Kentucky Power launches interactive map for outages

AEP Kentucky Power Company

ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) – Kentucky Power says it has a new interactive map on its website that makes it easier for customers to get details about outages.

A statement from the company says the new mapping tool at makes it easier to search for or report power outages any time of day or night.

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Everett Phillips, Kentucky Power’s managing director of distribution operations, says the new map is mobile-friendly and refreshes every 15 minutes to provide the most up-to-date information on where outages are located, the number of customers affected and when power is estimated to be restored.

Kentucky Power is a unit of the American Electric Power system and provides service to nearly 170,000 customers in 20 counties in eastern Kentucky.


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