check the battery, tire tread, windshield wipers, windows and antifreeze. Have on hand: flashlight, jumper cables, abrasive material shovel, ice scraper, flares and and blankets. …

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Winter Weather Safety: Pop Quiz

Winter weather has arrived in the Buckeye state. Take a few minutes and test your storm preparedness knowledge with the quiz below. How’d you do? Check out the videos below for additional information and share some of your best winter weather safety tips in the comments.  

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Gift Yourself with Savings: Helpful Tips from Our Energy Expert

This holiday season, you can gift yourself some savings and take control of your energy usage with one simple tool.  Our project manager and energy expert, Brittany, is here to answer your questions about the Energy Dashboard. Below are commonly asked questions from AEP Ohio customers like you.  Q: What is the Energy Dashboard? Brittany: …

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Protect Yourself From Scammers

Criminals will do anything to steal money from unsuspecting victims. With the COVID-19 pandemic and holidays right around the corner, this is a particularly high-risk time for many people including senior citizens, low-income residents and understaffed small businesses. It’s important to be alert and know how to spot the signs of a scammer. Scammers posing …

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Understanding the Smart Grid

What’s a smart grid? How does it work? What does it mean for me? Electric grids help deliver power to homes and businesses across our communities and throughout the world. Today, we’re working to bring you the latest in smart technologies designed to improve how power gets to your home.  Here’s what it means for …

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Are Solar Panels Right for You?

Solar panels, usually mounted on your roof, convert the sun’s energy into usable electricity. Are you considering if solar is right for you and your family? There’s a lot to think about when determining if solar panels are a good option. Before you make a decision, consider some of the facts and read our helpful …

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