Recent Articles

Power Outage Prevention Soars to New Heights

AEP Ohio crews are beginning to use drones to improve the reliability of your service. They are just another layer of the technology working behind the scenes to keep your power on. With a high-resolution camera and infrared technology, inspection drones travel 200 to 300 feet above the lines to look for hotspots and potential …

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Scammers Aren’t on Holiday Break

Criminals will do anything to steal money from unsuspecting victims. And they don’t work regular hours or observe holidays. It’s important to be alert and know how to spot the signs of a scammer. Scammers posing as AEP Ohio employees often target those who are most vulnerable, including senior citizens, low-income residents and small business …

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AEP Ohio Ramps Up Truck Donations

AEP Ohio is increasingly giving used vehicles to community organizations that need them. The program is fostering relationships with customers and cultivating our shared future, one donation at a time. Veterans groups and line worker training centers are among those with a need for digger derricks, pickup trucks, tractors, trailers, etc. AEP Ohio sends vehicles …

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Anne Vascik is a Safety Champion. Why? She Picked Up the Phone

At AEP Ohio we strongly believe in “being your brother’s keeper” and looking out for each other’s safety. Dispatcher Anne Vascik remembered this mantra and put it into practice – in a very simple but important way. That’s why her peers across the company have selected her as the AEP Ohio Safety Champion for the …

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Ward Off Energy Vampires

Did you know that there are energy vampires hiding in your office that suck up your power, both day and night? Don’t let them drain your budget. Consider these simple solutions to stop energy vampires.  Unplug electronic devices that are not in use.  Many devices continue to use power, even when they’re turned off. Unplug …

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Fire Prevention Month: Space Heater Safety

When used properly, space heaters are a great way to stay warm in a chilly office environment. They can also pose significant risks and be a fire hazard in your workplace. Before plugging in your space heater this season, review the following tips to keep you and your coworkers safe and warm.  Always place a …

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