About AEP Texas Central
American Electric Power, often referred to as AEP, is a major U.S. electric utility based in Columbus, OH, that operates in 11 states. In Texas, the company operates as AEP Texas with two units – AEP Texas North (formerly West Texas Utilities), which operates in west Texas, and AEP Texas Central (formerly Central Power and Light), which operates in central and south Texas. AEP Texas Central joined AEP in 1997.
AEP Texas serves more than 1 million residential, commercial, industrial and other customers. With its regional headquarters in Corpus Christi, AEP Texas Central serves that city as well as Harlingen, Laredo, McAllen, and Victoria, among others.