THE PLACEHOLDER RIDERS The proposed ESP has several “placeholder riders” that, if approved, will allow electric bills to increase by amounts that AEP-Ohio has not identified. AEP-Ohio has asked the PUCO to make many of these placeholder riders non-bypassable, which means that shopping customers pay the riders even if they obtain electricity from another supplier. AEP-Ohio’s public statements about the amount of the proposed rate increases only touch on the base rate increases (not the full story). 9
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