The lifespan of the LED bulb on the left is up to ~50,000 hours, while the CFL on the right has a lifespan of ~6,000 hours. Are you making the switch to LED?

Check out these eight facts about LEDs:

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Get the facts: find out how the Wind Catcher project will bring more renewable energy and long-term cost savings to SWEPCO customers:

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Our crews are working in the extreme cold across our service area to restore power as safely and quickly as possible. We appreciate your patience as we work to restore service to approximately 8,000 customers.
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SWEPCO will help restore power after Hurricane Irma with 233 employees and contractors heading out to assist Duke Energy Florida. Just as SWEPCO uses a mutual assistance network to call in additional resources for major storms, utilities in Florida and other states have been calling in crews for their recovery effort. Crews from all five SWEPCO districts are leaving this morning. Other SWEPCO crews returned safely Saturday after a two-week deployment helping our sister company, AEP Texas, recover from Hurricane Harvey.

We're investing in a project that will bring an abundance of clean, affordable wind energy and cost savings to customers. Learn more:

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A perk of paperless billing? Using your SWEPCO mobile app, you can pay your bill for free from your bank account in a matter of seconds.

Download the app today at

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Now is the time to make sure your AC equipment is in good shape! AC tune-ups are important to ensure your unit is working as efficiently as possible for the summer temperatures.

Regular maintenance reduces your energy bill, prevents costly break-downs, and keeps you comfortable in your home.

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Need to pay your bill or report an outage on the go? The power is in your hands with the SWEPCO app.

Download it today at

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Wind Catcher is the largest single-site wind project in the United States, and it will provide cost savings and other benefits to our customers. Find out more:

Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO) and Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO) are embarking on an unprecedented $4.5 billion renewable energy project to bring 2,000 megawatts (MW) of new wind energy to customers in Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana and Texas. The Wind Catcher Energy Connecti...

A simple pair of safety glasses can protect against serious injuries. March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month. These are the most common cause for eye injuries in the workplace, according to Prevent Blindness. #SafetySaturday

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Severe thunderstorms are predicted in parts of our territory tonight through tomorrow. Remember you can:
• Use our mobile app to report an outage
• Get updates on your outage with SWEPCO Alerts
• View our outage map at


Please do not go near any downed lines; report these hazards by calling us immediately at 1-888-218-3919 or 911.

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Curious about the Wind Catcher Energy Connection Project? You will find project updates, maps, fact sheets, and more at

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Job posting: We are hiring an External Affairs Manager in Shreveport, LA:

Job Details: Responsible for oversight and implementation of lo

Q: Does a dirty air filter increase your energy bill?

A: Yes. As more dust and dirt accumulates on the filter, your unit has to work harder and longer to keep a sufficient air flow. This increases your energy usage, which increases your monthly bill.

Tip: Set a reminder to change your air filters on a regular schedule. There's an app for that, too! Check out UpKeep in the App Store.

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Job posting: We are hiring an Instrument/Electrical Tech in Vernon, TX

Job Details: Under supervision, perform technical and specializ

Job posting: Jean Simpson Personnel Services, Inc. is recruiting candidates for our Customer Solutions Center in Shreveport.

Initial employment will be as a temporary employee, with opportunity for permanent hire as positions become available. More information:

Jean Simpson Personnel Services is recruiting candidates to test for AEP SWEPCO!!!! Are you the right employee for this job? • Can you work All Days & All Shifts? • Do you Speak Clearly and have Excellent Communication Skills? • Do you have excellent Computer/Typing Skills? • Do you have a H...

BPCC Chancellor: “We urge the Louisiana Public Service Commission to support bringing lower energy costs and more advanced manufacturing jobs to our area.”

Rick Bateman Jr. of the Bossier Parish Community College touts a SWEPCO wind project for promoting sustainability and renewable energy.

Don't forget that Daylight Saving Time is March 11. Here are some tips to prepare yourself. #SafetySaturday

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