November 21, 2002
AEP’s Mountaineer Plant to be site for research project on Climate Change technology
American Electric Power’s (NYSE: AEP) Mountaineer Plant in New Haven, W.Va., will be the site for a $4.2 million carbon sequestration research project funded by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and a consortium of public and private sector participants. Scientists from Battelle will lead this climate change mitigation research project.
September 3, 2002
HOUSTON PIPE LINE AND LOUISIANA INTRASTATE GAS
BECOME PARTNERS IN EPA’S NATURAL GAS STAR PROGRAM
American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) subsidiaries Houston Pipe Line Co. and Louisiana Intrastate Gas Co. have become partners in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Natural Gas STAR Program. The voluntary program between EPA and the natural gas industry works to reduce methane emissions by encouraging the use of cost-effective technologies and practices.
August 31, 2002
AEP´S DRAPER ACCEPTS AWARD
FOR e7 RENEWABLE ENERGY PROJECT IN INDONESIA
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) presented an award for an e7 renewable energy project in Indonesia to e7 chairman E. Linn Draper Jr., who is chairman, president and chief executive officer of American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP).
August 29, 2002
e7 ELECTRIC COMPANIES TO SIGN PACTS
WITH UN, OTHERS AT WORLD SUMMIT
E. Linn Draper Jr., who is chairman, president and chief executive officer of American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP), will sign a sustainable development statement of collaboration and other related agreements with the United Nations Sunday in his role as chairman of the e7. The e7 is an organization of nine leading energy companies from the G7 nations that collectively promote sustainable energy development. AEP represents the United States in the e7.
June 11, 2002
AEP EXPANDS EMISSION CONTROL
EFFORTS AT JOHN AMOS PLANT
American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) Tuesday announced plans to construct new emission control systems on Unit 1 and Unit 2 at the John E. Amos Plant in St. Albans, W.Va. The new Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) system will reduce nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions on each unit by between 85 and 90 percent.
May 3, 2002
AEP, CPS DEDICATE DESERT SKY WIND FARM
Officials of American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) and City Public Service (CPS), the municipal electric utility for San Antonio, Texas, were joined Friday by national, state and local officials as they dedicated the Desert Sky Wind Farm in West Texas.