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Jun 01, 2015, 13:54 ET

FirstEnergy Completes Transmission Projects to Boost Electric Reliability in Northern Ohio

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today announced it has completed multiple transmission projects that will further enhance electric service for...

May 29, 2015, 13:43 ET

FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company Names Michael J. Yeager Director, Technical and Lab Services

FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), has named Michael J. Yeager to director of Technical...

May 29, 2015, 13:41 ET

FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company Names Douglas C. Saltz Director of Site Operations at Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station

FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), has named Douglas C. Saltz to director of Site...

May 29, 2015, 13:09 ET

Potomac Edison Completes Inspections and Maintenance Prior to Summer Season to Help Enhance Customer Service Reliability

 With the upcoming hot, humid summer months expected to produce higher electric usage, Potomac Edison, a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE)...

May 29, 2015, 13:08 ET

Ohio Edison Completes Inspections and Maintenance Prior to Summer Season to Help Enhance Customer Service Reliability

With the upcoming hot summer months expected to produce higher electric usage, Ohio Edison, a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utility, is completing...

May 29, 2015, 13:07 ET

The Illuminating Company Completes Inspections and Maintenance Prior to Summer Season to Help Enhance Customer Service Reliability

With the upcoming hot summer months expected to produce higher electric usage, The Illuminating Company, a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) subsidiary,...

May 29, 2015, 13:07 ET

Mon Power Performs Inspections and Maintenance Prior to Summer Season to Help Enhance Customer Service Reliability

With upcoming hot, humid summer months expected to produce higher electric usage, Mon Power, a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) subsidiary, is...

May 28, 2015, 16:44 ET

West Penn Power Completes Inspections and Maintenance Prior to Summer Season to Help Enhance Customer Service Reliability

 With the upcoming hot, humid summer months expected to produce higher electric usage, West Penn Power, a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE)...

May 28, 2015, 16:43 ET

Penn Power Completes Inspections and Maintenance Prior to Summer Season to Help Enhance Customer Service Reliability

With the upcoming hot summer months expected to produce higher electric usage, Pennsylvania Power (Penn Power), a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE)...

May 28, 2015, 16:42 ET

Penelec Completing Inspections and Maintenance Prior to Summer Season to Help Enhance Customer Service Reliability

 With upcoming hot, humid summer months expected to produce higher electric usage, Pennsylvania Electric Company (Penelec), a FirstEnergy Corp....

May 28, 2015, 16:41 ET

Met-Ed Conducting Inspections and Maintenance Prior to Summer Season to Help Enhance Customer Service Reliability

With the upcoming hot summer months expected to produce higher electric usage, Metropolitan Edison Company (Met-Ed), a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE)...

May 26, 2015, 10:24 ET

JCP&L Completes Inspections and Projects Prior to Summer Season to Help Enhance Customer Service Reliability

 With the upcoming hot summer months expected to produce higher electric usage, Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has completed...

May 26, 2015, 10:08 ET

Beaver Valley Power Station Unit 1 Returns to Service Following Refueling and Maintenance Outage

 FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), announced its Beaver Valley Power Station Unit 1...

May 21, 2015, 15:00 ET

Mon Power to Conduct Storm Restoration Drills to Help Employees Prepare for Real-Life Events

 Mon Power, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), will conduct an emergency readiness exercise on May 26 to test the company's...

May 21, 2015, 14:00 ET

FirstEnergy Extends Lease at Downtown Akron Headquarters

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) announced that it has signed an 8 1/2-year lease extension for its 19-story downtown Akron office headquarters, which...

May 20, 2015, 10:00 ET

Mon Power Utilizes Aerial Saw for Tree Trimming Program

 Mon Power, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is using helicopters equipped with aerial saws to trim trees and maintain clearances...

May 19, 2015, 16:00 ET

FirstEnergy Promotes Executives to Lead Marketing and Corporate Strategy

 FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today announced that its Board of Directors has named Dennis M. Chack to senior vice president, Marketing and...

May 19, 2015, 11:05 ET

FirstEnergy CEO Jones Reviews Company's Strategies

FirstEnergy Corp (NYSE: FE) President and Chief Executive Officer Charles E. Jones told shareholders today that the company is focused on meeting...

May 18, 2015, 14:15 ET

JCP&L Recognized Among Top Utilities in Nation for New Solar Installations

 Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has been named one of the top 10 utilities in the United States in 2014 for the installation of...

May 14, 2015, 10:05 ET

New FirstEnergy Transmission Substation Nears Completion in Elk County, Pennsylvania

 FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) has nearly completed construction of a new transmission substation in Elk County, Pa., that will include...