Electricity Grid Management Company Issues Cold Weather Alert

NORRISTOWN, Pennsylvania (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – The organization that manages the electric grid in Ohio and 13 states has issued a cold weather alert

PJM Interconnection is not asking for conservation measures at this time.*

A spokesman says they are communicating more with local electric utilities, with expectations that there will not be any electricity generation shortages.

Meantime, AEP Ohio encourages customers to use energy wisely.

*An earlier version of this story suggested that PJM was asking for conservation measures. That was not correct. We apologize for that error.