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AEP Texas Prepares for Tropical Storm Alberto

Tropical Storm Alberto continues to move through the Gulf of Mexico and is predicted to bring significant rainfall south Texas. A tropical storm warning is in effect for the Texas Gulf Coast until Thursday, June 20. AEP Texas is lining up crews, equipment, and other resources in anticipation of heavy rainfall and the possibility of high winds.

Tropical Storm Alberto continues to move through the Gulf of Mexico and is predicted to bring significant rainfall south Texas. A tropical storm warning is in effect for the Texas Gulf Coast until Thursday, June 20. AEP Texas is lining up crews, equipment, and other resources in anticipation of heavy rainfall and the possibility of high winds.


AEP Texas Stands Ready for the 2024 Hurricane Season

The 2024 hurricane season officially kicks off today, Saturday, June 1. AEP Texas is fully prepared to support our customers through any storms our communities may face this season. 

The 2024 hurricane season officially kicks off today, Saturday, June 1. AEP Texas is fully prepared to support our customers through any storms our communities may face this season. 


AEP Texas crews responding to outages across south Texas

A strong line of storms that moved across Texas late Tuesday and early Wednesday has left approximately 12,5000 customers without power, down from an approximate peak number of outages of 30,000. 

A strong line of storms that moved across Texas late Tuesday and early Wednesday has left approximately 12,5000 customers without power, down from an approximate peak number of outages of 30,000. 


UPDATE: Laredo crews restore power to 19,000 customers by noon

AEP Texas Laredo crews have restored electric service to more than 80 percent of customers left without power strong line of storms moved across Texas late Tuesday and early Wednesday.

AEP Texas Laredo crews have restored electric service to more than 80 percent of customers left without power strong line of storms moved across Texas late Tuesday and early Wednesday.


AEP Texas announces temporary lane closure on JFK Causeway

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (April 22, 2024) – AEP Texas announces a temporary lane closure westbound on the John F. Kennedy Causeway Bridge to repair a broken crossarm on a utility pole damaged by fire. The lane closure will take place from midnight on Tuesday, April 23 to 4 a.m. on Wednesday, April 24.

 

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (April 22, 2024) – AEP Texas announces a temporary lane closure westbound on the John F. Kennedy Causeway Bridge to repair a broken crossarm on a utility pole damaged by fire. The lane closure will take place from midnight on Tuesday, April 23 to 4 a.m. on Wednesday, April 24.

 


AEP Texas earns 2024 ENERGY STAR® Sustained Excellence Award

AEP Texas is proud to announce that it has received the 2024 ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

AEP Texas is proud to announce that it has received the 2024 ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.


AEP Foundation contributes $300,000 to TSTC program in Abilene

The AEP Foundation has contributed $300,000 to The TSTC Foundation to provide scholarships for members of underserved and underrepresented populations to participate in Texas State Technical College’s new Electrical Lineworker and Management Technology program in Abilene.

The AEP Foundation has contributed $300,000 to The TSTC Foundation to provide scholarships for members of underserved and underrepresented populations to participate in Texas State Technical College’s new Electrical Lineworker and Management Technology program in Abilene.


AEP Foundation to sponsor Laredo College Fun Fest

The AEP Foundation has contributed $50,000 to fund a two-year sponsorship for the Laredo College Family Fun Fest and Musicale.

The AEP Foundation has contributed $50,000 to fund a two-year sponsorship for the Laredo College Family Fun Fest and Musicale.


ERCOT prevé condiciones limitadas en la red 15 de enero de 6 a.m. 10 a.m. CT

Debido a la persistencia de temperaturas muy frías, la gran demanda y el viento inusualmente bajo, se espera que las reservas operativas sean bajas durante las horas de la mañana del lunes 15 de enero, antes de la subida de la energía solar. Como resultado, ERCOT pide a los residentes de Texas que conserven el uso de la electricidad, si es seguro hacerlo, el lunes 15 de enero de 6 a.m. a 10 a.m. CT. 

Debido a la persistencia de temperaturas muy frías, la gran demanda y el viento inusualmente bajo, se espera que las reservas operativas sean bajas durante las horas de la mañana del lunes 15 de enero, antes de la subida de la energía solar. Como resultado, ERCOT pide a los residentes de Texas que conserven el uso de la electricidad, si es seguro hacerlo, el lunes 15 de enero de 6 a.m. a 10 a.m. CT. 


ERCOT News Release: ERCOT Expects Tight Grid Conditions, Requests Conservation Monday, January 15, from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. CT

Due to continued freezing temperatures, very high demand, and unseasonably low wind, operating reserves are expected to be low during the morning hours of Monday, January 15. As a result, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) is asking Texans to conserve electricity use, if safe to do so, Monday, January 15, from 6 a.m. – 10 a.m. CT. 

Due to continued freezing temperatures, very high demand, and unseasonably low wind, operating reserves are expected to be low during the morning hours of Monday, January 15. As a result, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) is asking Texans to conserve electricity use, if safe to do so, Monday, January 15, from 6 a.m. – 10 a.m. CT. 


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