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AEP Appalachian Power issues request to purchase solar and/or wind generation projects

Adding more clean energy options for customers is an ongoing priorty for company.

Adding more clean energy options for customers is an ongoing priorty for company.


Appalachian Power to use helicopters to maintain some power line rights of way

Beginning on or about June 1, Appalachian Power will maintain the rights of way for some power lines in West Virginia by applying herbicides by helicopter.

Beginning on or about June 1, Appalachian Power will maintain the rights of way for some power lines in West Virginia by applying herbicides by helicopter.


Appalachian Power files for reduction in vegetation management program rate

Appalachian Power, along with Wheeling Power, submitted its Vegetation Management Program (VMP) filing April 29 to the Public Service Commission of West Virginia (PSC) requesting a 19 percent or $16.3 million reduction in the VMP rate. The VMP filing reimburses the company for the actual costs to manage vegetation along its power line rights-of-way.

Appalachian Power, along with Wheeling Power, submitted its Vegetation Management Program (VMP) filing April 29 to the Public Service Commission of West Virginia (PSC) requesting a 19 percent or $16.3 million reduction in the VMP rate. The VMP filing reimburses the company for the actual costs to manage vegetation along its power line rights-of-way.


Appalachian Power files for energy cost adjustment to account for steep rise in fuel and electricity costs

Appalachian Power, along with Wheeling Power, submitted its Expanded Net Energy Cost (ENEC) filing yesterday to the Public Service Commission of West Virginia (PSC) requesting a $297 million upward adjustment in the ENEC rate. The ENEC reimburses the company on a dollar-for-dollar basis for coal and natural gas to fuel power plants and for purchased power.

Appalachian Power, along with Wheeling Power, submitted its Expanded Net Energy Cost (ENEC) filing yesterday to the Public Service Commission of West Virginia (PSC) requesting a $297 million upward adjustment in the ENEC rate. The ENEC reimburses the company on a dollar-for-dollar basis for coal and natural gas to fuel power plants and for purchased power.


Electric infrastructure projected to spur job creation at two Virginia industrial parks

Appalachian Power’s recent economic development investments are detailed in a new regulatory filing with the Virginia State Corporation Commission.

Appalachian Power’s recent economic development investments are detailed in a new regulatory filing with the Virginia State Corporation Commission.


Appalachian Power files to update Modified Rate Base Cost tracker rates

Appalachian Power submitted a petition to the Public Service Commission of West Virginia (PSC) March 15 to update current rates for the Modified Rate Base Cost (MRBC) tracker. The company is proposing a $12.3 million, or 0.77 percent increase in the current MRBC rate.

Appalachian Power submitted a petition to the Public Service Commission of West Virginia (PSC) March 15 to update current rates for the Modified Rate Base Cost (MRBC) tracker. The company is proposing a $12.3 million, or 0.77 percent increase in the current MRBC rate.


Appalachian Power issues RFP seeking solar energy resources in West Virginia

Appalachian Power today issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for up to 150 megawatts (MW) of solar energy resources with the option to include a battery-energy storage system. 

Appalachian Power today issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for up to 150 megawatts (MW) of solar energy resources with the option to include a battery-energy storage system. 


Appalachian Power files for approval of renewable projects in W.Va. as renewable energy legislation helps bring economic development success

Appalachian Power today submitted two filings to the Public Service Commission of West Virginia requesting approval and cost recovery for multiple renewable energy projects. Over the first decade of operation the proposed renewable projects are expected to result in a roughly $22 million reduction in West Virginia customer rates.

Appalachian Power today submitted two filings to the Public Service Commission of West Virginia requesting approval and cost recovery for multiple renewable energy projects. Over the first decade of operation the proposed renewable projects are expected to result in a roughly $22 million reduction in West Virginia customer rates.


Appalachian Power issues its largest request for wind energy resources

The invitation for bids supports Virginia's goal to reach 100% clean energy by 2050.

The invitation for bids supports Virginia's goal to reach 100% clean energy by 2050.


Appalachian Power files its most robust renewables plan to date: Intends to add nearly 500 megawatts of solar and wind over the next three years

Appalachian Power seeks to acquire or contract for 294 megawatts (MW) of solar and 204 MW of wind power over the next three years as part of its long-range plan to meet the renewable energy targets established by the Virginia Clean Economy Act (VCEA). 

Appalachian Power seeks to acquire or contract for 294 megawatts (MW) of solar and 204 MW of wind power over the next three years as part of its long-range plan to meet the renewable energy targets established by the Virginia Clean Economy Act (VCEA). 


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