- Category: News
- Published on 15 April 2014
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
AEP Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO) reminds its customers that metallic coatings on mylar helium balloons and on kites can cause damage to SWEPCO’s electrical system
and cause power losses, emphasizing the need to make sure these objects are not allowed to interfere in the lines. See the April 10 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for more details.