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American Electric Power Seeks Bids for Coal

Mon, 2 Apr 2018 00:00:00 EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 2, 2018 - AEP is seeking bids for the supply of coal to one or more of its generating stations. AEP seeks proposals for the following:

AEP Recognized as a 2020 Women on Boards Winning Company

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EST

American Electric Power has been recognized as a 2020 Women on Boards Winning Company for having 20 percent or more board seats held by women. AEP's 12-member Board of Directors includes three women, or 25 percent.

AEP Names McManus Senior Vice President, Environmental Services

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EST

American Electric Power has named John M. McManus senior vice president, Environmental Services, effective March 24. McManus was promoted from vice president, Environmental Services, a position he has held since 2003. He will continue to report to Mark C. McCullough, executive vice president, Generation.

AEP's Clean Energy Strategy Will Achieve Significant Future Carbon Dioxide Reductions

Tue, 6 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EST

American Electric Power today released a report outlining the company's strategy for a clean energy future. The strategy includes new carbon dioxide emission reduction goals and investments in renewable resources and advanced technologies to enhance the efficiency of the power grid.

AEP Reports Strong 2017 Fourth-Quarter and Year-End Earnings

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EST

  • Fourth-quarter 2017 earnings of $0.81 per share GAAP and $0.85 per share operating
  • Year-end 2017 earnings of $3.89 per share GAAP and $3.68 per share operating
  • Company reaffirms 2018 GAAP and operating earnings guidance range of $3.75 to $3.95 per share
  • Company reaffirms 5 to 7 percent operating earnings growth rate

American Electric Power Declares Quarterly Dividend On Common Stock

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EST

The Board of Directors of American Electric Power Co. today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 62 cents a share on the company's common stock.

AEP Named One Of Fortune's World's Most Admired Companies For Fifth Consecutive Year

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EST

American Electric Power has been named to Fortune magazine's World's Most Admired Companies list in the electric and gas utilities sector for the fifth year in a row. The survey measures nine attributes related to financial performance and corporate reputation.

AEP Schedules Live Webcast Of Quarterly Earnings Call

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EST

American Electric Power has scheduled a quarterly earnings conference call with financial analysts at 9 a.m. EST Thursday, Jan. 25. The call will be broadcast live over the internet at

AEP Earns Perfect Score, Named to Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality

Wed, 6 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EST

AEP has again been named one of the Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. AEP earned a perfect score for the second consecutive year on the foundation's 2018 Corporate Equality Index, a national benchmark of workplace policies, benefits and practices for members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities.

AEP Part of Industry Initiative to Improve ESG/Sustainabilty and Financial Reporting

Tue, 5 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EST

American Electric Power is participating in a voluntary industry initiative to help provide electric industry investors with more uniform and consistent environmental, social, governance, and sustainability-related (ESG/sustainability) metrics. The company is incorporating the Edison Electric Institute's (EEI's) pilot ESG/sustainability reporting template into its long-term program of corporate accountability reporting.