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SWEPCO Earns 2021 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Awards

SWEPCO has earned two 2021 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Awards from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy.

SWEPCO has earned two 2021 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Awards from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy.


SWEPCO April 10 Storm Update No. 1 – 4/10/2021

Severe storms moved through the Ark-La-Tex late Friday, causing extensive damage – including downed poles and lines – to SWEPCO’s electric system and leaving approximately 19,300 customers without power.

Severe storms moved through the Ark-La-Tex late Friday, causing extensive damage – including downed poles and lines – to SWEPCO’s electric system and leaving approximately 19,300 customers without power.


SWEPCO offers long-term payment agreements for Arkansas customers; State disconnection moratorium to end May 3

SWEPCO is offering long-term, interest-free payment plans for Arkansas customers who are struggling to pay past-due bills during the pandemic. The state moratorium for disconnection for non-payment will end May 3. 

SWEPCO is offering long-term, interest-free payment plans for Arkansas customers who are struggling to pay past-due bills during the pandemic. The state moratorium for disconnection for non-payment will end May 3. 


SWEPCO Brings Electrical Safety E-Learning Program to Students and Families

SWEPCO has partnered with The National Theatre for Children (NTC) to educate students and their families about electrical safety with a new livestream program called “Captain Wattage.”

SWEPCO has partnered with The National Theatre for Children (NTC) to educate students and their families about electrical safety with a new livestream program called “Captain Wattage.”


SWEPCO prepared for spring storm season, offers five simple tips to stay safe

SWEPCO is prepared for spring storm season, as thunderstorms, high winds and flash floods can pop up with little warning.

SWEPCO is prepared for spring storm season, as thunderstorms, high winds and flash floods can pop up with little warning.


SWEPCO offering additional extended payment agreements for Arkansas customers; State sets May 3 for end of moratorium on disconnections

The Arkansas moratorium for utility service disconnections for non-payment is scheduled to end May 3, 2021. Southwestern Electric Power Co. (SWEPCO) continues to work with customers who are struggling to pay electric bills during the pandemic.

The Arkansas moratorium for utility service disconnections for non-payment is scheduled to end May 3, 2021. Southwestern Electric Power Co. (SWEPCO) continues to work with customers who are struggling to pay electric bills during the pandemic.


AEP Foundation awards $10,000 grants to four Arkansas nonprofits

The American Electric Power Foundation has announced four individual $10,000 grants to Arkansas nonprofit organizations providing critical services in areas served by Southwestern Electric Power Co. (SWEPCO). 

The American Electric Power Foundation has announced four individual $10,000 grants to Arkansas nonprofit organizations providing critical services in areas served by Southwestern Electric Power Co. (SWEPCO). 


SWEPCO thanks customers for patience, conserving energy during extreme weather

A crew of 1,500 workers, including more than 300 SWEPCO employees, worked out of three base camps to assist in restoration efforts. Power had been restored for most customers across Louisiana and Texas by Sunday night. 

A crew of 1,500 workers, including more than 300 SWEPCO employees, worked out of three base camps to assist in restoration efforts. Power had been restored for most customers across Louisiana and Texas by Sunday night. 


Winter storm update No. 9 - SWEPCO to complete most power restoration today

SWEPCO expects to restore power to 95 percent of customers by 10 p.m. Sunday. Approximately 4,400 customers remained without power as of 12:30 p.m.

SWEPCO expects to restore power to 95 percent of customers by 10 p.m. Sunday. Approximately 4,400 customers remained without power as of 12:30 p.m.


Winter storm update No. 8 - SWEPCO updates estimated times of restoration in winter storm recovery

SWEPCO has updated its estimated times of restoration for areas impacted by the winter storm. Approximately 10,700 customers remained with power at 2:30 p.m. Saturday.

SWEPCO has updated its estimated times of restoration for areas impacted by the winter storm. Approximately 10,700 customers remained with power at 2:30 p.m. Saturday.


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