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American Electric Power (AEP) Signs Smart Meter Deal With Landis_+Gyr

AEP Texas, a division of American Electric Power, just announced that it has signed a contract with Landis+Gyr to have smart meters installed for its customers. Under the terms of the 5 year contract, Landis+Gyr will deliver and install 700,000 smart meters for AEP. According to Reuters, the deal is valued at $75 to $100 million.

From a Landis+Gyr press release, here is more information about the deal along with a quote from Landis+Gyr North … Read the rest

American Electric Power Company Incorporated (AEP) Buys 250 MW Of Wind Power

American Electric Power Company has entered in to agreements with 2 separate wind farms to buy a total of 250 MW of wind energy.  The company has signed 3 separate 20 year agreements with 2 different wind farms. In one agreement, the company’s AEP Ohio subsidiary will buy 100.5 MW of wind power from BP Wind Energy’s Benton County, IN farm. In the second agreement, the Indiana Michigan Power subsidiary will buy 50 MW, also … Read the rest