AEP said it is open to alternative pricing structures or other “innovative, value-added concepts.” Proposals must be received no later than 5 p.m., Thursday, January 23, 2014. Email proposals to Kim Chilcote, coal procurement, AEP kkchilcote@aepes.com. Complete details about AEP’s RFPs are available at: www.aep.com/go/coaloffers