American Electric Power (AEP) is seeking spot delivery proposals for up to 500,000 tons of coal, FoB barge or FoB Cardinal plant, beginning January 2014 and ending December 2014. The company says it’s open to alternative pricing structures or other innovative, value-added concepts. Proposal packages must be received by AEP no later than 5:00 p.m. Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. Proposals can be submitted by E-mail to Complete details about AEP’s Request for Proposals (RFPs) are available at: