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By Ted Cruz
Israel saves its enemies; Hamas endangers its friends
Topic - American Electric Power
network that includes 765 kilovolt ultra-high voltage transmission lines; more than all other U.S. transmission systems combined. AEP's transmission system directly or indirectly serves about 10 percent of the electricity demand in the Eastern Interconnection, the interconnected transmission system that covers 38 eastern and central U.S. states and eastern Canada, and approximately 11 percent of the electricity demand in ERCOT, the transmission system that covers much of Texas. AEP's utility units operate as AEP Ohio, AEP Texas, Appalachian Power (in Virginia, West Virginia, and Tennessee), Indiana Michigan Power, Kentucky Power, Public Service Company of Oklahoma, and Southwestern Electric Power Company (in Arkansas, Louisiana and east Texas). AEP's headquarters are in Columbus, Ohio. - Source: Wikipedia
American Electric Power is planning to cut rates for most residential customers by more than 12 percent.
Ohio regulators have decided American Electric Power customers will be charged a bit more over the next year to pay for over $57 million in repairs after severe windstorms in summer 2012.
West Virginia regulators have approved American Electric Power's plan to trim vegetation along distribution and transmission lines in the state.
CODA Automotive, a leading developer and manufacturer of the new, all-electric CODA, today announced the delivery of its first fleet vehicle sale to AEP Ohio, a unit of American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP). The utility, which delivers electricity to more than 5 million people in 11 states, incorporated the 2012 CODA into its robust fleet as a part of a demonstration project to learn more about electric vehicles and charging infrastructure.
Our nation is facing a perplexing dichotomy today. Millions of Americans can't find jobs - some have even given up looking - yet employers are saying they can't find the skilled workers they need to fill critical positions.
The House will soon vote to (slightly) rein in the Obama Environmental Protection Agency. But this much-needed baby step by Congress will only happen if Republicans have the knowledge and muster the courage to withstand a final bare-knuckles assault by EPA's enviro allies.