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August 2, 2018

American Electric Power Seeks Bids for Coal

COLUMBUS, Ohio, August 2, 2018 - American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP), today issued a request for proposal (RFP) for the supply of coal to one or more of its generating stations in multiple coal regions. AEP seeks proposals for the following coal type, delivery years and tonnages:

July 30, 2018

AEP Names Kramer Chief Digital Officer

COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 30, 2018 - American Electric Power has named Derek Kramer vice president and chief digital officer, a newly created role with responsibility for leading AEP's digital strategy and overseeing the development of digital solutions to improve business processes and service to customers. Kramer will report to Lana Hillebrand, executive vice president and chief administrative officer. His appointment is effective today.

July 27, 2018

AEP Cancel Wind Catcher Project
Company remains focused on 5-7 percent earnings growth through investments to improve service for customers

COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 27, 2018 - American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) is canceling the Wind Catcher project as a result of the Public Utility Commission of Texas' July 26 decision to deny approval of the project. The project had been approved by the Arkansas Public Service Commission, Louisiana Public Service Commission and Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. A decision was pending at the Oklahoma Corporation Commission.

July 25, 2018

AEP Reports Second-Quarter 2018 Earnings; Reaffirms Full-Year Earnings Guidance

  • Second-quarter 2018 GAAP earnings of $1.07 per share
  • Second-quarter 2018 operating earnings of $1.01 per share
  • Weather and investments to enhance service support strong earnings performance