DP&L energizing growth

Dayton Power & Light has been proudly serving West Central Ohio since 1911. We've grown over the years just as the region has grown. As the local electric company, we share a common goal with the communities we serve - the promotion of a strong economy with quality jobs. Working together, we all create a shared success.

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Economic Development Grants

In partnership with our communities and local and regional economic development organizations, DP&L will invest in programs and opportunities to promote economic development. Goals for these investments include:

  • Market West Central Ohio to attract new investment in the region
  • Retain existing businesses by enabling them to remain competitive in this location
  • Create jobs and a job-ready workforce

DP&L economic development funding is available in these areas:

Infrastructure Grants

Regional Economic Development Grants

Site Certification


Development Partners

Dayton Development Coalition logoThe Dayton Development Coalition (DDC) is the region's economic development arm, comprised of a partnership among 14 counties surrounding the city of Dayton, Ohio. It's mission is to retain, expand, and recruit jobs in the Dayton region.

DP&L works very closely with the DDC and other local, regional, and national economic development organizations including: