The View of Sustainability from AEP’s Board of Directors

Dec 9, 2011 8:00 AM ET

The Business of Sustainability: A View from the Board of Directors

Two AEP board members provided their thoughts on sustainability. Tom Hoaglin, chairman of the board’s Committee on Directors and Corporate Governance, and Lionel Novell, chairman of the board’s Audit Committee share their views on AEP’s sustainability initiatives in a candid interview


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).