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  • 12/1/2005
    Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO) continues to urge its customers to use energy wisely and institute energy conservation measures immediately due to higher winter electric bills, driven by the sharply higher cost of natural gas used to fuel electric generating facilities.
  • 11/11/2005
    Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO) is undertaking a series of improvements to the west bank of the Arkansas River near its Tulsa Power Station that will lead to the development of a white water recreation area to be called the Tulsa Wave Park.  Improvements will include grading and stabilizing a 150-foot section of the bank and the construction of a path and dock for kayakers to safely enter the water.
     
  • 10/17/2005
    Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO) has announced it is seeking proposals for new baseload generation to supplement existing power supply resources to effectively meet customers’ power demand requirements.   A Request for Proposal (RFP) to add baseload generation has been issued and information about it posted on PSOklahoma.com.
  • 10/12/2005
    Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO) is urging its customers to be prepared for higher electric bills this winter as a result of sharply increased costs of natural gas purchased to power generating facilities.
  • 9/13/2005
      In an effort to be responsive to customer comment and concerns involving its tree trimming plans, practices and procedures, Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO) is proposing a series of enhancements to its reliability program.
  • 9/12/2005
    Public Service Company of Oklahoma announced it will provide a company match to customer donations to the Salvation Army’s Light A Life Fund.  For every dollar donated to Light A Life through the end of the year, PSO will donate two dollars to the Salvation Army Hurricane Katrina Disaster Relief Fund.
  • 9/9/2005
    Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO) is seeking proposals for new generation to supplement existing power supply resources to effectively meet customers’ power demand requirements.  PSO is seeking both new peaking resources and base-load resources.  A draft Request for Proposal (RFP) to add peaking capacity will be issued Sept. 12, 2005.  A separate RFP for additional base-load capacity will follow in October.

  • 7/27/2005
    Thanks to the generosity of PSO employees and retirees, more than $7,500 has been raised in special fundraising to help pay home energy bills for customers in need.
  • 6/28/2005
    FPL Energy, LLC, a subsidiary of FPL Group (NYSE: FPL) and Public Service Company of Oklahoma, a wholly owned operating subsidiary of American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP), today joined about 150 guests near Weatherford to dedicate FPL Energy’s Weatherford Wind Energy Center in Custer County, Oklahoma.
  • 6/20/2005
    Forty Oklahoma science teachers will use finger paints on Monday and put their handprint, thumbprint or signature on a huge banner to signify the start of the 5th Annual Experimental Design workshop, hosted by Tulsa Public Schools and Public Service Company of Oklahoma.
  • 6/3/2005
    Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO) today filed an application with the Oklahoma Corporation Commission (OCC) to update the OCC on PSO’s Reliability Enhancement Plan and advise that an increase in the plan’s annual reliability spending cap is required for PSO to have sufficient funding to meet the four-year distribution tree-trimming cycle requirement included in the OCC’s service quality rules. PSO is requesting an increase in the annual cap from $11.81 million to $27.21 million to meet the four-year cycle trim requirement.
  • 5/18/2005
    Two of Tulsa’s historic institutions - Central High School and Public Service Company of Oklahoma – will celebrate a 20-year tradition as partners in education on Thursday, May 19.
  • 5/9/2005
    Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO) plans to spend $48 million to upgrade its Tulsa area transmission system, providing improvements that will increase electric service reliability and help meet the growing demand for electricity in the Tulsa area.
  • 5/3/2005
    Public Service Company of Oklahoma, in conjunction with Tulsa Public Schools, will sponsor a free workshop for Oklahoma science teachers who instruct grades 5-12.  This is the fifth year for the company to offer the workshop, Experimental Design, to Oklahoma science teachers.
  • 5/3/2005
    Customers of Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO) are now receiving electricity generated by the wind as PSO and its Weatherford Wind Energy Center partner, FPL Energy, LLC, announce the start of commercial operation at Oklahoma’s newest and largest wind farm.
  • 3/8/2005
    Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO) has signed its second agreement to purchase power from Zilkha Renewable Energy LLC’s Blue Canyon II wind farm, located about 15 miles north of Lawton, Oklahoma.  The 10-year agreement calls for PSO to purchase up to 30.6 megawatts (MW).
  • 3/7/2005
    Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO) has agreed to reduce its base rates by $6.9 million under the terms of a proposed rate case settlement presented today to an Oklahoma Corporation Commission (OCC) administrative law judge (ALJ).  The ALJ recommended approval of the settlement agreement and sent it to the full Commission for consideration.
  • 3/4/2005
    Sterling, OK, March 4, 2005 – Public Service Company of Oklahoma is bringing its electrical safety education efforts into the classroom through an innovative, interactive educational touring theatre show that actively engages local school children in learning.
  • 3/4/2005
    GRACEMONT, OK, March 4, 2005 – Public Service Company of Oklahoma is bringing its electrical safety education efforts into the classroom through an innovative, interactive educational touring theatre show that actively engages local school children in learning.
  • 3/2/2005
    The Oklahoma Corporation Commission (OCC) today approved an agreement allowing Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO) to purchase up to 120.6 megawatts (MW) of electricity from Zilkha Renewable Energy LLC’s Blue Canyon II wind farm near Lawton, Oklahoma.  The agreement is for ten years. 
  • 2/25/2005
    ELK CITY, OK, Feb. 25, 2005 -- Public Service Company of Oklahoma is bringing its electrical safety education efforts into the classroom through an innovative, interactive educational touring theatre show that actively engages local school children in learning.
  • 2/25/2005
    STRINGTOWN, OK, Feb. 25, 2005 -- Public Service Company of Oklahoma is bringing its electrical safety education efforts into the classroom through an innovative, interactive educational touring theatre show that actively engages local school children in learning.
  • 2/25/2005
    February is “Community Helpers” Month and Public Service Company of Oklahoma will demonstrate to students at the Broken Arrow Learning Center at 3025 N. Aspen some of the things the company does to help the community.  
  • 1/20/2005
    Beginning this week, Public Service Company of Oklahoma customers now have the option to make their checks payable to PSO when they pay their monthly electric bill. 
  • 1/19/2005
    Dozens of PSO employees and retirees who performed volunteer work for community organizations across the state qualified during 2004 for special monetary grants to help local Boy Scout troops; feed the homeless efforts; museums across the state and social service agencies.
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