SWEPCO Electricity Usage Reaches All Time High

Extreme summer temperatures this week have sent electricity usage for customers of Southwestern Electric Power Company at an all time high. Last Wednesday it reached a record 4,905 megawatts. SWEPCO serves people in Arkansas, Louisiana and East Texas and because of high usage, SWEPCO says customers will see higher electric bills.

Molly Reuter, Reporting. mreuter@kltv.com