AEP Publishes its 2012 Corporate Accountability Report

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AEP Publishes its 2012 Corporate Accountability Report

This is AEP's third integrated report, combining information about our financial performance with data on our environmental, social and governance performance. It also is the sixth year we are reporting on our sustainability performance.

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The Social and Economic Impacts of AEP’s Business Transformation
The electric utility industry, including AEP, is facing an unprecedented transformation.  A number of factors, including the economics of coal-fired generation, are forcing major changes in the industry. For years, coal has been the most affordable way to produce electricity and AEP has been a leader in providing reliable and affordable electricity to its customers. A combination of the...
May 10, 2012 11:00 AM ET
AEP Advocates Efficient Use of Energy
AEP has always encouraged its customers to use energy wisely, but a decade ago, energy efficiency was not viewed as an important resource. Energy efficiency is an increasingly important priority for our stakeholders and for good reason – customers benefit by saving money, the environment benefits from fewer greenhouse gas emissions and AEP benefits by having a diverse resource portfolio...
May 9, 2012 11:00 AM ET
AEP to Retire more than 5,100 MW of Coal-Fired Capacity
AEP has or will retire more than 5,100 MW of coal-fired capacity to comply with new environmental rules and other factors, including low natural gas prices and aging infrastructure.  The transition to a more sustainable fuel mix will also reduce greenhouse gas emissions by reducing AEP’s coal-fired generating capacity. For decades, one of the lowest-cost resources to produce electricity...
Apr 26, 2012 7:00 PM ET
AEP’s 2012 Corporate Accountability Report Earns GRI Application Level A
AEP’s 2012 Corporate Accountability Report received a GRI-checked Application Level A for the fourth consecutive year.  This is AEP’s third integrated report and the sixth year of reporting sustainability performance. AEP’s 2012 Corporate Accountability Report highlights the significant challenges the company and the industry face and AEP’s strategy for a sustainable transformation....
Apr 26, 2012 11:00 AM ET
AEP’s Board of Directors Talks Sustainability and Governance
AEP’s Board of Directors recognizes that sustainability is a business imperative that begins in the board room and can affect all aspects of a company’s business performance. We asked three independent AEP board members how the board works with management to develop and execute a sustainable business strategy. ...
Apr 25, 2012 11:00 AM ET