AEP Ohio - An AEP Company
Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
Energy Efficiency Program Delivery
AEP Ohio - An AEP Company, a subsidiary of American Electric Power, is an electric utility that serves nearly 1.5 million customers'. AEP Ohio promoted the importance of ENERGY STAR certified products and new homes to customers through its energy efficiency programs, generating an estimated 1.5 billion kilowatt hours in energy savings. Key 2019 accomplishments include:
- Supporting the construction of nearly 200 ENERGY STAR certified new homes, with over 6,000 homes certified since joining the program in 2009.
- Achieving 37 percent market share of all eligible residential new construction units in its service territory to date, including nearly 15 percent market share for ENERGY STAR certified homes.
- Providing incentives and training to over 15,000 retailers on the benefits of ENERGY STAR certified heat pump water heaters, air and ground source heat pumps, smart thermostats, appliances and pool pumps.
- Implementing an annual marketing plan focused on ENERGY STAR that generated more than 8.5 million media impressions and resulted in more than 75,000 clicks to its landing page for rebates.