Unassociated Document
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549


FORM 8-K


CURRENT REPORT
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934


Date of report (Date of earliest event reported)
May 16, 2007

AEP GENERATING COMPANY
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)

0-18135
Ohio
31-1033833
(Commission File Number)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)

1 Riverside Plaza, Columbus, OH
43215
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Zip Code)

614-716-1000
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)

None
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)

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Item 2.01. Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets

AEP Generating Company (“AEGCo”), a subsidiary of American Electric Power Company, Inc. (“AEP”), completed the purchase of the Lawrenceburg Generating Station from an affiliate of Public Service Enterprise Group for approximately $325 million. AEGCo used cash from an equity contribution from AEP and short-term indebtedness, which it expects to refund with long-term debt, to purchase the facility. The Lawrenceburg facility, adjacent to a generating facility owned by an AEP utility subsidiary in Lawrenceburg, Indiana, is a combined-cycle, natural-gas power plant with a generating capacity of 1,096 megawatts.

Item 9.01. Financial Statement and Exhibits

      (a) Not applicable

(b) Not applicable

(c) Exhibits

        99.1
Purchase and Sale Agreement [incorporated by reference to AEP Generating Company’s Current Report on Form 8-K dated January 2, 2007, Exhibit No. 1]
   
SIGNATURE

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.

 
AEP GENERATING COMPANY
     
     
 
By:
/s/ Thomas G. Berkemeyer
 
Name:
Thomas G. Berkemeyer
 
Title:
Assistant Secretary


May 21, 2007


 


EXHIBIT INDEX

Exhibit Number
Description

1
 
Purchase and Sale Agreement [incorporated by reference to AEP Generating Company’s Current Report on Form 8-K dated January 2, 2007, Exhibit No. 1]