AEP’s Public Service of Oklahoma Issues RFP for natural gas transportation

Bids are due by June 27

Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO), a subsidiary of American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP), is requesting proposals for firm natural gas transportation service for calendar year 2017 to serve all or a portion of PSO’s natural gas-fired power plants.

Bids are due by June 27, 2016.  Response and contact information is available online at www.PSOklahoma.com/b2b/rfp/2016NaturalGasTransport/.

PSO, a unit of American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP), is an electric utility company serving more than 544,000 customers in eastern and southwestern Oklahoma.  Based in Tulsa, PSO has nearly 3,800 megawatts of generating capacity and is one of the largest distributors of wind energy in the state.  News releases and other information about PSO can be found at www.PSOklahoma.com.