Stay Safe Around Underground Electric Lines

Stay Safe Around Underground Electric Lines

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Monday, April 16, 2012 - 11:00am

CAMPAIGN: Electrical Public Safety at American Electric Power

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Spring has sprung. Stay safe around underground electric lines by calling 811 before any digging project. Need more information? Watch our video.

AEP - American Electric Power

AEP ranks among the nation's largest generators of electricity, owning nearly 38,000 megawatts of generating capacity in the U.S.  AEP also owns the nation's largest electricity transmission system, a nearly 39,000-mile network that includes more 765 kilovolt extra-high voltage transmission lines than all other U.S. transmission systems combined.

AEP's utility units operate as AEP Ohio, AEP Texas, Appalachian Power (in Virginia, West Virginia), AEP Appalachian Power (in Tennessee), Indiana Michigan Power, Kentucky Power, Public Service of Oklahoma, and Southwestern Electric Power Company (in Arkansas, Louisiana and east Texas).