Environmental News Releases

June 9, 2011

AEP Shares Plan For Compliance With Proposed EPA Regulations

Company advocates for more time and flexibility to reduce the negative impact of the proposed EPA rules on customers, jobs and the economy.

May 19, 2011

AEP Headquarters Building Earns LEED EB: O&M Gold Certification

AEP's corporate headquarters building, 1 Riverside Plaza in Columbus, Ohio, has been certified as LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold for Existing Buildings: Operation and Maintenance (EB: O&M).

January 27, 2011

AEP’s Energy Efficiency Advisory Council Endorses New Standards, Tax Policies For Home Appliances

Today, members of American Electric Power’s external Energy Efficiency Advisory Council sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Energy (USDOE) urging adoption of the proposed Energy Efficient and Smart Appliance Agreement of 2010.