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Solar Energy: What You Need to Know

At AEP Ohio, we believe in the promise of clean energy and are committed to helping lead the transition to a brighter future. We want you to be informed before making any decisions about whether solar panels are right for you and your family. Learn more below:         Will I save money by …

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Beat the Heat: Resources Available to You

Is your electric bill higher than normal? From the extreme heat to higher fuel costs, there are a number of factors making a difference on your electric bill.  If you’re experiencing financial hardship or looking for ways to better manage your electric bill, we’ve listed some tips and resources below to help you reduce your …

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Helping Hands Build Home in Lancaster

Earlier this year, members of AEP Ohio’s customer service team helped Habitat for Humanity of Southeast Ohio build its 100th house in the community. Recently, they were back at it again, assisting the organization with its newest build in Lancaster. AEP Ohio customer service account representative Brandy Marshall is based in Lancaster and is in …

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Van Wert Crew ‘Gets Down to Business’

A few AEP Ohio employees from the Van Wert Service Center recently participated in “Let’s Get Down to Business,” an event organized by the Career Connections of Van Wert County. To learn more about finance and how to manage a budget, fifth graders began the day with an allotment of “money” that they spent at …

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Local History Unearthed in Hillsboro

Most attics have long-forgotten items hidden away and AEP Ohio’s service center in Hillsboro is no different. On a rainy day earlier this year, some of the shop’s lineworkers were showing new employees around the 170-year-old building. When they made their way to the attic, they noticed a hole in the ceiling leading to a …

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Restoration Reveals the Power of Drones

Tary Combes is a line servicer who has been with AEP Ohio for 17 years. He had the unique opportunity to work with Ryan Coon, a senior technician and licensed drone pilot, to provide initial damage assessment in some tough to reach rural areas that were hard hit by the wind storm in June. The …

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