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Find a Plan That's Right For You

Residential

We’re helping you understand your price plan options with AEP Energy! Energy can be complicated, but choosing the right energy plan for your home doesn’t have to be! While researching energy suppliers and pricing plans, here are a few terms and thinking points to help you along the way. Supply Price- The price you pay …

Cold Weather Protection

Residential

As cold fronts begin to make their way into our cities it’s important we are taking the precautions to stay protected from the freezing temperatures. Winter weather can cause a tremendous amount of damage and subzero temperatures can make going outside nearly unbearable and extremely unsafe. We’ve gathered useful and valuable tips to stay prepared …

Real-Time vs. Day-Ahead Pricing

Commercial

December 2017 Edition: Real-Time vs. Day-Ahead Pricing LMP-based product structures have become referred to as “index”, centered around two major themes Day-Ahead and Real-Time LMP. In this edition, we explore the differences between these two hourly indexes. To Day-Ahead, or Real-Time, that is the question? Since the opening of the first competitive retail electric markets, there …

Winter Energy Saving Tips and Safety

Residential

The cold weather is upon us and it’s time to prepare your home to handle the icy, winter climate. We’re giving you some general tactics to save energy and money this winter season. Whether you’re looking to make small changes around your home without cost or find an inexpensive way to enhance your homes’ energy …

Safe Toy and Gifts Month

Residential

The month of December is Safe Toys and Gifts month so we’d like to share some tips to ensure that you are aware of the potential harms associated with various popular toys. This holiday season we encourage you to do your research prior to purchasing gifts and consider the following guidelines when choosing safe toys …

Winter Prices Post Polar Vortex

Commercial

November 2017 Edition: Winter Prices Post Polar Vortex It’s going on three years since the historically cold winter of 2014 and the Polar Vortex of that year. AEP Energy experts explain how conditions from the Polar Vortex effect energy prices today. Winter Prices Post Polar Vortex It’s going on three years since the historically cold winter …

Holiday Lighting Safety and Efficiency

Residential

The holiday season is the most wonderful time of year to decorate your house with holiday lights. This year we’re encouraging you to be safe and energy-efficient with all indoor and outdoor decorations. In order to be as energy efficient as possible, LED holiday lights are the best option. They’re also the most cost-effective way …

Credit Card Safety and Sticking to a Budget While Shopping

Residential

With the holiday season right around the corner and Black Friday just a couple weeks away, we’re offering tips to stay on budget and keep your credit card information safe. Shop Safely Online shopping has become increasingly popular in the last couple of years, which could give hackers a better chance of stealing your credit …

Energy Efficiency in your Home

Residential

Improving energy efficiency in your home could not only save you money, but also can help the environment and create healthy living habits for your family. The best way to ensure your home is staying energy efficient is to do your research before executing any home improvement changes. Luckily, there are many resources, both in …