American Electric Power is offering incentives to help customers save money, while cutting back on energy use.
AEP Ohio Business Incentive Representative, Darren Sears, stopped by the county commissioners office today to make sure the county is up-to-speed on the program. Some incentives for commercial and industrial customers include, rebates, discounts and money back guarantees.
"If we have a company that wants to upgrade their lighting or whatever, put more energy...
AEP Ohio is reporting that 1,158 customers are currently without power in Muskingum County.
Shortly after 9:00 p.m. Tuesday evening, a line of storms with winds reaching 50 mph made their way through the county, knocking down trees and power lines in numerous locations. AEP is working to restore power as soon as possible.
A transformer caught fire at a sub station in the 2,200 block of Hughes Street Tuesday afternoon.
It happened happened around 4:45PM. According to AEP Ohio, the fire was due to a fuse failure. The outage involved the east end of Zanesville Maysville, Downard Road and a portion of Brighton Boulevard. 3,900 people were without power until it was fully restored around 8PM this evening. Unfortunately, we also lost power here at WHIZ, and we thank you for your patience as we worked to...