Low Cost Utilities

Electric Power

  • AEP (American Electric Power)
    • AEP is the primary electric power provider in the Appalachian Sky region.
    • AEP is among the lowest cost electric power providers in the nation.
    • AEP owns the nation's largest electricity transmission system, a nearly 39,000-mile (63,000 km) network that includes 765 kilovolt ultra-high voltage transmission lines, more than all other U.S. transmission systems combined.
    • AEP is a publicly traded $15 billion year revenue company.

Natural Gas

  • The Applachian Sky region is blessed to be served by a multitude of major, interstate natural gas pipelines.
    • Columbia Gas of Kentucky
    • Texas Eastern Transmission
    • Kentucky Frontier Gas
    • Mountaineer Gas Co


Source of Business and Labor Numbers: The Next Move Group