FORT WAYNE, Ind. – What do solar power plants, unique looking power poles, text messages, energy efficiency, United Way contributions and education have in common?
They are all ways that Indiana Michigan Power is investing in Building the Future of Indiana and southwestern Michigan.
Our Building the Future booklet is filled with facts about the company (we serve 164 cities) and useful information (how our Energy Efficiency, Home Warranty and On the Go Mobile Alerts programs might benefit you). Learn about our newest form of generation (one solar plant built, three on the way) and, yes, why some of our new transmission poles have arches at the top.
I&M is proud to be your hometown energy provider and pleased to show you ways we will be the energy company of the next generation and beyond. Find the booklet at www.IndianaMichiganPower.com/BuildingtheFuture2016
Indiana Michigan Power (I&M) is headquartered in Fort Wayne, and its 2,450 employees serve more than 589,000 customers. It operates 2,600 MW of coal-fired generation in Indiana, 2,160 MW of nuclear generation in Michigan and 22 MW of hydro generation in both states. The company’s generation portfolio also includes 450 MW of purchased wind generation and, by the end of 2016, approximately 15 MW of large-scale solar generation.
American Electric Power is one of the largest electric utilities in the United States, delivering electricity to nearly 5.4 million customers through 223,000 miles of distribution lines in 11 states. AEP owns the nation’s largest electricity transmission system, a more than 40,000-mile network that includes more 765-kilovolt extra-high voltage transmission lines than all other U.S. transmission systems combined. AEP also ranks among the nation’s largest generators of electricity, owning approximately 32,000 megawatts of generating capacity in the U.S. AEP’s utility units operate as AEP Ohio, AEP Texas, Appalachian Power (in Virginia and West Virginia), AEP Appalachian Power (in Tennessee), Indiana Michigan Power, Kentucky Power, Public Service Company of Oklahoma, and Southwestern Electric Power Company (in Arkansas, Louisiana and east Texas). AEP’s headquarters are in Columbus, Ohio.