DAYTON, Ohio- The Dayton Power and Light Company (DP&L), a subsidiary of The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES), announces a new look and enhanced features to the outage map on dpandl.com. Improvements made to this map include enhanced functionality and better design to improve the user experience.
“We have improved and upgraded our outage map based on customer feedback and best practices within the utility industry,” said Tom Raga, Dayton Power and Light President and CEO. “Now, customers will have the most up-to-date information we have available on outages in their areas to make more informed decisions for their family or their business."
DP&L customers will benefit from the redesigned map in a number of ways:
- Detailed map view with zoom capabilities
- Estimated times of restoration when available
- Enhanced outage location information
- Timely outage messages
- An improved mobile-friendly experience
One of the biggest advantages of this new outage map is that customers can easily report their outages directly from the new map, which is one of the many convenient ways to report an outage on our website. Additionally, customers have quick access to outage information and safety tips.
About The Dayton Power and Light Company, and The AES Corporation
The Dayton Power and Light Company is the principal subsidiary of DPL Inc. (DPL), a regional energy provider and an AES company. DPL’s other significant subsidiaries include AES Ohio Generation, LLC (AES Ohio Gen), Miami Valley Insurance Company (MVIC), and Miami Valley Lighting, LLC (MVLt). The Dayton Power and Light Company, a regulated electric utility, provides service to over 520,000 customers in West Central Ohio; AES Ohio Gen engages in the operation of merchant peaking and generation facilities; MVIC, a captive insurance company, provides insurance services to DPL and its subsidiaries, and MVLt maintains outdoor lighting to governments and businesses. DPL, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates approximately 2,175 megawatts of generation capacity, of which 1,150 megawatts are coal-fired units and 1,000 megawatts are solar, natural gas, battery storage and diesel peaking units. For more information about the company, please visit www.dplinc.com. Connect with DP&L at @DPLtoday, www.linkedin.com/company/dayton-power-and-light, and at www.facebook.com/DPLToday.
The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) is a Fortune 200 global power company. We provide affordable, sustainable energy to 17 countries through our diverse portfolio of distribution businesses as well as thermal and renewable generation facilities. Our workforce of 19,000 people is committed to operational excellence and meeting the world’s changing power needs. Our 2016 revenues were $14 billion and we own and manage $36 billion in total assets. To learn more, please visit www.aes.com. Follow AES on Twitter @TheAESCorp.