Dayton Power & Light Seeks Bids for Coal Supply

  Dayton Power & Light Seeks Bids for Coal Supply

Business Wire

DAYTON, Ohio -- October 26, 2012

The Dayton Power and Light Company (DP&L) has issued a Request for Proposals
(RFP) for coal for use at its two Ohio River electric generating stations in
Aberdeen and Wrightsville, Ohio.

DP&L is seeking proposals for coal delivery for quantities up to 250,000 tons,
with delivery beginning January 2013 through March 2013. Proposals with
alternative quantities will be considered. DP&L is interested in offers for
all types of coal.

All proposals submitted in response to this RFP must be received by DP&L no
later than 5 p.m. Eastern on November 9, 2012, and are subject to the terms of
the RFP. Proposals can be submitted by email to DPLCoalRFP@dplinc.com or
mailed to Fuel Procurement, Dayton Power & Light, 1065 Woodman Dr., Dayton, OH
45432.

The RFP along with supporting materials can be found on the DPL Inc. website.
Suppliers interested in submitting a proposal may submit questions via email
to DPLCoalRFP@dplinc.com.

About The Dayton Power and Light Company and DPL Inc.

The Dayton Power and Light Company is the principal subsidiary of DPL Inc., a
regional energy company.

DPL Inc.’s other subsidiaries include DPL Energy, LLC (DPLE) and DPL Energy
Resources, Inc. (DPLER), which also does business as DP&L Energy. The Dayton
Power and Light Company, a regulated electric utility, provides service to
over 500,000 retail customers in West Central Ohio; DPLE engages in the
operation of merchant peaking generation facilities; and DPLER is a
competitive retail electric supplier. DPL Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns
and operates approximately 3,800 megawatts of generation capacity, of which
2,800 megawatts are coal-fired units and 1,000 megawatts are solar, natural
gas and diesel peaking units. Further information can be found at
www.dplinc.com.

DPL Inc. was acquired by The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) in 2011. AES is a
Fortune 200 global power company. It provides affordable, sustainable energy
to 27 countries through a diverse portfolio of distribution businesses as well
as thermal and renewable generation facilities. Its workforce of 27,000 people
is committed to operational excellence and meeting the world's changing power
needs. The company’s 2011 revenues were $17 billion and it owns and manages
$45 billion in total assets. To learn more, please visit www.aes.com.

Contact:

The Dayton Power and Light Company
Media line: 937-224-5940
email: communications@dplinc.com