AES Ohio partners with the University of Dayton Arena to power championship practices and games with renewable energy

March 14, 2022

AES Ohio, a subsidiary of The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES), announced today it will help ensure all practices and games for the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball First Four® are powered by renewable energy.

AES Ohio will purchase renewable energy credits (RECs) and apply them toward incremental energy usage at the University of Dayton Arena facilities for pre-game events, practices and First Four games.

“As part of AES’s commitment to accelerating the future of energy, we are excited to provide safe, reliable and green options to power the First Four games,” said Kristina Lund, President and CEO of AES Ohio. “Dayton’s collaborative spirit and basketball unity shines bright, and we are honored to partner with organizers to advance sustainability efforts.”

AES Ohio has provided safe, reliable, and affordable energy to our customers for more than a century. The company is accelerating the transition to a greener energy future and most recently prioritized major investments to modernize the energy grid. 

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About AES Ohio

AES Ohio is the principal subsidiary of DPL Inc. (DPL), a regional energy provider and an AES company. AES Ohio, a regulated electric utility, provides service to over 527,000 customers in West Central Ohio. During its long history, AES Ohio has served its customers with the lowest rates in Ohio among investor-owned utilities. Connect with AES Ohio on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn. Learn more about how AES Ohio is accelerating the future of energy, visit