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Jan 29, 2015, 11:15 ET

FirstEnergy Generation Fleet Achieves Reliable Operating Record and Improved Safety Performance in 2014

FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) generation fleet operated safely and reliably in 2014, producing more than 97 million megawatt hours of electricity...

Jan 29, 2015, 10:00 ET

Potomac Edison Uses Helicopters to Inspect Transmission Lines in Maryland

 Potomac Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), will use helicopter patrols to conduct visual inspections of transmission lines...

Jan 27, 2015, 11:00 ET

FirstEnergy Invested $198 Million in 2014 in the Mon Power Service Area to Help Enhance Electric System

 As part of its ongoing efforts to improve its electric system, FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) invested approximately $198 million in 2014...

Jan 27, 2015, 11:00 ET

FirstEnergy Invested $168 Million in 2014 in the Potomac Edison Service Area to Help Enhance Electric System

As part of its ongoing efforts to improve its electric system, FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) invested approximately $168 million in 2014 in the...

Jan 26, 2015, 11:05 ET

Met-Ed Monitoring Weather Conditions

 Metropolitan Edison Company (Met-Ed), a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utility, is monitoring developing severe weather conditions and has...

Jan 26, 2015, 10:15 ET

JCP&L Monitoring Weather Conditions

 Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) is monitoring developing severe weather conditions and has completed storm restoration...

Jan 23, 2015, 12:00 ET

FirstEnergy Utilities Announces Leadership Changes in Akron, Pennsylvania, Met-Ed and Toledo Edison

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) announced today a series of leadership changes in its utility business, effective on February 1, 2015.  David...

Jan 21, 2015, 15:15 ET

FirstEnergy Invested $152 Million in 2014 in Toledo Edison Service Area to Help Enhance Electric System

 As part of its ongoing efforts to improve its electric system, FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) invested approximately $152 million in 2014 in its...

Jan 21, 2015, 15:15 ET

FirstEnergy Invested $263 Million in 2014 in The Illuminating Company Service Area to Enhance Electric System

 FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) invested approximately $263 million in 2014 in The Illuminating Company service area on reliability...

Jan 21, 2015, 15:15 ET

FirstEnergy Invested $690 Million in 2014 in the Ohio Edison Service Area to Enhance Electric System

 As part of its ongoing efforts to improve its electric system, FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) invested approximately $690 million in 2014 in the...

Jan 20, 2015, 16:45 ET

FirstEnergy Names Strah Senior Vice President, and President, Utilities Business

 Steven E. Strah has been named senior vice president of FirstEnergy and president of FirstEnergy Utilities.  Strah, formerly vice...

Jan 20, 2015, 13:05 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...

Jan 14, 2015, 16:50 ET

Met-Ed Announces Winners of "Merry & Bright" Photo Contest

 Metropolitan Edison Company (Met-Ed) is pleased to announce the winners of its "Merry & Bright" Holiday Lights Photo Contest, a...

Jan 14, 2015, 16:50 ET

Penelec Announces Winners of "Merry & Bright" Photo Contest

 Pennsylvania Electric Company (Penelec) is pleased to announce the winners of its "Merry & Bright" Holiday Lights Photo Contest, a...

Jan 12, 2015, 15:30 ET

JCP&L Announces Winners of "Merry & Bright" Photo Contest

 Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) is pleased to announce the winners of its "Merry & Bright" Holiday Lights Photo Contest, a...

Jan 07, 2015, 14:45 ET

JCP&L Completed More Than 160 Infrastructure Projects in 2014 to Help Enhance Service Reliability

 Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) completed more than 160 infrastructure projects and other work in 2014 to help enhance service...

Jan 06, 2015, 15:00 ET

West Penn Power Launches Facebook Page for Enhanced Customer Communications

 West Penn Power is expanding its social media presence with the launch of its Facebook page.  The new page builds on the company's...

Jan 06, 2015, 15:00 ET

Penn Power Launches Facebook Page for Enhanced Customer Communications

Penn Power is expanding its social media presence with the launch of its Facebook page.  The new page builds on the company's successful...

Jan 05, 2015, 10:50 ET

FirstEnergy Projects Support Expanding Shale Gas Facilities in Ohio Edison Territory

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) has completed $6 million in new transmission projects and is evaluating additional system upgrades across its Ohio...

Dec 22, 2014, 16:05 ET

FirstEnergy Ohio Utilities File Settlement Agreement in Electric Security Plan

 FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) Ohio utilities today filed a joint stipulation agreement demonstrating broad support for Powering Ohio's...