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Dayton Power & Light Company Earns EEI Emergency Recovery Award for Efforts to Restore Service in Ohio Following an Ice Storm


The Dayton Power and Light Company (DP&L), a subsidiary of The AES
Corporation (NYSE:AES), was presented today with the Edison Electric
Institute's (EEI's) "Emergency Recovery Award" for its outstanding power
restoration efforts after an ice storm hit Ohio in November 2018.

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The Emergency Recovery Award is given to select EEI member companies to
recognize their extraordinary efforts to restore power to customers
after service disruptions caused by severe weather conditions or other
natural events. The winners are chosen by a panel of judges following an
international nomination process. Dayton Power & Light Company received
the award during EEI 2019, the electric power industry's premiere annual

In November, a snow and ice storm struck Ohio resulting in more than
80,000 service outages in Dayton Power & Light Company's territory. Due
to their tireless work, Dayton Power & Light Company's crews restored
service to 100 percent of customers within four days after the storm,
dedicating 37,360 man-hours to the recovery.

"Dayton Power & Light Company is deserving of this award for its efforts
to restore service quickly and safely in Ohio after ice and wind
storms," said EEI President Tom Kuhn. "The dedication of Dayton Power &
Light Company's crews reflects our industry's commitment to our
customers, and I thank them for their tireless work."

"On behalf of all of our DP&L people, we are extremely honored to be
recognized with EEI's Emergency Recovery Award for our recovery efforts
following the snow and ice storm in Ohio last November," said Lisa
Krueger, AES US SBU President "We take great pride in serving our
customers and thank the crews for their extraordinary efforts working
long hours in difficult conditions to safely restore electric service to
our customers and neighbors."

About The Dayton Power and Light Company and AES

The Dayton Power and Light Company is the principal subsidiary of DPL
Inc. (DPL), a regional energy provider and an AES company. DPL's primary
subsidiaries include The Dayton Power and Light Company, AES Ohio
Generation, LLC (AES Ohio Gen), and Miami Valley Insurance Company
(MVIC).The Dayton Power and Light Company, a regulated electric utility,
provides service to over 525,000 customers in West Central Ohio; AES
Ohio Gen co-owns generation facilities; and MVIC, a captive insurance
company, provides insurance services to DPL and its subsidiaries. For
more information about the company, please visit
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The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) is a Fortune 200 global power company.
We provide affordable, sustainable energy to 15 countries through our
diverse portfolio of distribution businesses as well as thermal and
renewable generation facilities. Our workforce is committed to
operational excellence and meeting the world's changing power needs. Our
2018 revenues were $11 billion and we own and manage $33 billion in
total assets. To learn more, please visit
Follow AES on Twitter @TheAESCorp.

About EEI

EEI is the association that represents all U.S. investor-owned electric
companies. Our members provide electricity for 220 million Americans,
and operate in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. As a whole,
the electric power industry supports more than 7 million jobs in
communities across the United States. In addition to our U.S. members,
EEI has more than 65 international electric companies as International
Members, and hundreds of industry suppliers and related organizations as
Associate Members.

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