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Jul 30, 2015, 16:15 ET

FirstEnergy Announces Second Quarter Financial Results

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today reported second quarter 2015 operating (non-GAAP) earnings* of $0.53 per basic share of common stock. ...

Jul 29, 2015, 16:39 ET

FirstEnergy Prepared to Handle 90 Degree Days

 FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) distribution and transmission systems and generating stations are prepared to meet the expected increase in...

Jul 24, 2015, 14:13 ET

JCP&L Reminds Customers to Register for Programs to Help Stay Informed During Summer Storm Season

With the summer storm season underway, Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) reminds customers who depend on private well water, or use...

Jul 24, 2015, 12:13 ET

FirstEnergy to Webcast Second Quarter Earnings Teleconference

 FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) will release financial results for the second quarter of 2015 after markets close on Thursday, July...

Jul 21, 2015, 12:37 ET

FirstEnergy Corp. Declares Unchanged Common Stock Dividend

 The Board of Directors of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today declared an unchanged quarterly dividend of 36 cents per share of outstanding...

Jul 15, 2015, 10:10 ET

FirstEnergy Launches Scam and Fraud Information Website to Educate Customers about Threats

 FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) has launched a Scam and Fraud Information section on its website to help raise awareness of fraudulent activity...

Jul 15, 2015, 08:27 ET

West Penn Power Removing Ash Trees to Help Prevent Outages

To help prevent service interruptions and enhance system reliability, West Penn Power, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is continuing...

Jul 10, 2015, 09:35 ET

FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company Announces Management Changes at Fleet Headquarters, Davis-Besse

 FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC), a subsidiary of Akron, Ohio-based FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), has promoted Raymond A. Lieb to...

Jul 09, 2015, 11:25 ET

JCP&L Completes 22 Circuit Upgrades to Enhance Service Reliability

 Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has completed upgrades to enhance service reliability on 22 major circuits serving nearly 41,000...

Jul 06, 2015, 10:20 ET

Met-Ed Completes Upgrades for Reading Health System Campus

 Metropolitan Edison (Met-Ed), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), recently completed about $2.5 million in electrical upgrades to...

Jul 01, 2015, 13:10 ET

FirstEnergy Names Brett W. Reynolds Vice President, FE Products

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today named Brett W. Reynolds as vice president, FE Products, effective August 1, 2015. Reynolds will oversee the...

Jun 30, 2015, 10:15 ET

FirstEnergy Utilities Receive Energy Association of Pennsylvania Safety Awards

Two FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) subsidiaries – Pennsylvania Power (Penn Power) and Metropolitan Edison (Met-Ed) – were recently...

Jun 26, 2015, 15:13 ET

JCP&L Names John Meehan Area Manager

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has named John Meehan to its external affairs team to serve as area manager for portions of Monmouth...

Jun 18, 2015, 16:00 ET

FirstEnergy Offering Education Grants for the 2015-2016 School Year

 FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) is offering education grants for creative classroom projects involving science, technology, engineering and...

Jun 18, 2015, 13:00 ET

FirstEnergy Opens New Machine Shop and Maintenance Headquarters in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania

 FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today held a ribbon-cutting and open house for its new Central Machine Shop and Mobile Maintenance Headquarters...

Jun 16, 2015, 11:30 ET

Mon Power Adds New Line and Substation Employees from Power Systems Institute Training Program

 Mon Power, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), has hired eight new line and substation employees from the Power Systems...

Jun 16, 2015, 11:30 ET

Potomac Edison Adds New Line and Substation Employees from Power Systems Institute Training Program

 Potomac Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), has hired seven new line and substation employees from the Power Systems...

Jun 16, 2015, 11:30 ET

West Penn Power Adds New Line and Substation Employees from Power Systems Institute Training Program

 West Penn Power, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), has hired 18 new line and substation employees from the Power Systems...

Jun 15, 2015, 09:45 ET

JCP&L Completes $10 Million Substation Expansion to Enhance Service Reliability in Hunterdon and Mercer Counties

 Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has completed a $10 million substation expansion project in West Amwell Township, adding...

Jun 11, 2015, 13:30 ET

Penelec Installs Laptop Computers in Service Vehicles to Streamline and Enhance Utility Work

 Pennsylvania Electric Company (Penelec), a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) subsidiary, is installing laptop computers on more than 400 line...