There are lots of things you can do to use less electricity and save money each month, such as unplugging electronics and underutilized appliances, controlling the temperature in your home, turning off lights you’re not using, weatherizing your home, using light emitting diode (LED) bulbs and changing your furnace and air conditioning filters.

AEP Ohio also offers a number of incentives and rebates to help you save money while cutting back on energy use in your home, including:

  • Home Energy Profile: Complete a short survey to receive free, personalized energy efficiency tips and a free kit of energy efficient products.
  • Home Rebates: You can get money back when you make energy efficient updates to your home or purchase select ENERGY STAR® certified appliances.
  • Efficient Lighting Discounts: You save money on select ENERGY STAR® LED lighting products either through AEP Ohio’s Online Lighting Store or at participating retailers.

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16 responses to “How can I save money on my bill?

  1. Hi….. I want to turn off my water heater during peak times….. Can you help with that?

    Also, I have an electric car. Can I get a rebate for using it?

    1. Hey Scott. Unfortunately, we don’t have offerings for the issues you mention. These are ideas we are exploring but they aren’t available yet. Stay tuned.

  2. AEP crew installed large screws at the bottom of the pole that holds my transformer. What is this for? I am conserned that this pole is compromised.

    1. Hi Terry. Thanks for bringing this to our attention. We are looking into it now. We may have someone reach out to you very soon to follow up.

      1. I Attempted to get my refrigerator picked up and was told that AEP was not providing this service anymore but I read on this FAQ that you still offer pickup.
        How can I get this service scheduled?

        1. Hi Darren, We are so sorry. That is an article from 2018. We no longer offer the appliance recycling program. Best, AEP Ohio

    1. Hi Carrie. Thanks for reaching out. We do not currently have appliance rebates available. All of our energy efficiency programs ended as of September 30, 2020.

  3. I have a 4 year old fridge that no longer works,
    Do you have a recycling program.
    The fridge went out on the 16th of this month.
    We are long time customers of AEP.

    1. Hi Steve. I apologize, we no longer have an appliance recycling program. The program was discontinued in September 2020.

  4. Does AEP have rebates in 2021 on new AC? Columbia Gas still has rebates for furnace. Thank you, Catherine

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