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Supporting Our Neighbors in Need Down South

For decades, utility companies across the country have banded together when disasters strike to get power back on for their customers. Late last month during Hurricane Ian, AEP Ohio sent nearly 600 employees and contractors—including line personnel, tree crews, damage assessors and crew supervisors—from throughout the state to support power restoration in Florida, North Carolina …

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Armed with an AED, Contractor Saves Customer’s Life

Thanks to an AEP Ohio contract employee, one of our customers was able to survive a pretty scary situation in eastern Ohio. A J.F. Electric crew was replacing poles in the Byesville area and their job stretched into the early evening. They stayed late to complete the work. While returning their equipment from the customer’s …

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Local Students Learn About Electricity

The Tuscarawas County Dale Lauren Foland Manufacturing Camp is a four-day exploration into the world of manufacturing for local students entering the seventh and eighth grades. Held at the Buckeye Career Center in New Philadelphia, the goal of the camp is for students to learn about technology and innovation in the manufacturing industry through presentations …

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Gear Up for Game Time: Emergency Prep Tips

It’s National Preparedness Month — that means it’s time to put on your game face, hit the field, defend your turf and go all in on getting ready for the unexpected. Here’s what you need to know to create a game-winning strategy.    Coach’s Tip: Create a detailed playbook outlining your step-by-step actions in the …

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Emergency Preparedness: Ways to Stay Safe

September is National Preparedness Month. Follow these simple tips to help keep you and your family safe, prepared and connected in the event of an emergency. Outline Your Guide Create a detailed plan of action outlining your step-by-step approach in the event of severe weather or disaster. Identify a safe area, such as a basement or storm shelter …

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Pop Quiz: Savings & Assistance For You

It’s back-to-school season and that means it’s time for a pop quiz. Study up and school yourself on the savings and payment assistance options AEP Ohio offers. How did you do? Whether you need a little extra time to pay or are looking to better manage your budget, these are just a few of the …

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