Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
State Ruling: Some AEP Customers Will Pay More For Energy
Some American Electric Power customers can expect to see single digit rate increases in their power bills. Thatâ€™s as a result of a ruling today by the state Public Utilities Commission. PUCO spokesman Mathew Schilling says AEP will not be able to raise rates beyond a 12 percent cap.
Thereâ€™s going to be a rate cap on customersâ€™ bills such that no customer should experience more than a 12 percent increase due to todayâ€™s ruling.
PUCO Chairman Todd Snitchler says the order â€œâ€¦more evenly distributes the rate impacts among customers.â€