IPL celebrates United Way, Hispanic Heritage Month and more with September window light displays

September 1, 2017

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.— Indianapolis Power & Light Company (IPL), a subsidiary of The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES), is recognizing various September events and organizations through its window light displays. 

Organizations and events to be recognized by IPL:


  • Hunger Action Month — (Orange, Sept. 1)
  • Labor Day Weekend — (American Flag, Sept. 2-4)
  • Addiction Awareness Month — (Purple, Sept. 5-6)
  • United Way of Central Indiana’s 100th Anniversary and “The Big Kickoff” Event with the Colts on Monument Circle — (#UWCI100/Colts Horseshoe, Sept. 7)
  • Red Cross National Preparedness Month — (RED CROSS, Sept. 8, 18, 25, 29)
  • Association of Zoos & Aquariums Conference — (WELCOME AZA, Sept. 9-11)
  • National Suicide Prevention Week — (AFSP #BETHEVOICE, Sept. 12-14)
  • Indianapolis Oktoberfest on Monument Circle — (OKTOBERFEST, Sept. 15)
  • GoldSplash Event to Raise Pediatric Cancer Awareness — (Gold, Sept. 16)
  • Indianapolis Colts Home Games — (Colts Horseshoe, Sept. 17, 24)
  • National Blood Cancer Awareness Month — (Red, Sept. 19-20)
  • Car Free Day Indy — (CAR FREE DAY INDY, Sept. 22)
  • Circle City Classic — (#CCC34, Sept. 22-23)
  • Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month — (Gold Ribbon, Sept. 26-27)
  • Department of Public Words — (YOU ARE BEAUTIFUL, Sept. 28)
  • Hispanic Heritage Month — (HISPANIC HERITAGE, Sept. 30)


Is your event or organization highlighted this month? Join us on social media to share your window lights photos. Please tag @IPLpower and use our hashtag #IPLlights.

IPL’s 10-story downtown headquarters shines brightly every night with a light display which consists of energy-efficient, long-lasting bulbs and is controlled via a computer.  Each window in the IPL building holds one LED luminar with a set of 12 red, green and blue LED lights.  When mixed together, the computer controller can produce more than 16 million different hues.


About Indianapolis Power & Light Company and AES:  
Indianapolis Power & Light Company (IPL), an AES Company, provides retail electric service to more than 490,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers in Indianapolis, as well as portions of other Central Indiana communities surrounding Marion County. During its long history, IPL has supplied its customers with some of the lowest-cost, most reliable power in the country. For more information about the company, please visit www.IPLpower.com or connect with us at www.twitter.com/IPLpowerwww.facebook.com/IPLpower or www.linkedin.com/company/IPLpower 
The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) is a Fortune 200 global power company. We provide affordable, sustainable energy to 17 countries through our diverse portfolio of distribution businesses as well as thermal and renewable generation facilities. Our workforce of 19,000 people is committed to operational excellence and meeting the world’s changing power needs. Our 2016 revenues were $14 billion and we own and manage $36 billion in total assets. To learn more, please visit http://www.aes.com. Follow AES on Twitter @TheAESCorp.

Media Contact:
Claire Dalton
Indianapolis Power & Light Company
Office: 317.829.7737