News About Rates
West Virginia Rate Information
The West Virginia Public Service Commission (PSC) has approved a $123.5 million revenue increase for customers of Appalachian Power. The increase will raise electric bills about 47 cents a day for residential customers. Even with the increase, rates for Appalachian’s customers will be below the national average of 12.24 cents per kilowatt-hour.
Energy Efficiency Programs
Energy Efficiency Programs in West Virginia include an online energy check-up, a FREE home energy assessment with rebates for qualifying homes, low-income weatherization assistance and incentives to purchase smart lighting. The focus for commercial and industrial customers is on increasing the efficiency of lighting, HVAC and motors. The programs help customers save money on their energy costs and help reduce the overall energy demand for the company.
Manage Your Energy Use
An effective way to manage rising energy costs is to become a knowledgeable consumer and use energy wisely. Appalachian Power customers are urged to visit the company's Save Money and Energy section of the website to learn about energy saving ideas. Energy efficiency measures can be used to offset rising prices for electricity