AEP Ohio

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About AEP Ohio

With headquarters in Columbus, Ohio, AEP Ohio provides electricity to 61 counties throughout the state and is classified as an investor owned company. The supplier recently reported a total of 3,398 industrial, 76,587 commercial customers and 698,370 residential customers. This is the whole of their customer base. The residential electricity price for customers of AEP Ohio is, on average, 13.98 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.30% higher than Ohio's average price of 12.79 cents. This ranks the supplier 84th out of 118 companies in Ohio for lowest average electricity price. The provider sold 11,326,900.84 megawatt hours by way of retail sales in 2020. Electricity generation and wholesale power purchases made up 10.66% and 89.34%, respectively, of the total electricity sourced. Electricity plants the company owns generated 1,827,395.25 megawatt hours and an additional 15,323,089.15 megawatt hours were purchased by way of wholesale channels. Their total revenue for 2020 from electricity activities was $2,907,079,246, with 7.69% coming from wholesale electricity sales and 48.01% from retail sales to end users.

Consumers of the company have an average monthly residential electric bill of $134.82. This is 13.96% more than the state average of $117.24. AEP Ohio ranks as the 98th highest total electricity generator out of 3509 suppliers in the nation. The supplier ranks as the 33rd highest producer of megawatt hours from coal in the country out of 3509 companies. Electricity production facilities associated with the company use non-renewable fuels to generate 100.00% of their total electricity generation, or 13,426,619.36 megawatt hours. They rank 84th out of 3509 suppliers in the country.

AEP Ohio Net Metering

Offering net metering to consumers is a win-win situation for AEP Ohio and people who receive their electricity from the company. Without net metering, solar panel purchased are significantly less economically realistic, as individuals have no way to sell excess electricity back to their electric company.

Energy Loss

AEP Ohio recently reported an annual loss of around 3.48% of the electricity that they generate. Loss of electricity due to heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is operating in the electricity generation business and providers are required to report these losses. AEP Ohio's energy loss amounts give them a ranking of 32nd best out of the 167 providers that operate in the state and report energy loss and 485th best out of 3509 in the US.

AEP Ohio Rate & Electric Bills

AEP Ohio residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.166/kWh$0.080/kWh$187.71/mo.$70.81/mo.
2265th13.98¢AEP Ohio's Average residential price per kWh
2264th$134.82Average monthly electricity bill for AEP Ohio's residential customers

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Energy Loss

AEP Ohio's energy loss due to business operations.


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485 National Rank

AEP Ohio Energy Makeup

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AEP Ohio State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

AEP Ohio County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Adams County27,4775715.64$137.11/mo
Allen County102,2065715.63$137.07/mo
Ashland County52,4476114.67$123.52/mo
Athens County62,4315815.68$136.79/mo
Auglaize County46,4226613.25$116.46/mo
Belmont County66,4975715.61$136.59/mo
Brown County43,6766714.32$125.98/mo
Carroll County26,7215815.54$135.10/mo
Columbiana County101,8775914.77$123.70/mo
Coshocton County36,6125815.62$136.57/mo

Power Plants Owned by AEP Ohio

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Jefferson County OH Coal 9,940,498.959,091,087,922.57914.55
Madison IN Coal 5,530,1025,545,640,320.751,002.81
Gallia County OH Coal 4,874,0834,768,479,730.87978.33
AEP Bluffton NaSAEP Ohio (100.00%)
Bluffton OH Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source -203

AEP Ohio Fuel Makeup

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Who is the CEO of AEP Ohio?

Nick Akins is the CEO of AEP Ohio.

What percentage of AEP Ohio's electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuel sources?

Power plants owned by or associated with AEP Ohio produce 100.00% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel types.

What percentage of AEP Ohio's electricity is produced from renewable fuels?

AEP Ohio produces 0% of their electricity using renewable fuel sources.

What is the phone number for AEP Ohio?

You can reach AEP Ohio by phone via (800) 672-2231.

What cities does AEP Ohio supply electricity to?

AEP Ohio supplies in 452 cities in the country including Ohio.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with AEP Ohio?

There are 4 power plants associated with or owned by AEP Ohio.

Does AEP Ohio have any subsidiary companies?

AEP Ohio owns Ohio Valley Electric Corporation.

What company is AEP Ohio owned by?

AEP Ohio is owned by American Electric Power.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for AEP Ohio customers?

AEP Ohio's current average bundled electricity rate is 13.98 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Ohio bundled rate of 12.79 cents and the average United States rate of 14.11 cents.

What is the average bundled bill for AEP Ohio customers each month?

AEP Ohio currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $134.82, compared to the Ohio average of $117.24 and the United States average of $117.24 for bundled service.

How many counties does AEP Ohio provider electricity to?

AEP Ohio supplies electricity to customers in 61 counties throughout the United States including Ohio.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-30