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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...

May 11, 2015, 15:30 ET

JCP&L to Conduct Annual Storm Restoration Drill to Help Employees Prepare for Real-Life Events

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) will be conducting an emergency readiness exercise this week to test the company's restoration process...

May 07, 2015, 14:05 ET

Potomac Edison to Conduct Storm Restoration Drill to Help Employees Prepare for Real-Life Events

Potomac Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), will conduct an emergency readiness exercise May 8 to test the company's service...

May 06, 2015, 09:50 ET

FirstEnergy Expands Transmission Substation in Frederick County, Maryland

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) is expanding a transmission substation in Frederick, Maryland, to accommodate new voltage-regulating equipment...

May 04, 2015, 10:36 ET

West Penn Power to Conduct Storm Restoration Drill to Help Employees Prepare for Real-Life Events

 West Penn Power, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), will conduct an emergency readiness exercise May 5 to test the company's...

May 01, 2015, 07:00 ET

FirstEnergy Announces First Quarter Results

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today reported first quarter 2015 operating (non-GAAP) earnings* of $0.62 per basic share of common stock.  These...

Apr 30, 2015, 14:30 ET

JCP&L to Conduct Aerial Inspections of Transmission Lines

 Jersey Central Power & Light Company (JCP&L) will use helicopter patrols to conduct inspections of transmission lines across its...

Apr 28, 2015, 13:15 ET

New Ohio Edison Substation Enhances Service Reliability for Customers in West Akron Area

Ohio Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), has energized a new $2.4 million substation in West Akron to enhance customer...