SWEPCO provides recovery assistance in Florida

 

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SWEPCO crews arrive in Florida and receive work assignments Thursday afternoon.

 

SWEPCO will help restore power after Hurricane Irma with 233 employees assisting Duke Energy Florida. Continue reading “SWEPCO provides recovery assistance in Florida”

Shreveport students write hurricane thank you letters to SWEPCO workers

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SWEPCO got word that 65 seventh-grade American History students at Magnolia School of Excellence 6-12 Campus in Shreveport wrote thank you letters to SWEPCO employees assisting in Hurricane Harvey restoration in Texas. Continue reading “Shreveport students write hurricane thank you letters to SWEPCO workers”

A Thank You from a family in Victoria, Texas

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A thank you letter was hand delivered to our crews working storm recoevery in Victoria, Texas Monday. Continue reading “A Thank You from a family in Victoria, Texas”

SWEPCO to assist sister company AEP Texas with Hurricane Harvey restoration

 

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SWEPCO is sending 187 employees and contractors to assist our sister company, AEP Texas, in restoration efforts once Hurricane Harvey makes landfall. Continue reading “SWEPCO to assist sister company AEP Texas with Hurricane Harvey restoration”

SWEPCO announces major project to secure low-cost, renewable energy for customers

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Southwestern Electric Power Co. (SWEPCO) today announced plans for a major clean energy project that will provide 6 million megawatt-hours (mWh) of new wind energy annually to SWEPCO customers. SWEPCO will file applications July 31 with utility regulators in Arkansas, Louisiana and Texas to request approval for the project. Continue reading “SWEPCO announces major project to secure low-cost, renewable energy for customers”

Louisiana Tech receives $1 million gift from AEP Foundation to support new center

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Pictured left to right: Louisiana Economic Development Secretary Don Pierson; American Electric Power Chairman, President and CEO Nicholas K. Akins; Louisiana Tech President Les Guice; Bossier City Mayor Lo Walker and University of Louisiana System President Jim Henderson

From Louisiana Tech’s news release:

RUSTON, La. – Louisiana Tech University received a generous $1 million gift Wednesday from Nicholas K. Akins, chairman, president and CEO of American Electric Power, and chairman of the AEP Foundation, to support a new Academic Success Center located inside Bossier Parish Community College’s (BPCC) STEM Building in the National Cyber Research Park in Bossier City. Continue reading “Louisiana Tech receives $1 million gift from AEP Foundation to support new center”