Shale Oil & Gas 

The shale industry is hot right now – and it’s hottest right here in AEP’s service territory. We offer a powerful combination of the right geography, gas and oil industry expertise, electricity leadership and location advisory services to companies in the shale gas and oil industry. Whether you’re a producer, pipeline, processor, or supply chain – you want an experienced team of professionals that you can trust. Together, we can make your shale oil & gas operations more efficient.

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AEP has developed several innovations in order to quickly serve new customers active in the shale gas business.

We do More Than Connect You to the Grid

Reliable Site Selection

Reduce risk and accelerate operations with our free and confidential location advisory services, including site selection services, location data and maps, and environmental permitting and regulatory expertise.

Electric Service

Reliable, cost-effective service is available at distribution, substation and transmission levels. In our two deregulated states, Ohio and Texas, you can choose your generation supplier.

Contracting Services

Tap into the nation’s largest transmission system and our technical expertise with specialized electrical contracting services to design, build and maintain your own electrical facilities.

Transmission Solutions

Facilities located in remote areas with limited electric service can reduce substation construction time with our pre-engineered station designs, “station in a box” packages or portable skid-mounted substations.

Customer Testimonial

Shale Oil & Gas

“So far no other utility has come close being as accommodating as AEP with our type of projects. Their ability to provide quick accurate information, and execute creative plans was a major contribution to our success. We look forward to working with AEP again in the future.

-Matt James, Engineer, M3 Midstream LLC

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