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Sep 12, 2014, 11:30 ET

JCP&L Morris County Customers to Benefit from Department of Energy Grid Enhancement Program

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) is enhancing electrical service reliability for nearly 6,000 Morris County, New Jersey, customers...

Sep 11, 2014, 16:00 ET

FirstEnergy Utilities Receive Energy Association of Pennsylvania Safety Awards

Three FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) electric utility operating companies –  Pennsylvania Electric (Penelec), Pennsylvania Power...

Sep 11, 2014, 16:00 ET

FirstEnergy Again Named Top Utility for Economic Development by Site Selection Magazine

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) remains among the nation's leading utilities in promoting economic development, according to Site Selection...

Sep 10, 2014, 16:30 ET

FirstEnergy CEO to Participate in Investor Conference

 FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Anthony J. Alexander will participate in a panel...

Sep 10, 2014, 13:00 ET

FirstEnergy Foundation Sponsors Upcoming International Whitewater Canoe Slalom Championships in Western Maryland

 The FirstEnergy Foundation has donated $10,000 to help sponsor the 2014 International Canoe Federation's (ICF) Canoe Slalom World...

Sep 10, 2014, 09:40 ET

Public Service Commission of West Virginia Schedules Public Comment Hearings for Mon Power and Potomac Edison Rate Case

 The Public Service Commission (PSC) of West Virginia will host a series of public comment hearings in October as part of its review of the...

Sep 04, 2014, 11:45 ET

Maryland Educators Reminded to Apply for Education Grants by September 19

Maryland educators are reminded to apply for FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) education grants for the 2014-2015 school year by September 19,...

Sep 04, 2014, 11:45 ET

New Jersey Educators Reminded to Apply for Education Grants by September 19

 New Jersey educators are reminded to apply for FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) education grants for the 2014-2015 school year by September 19,...

Sep 04, 2014, 11:45 ET

Ohio Educators Reminded to Apply for Education Grants by September 19

 Ohio educators are reminded to apply for FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) education grants for the 2014-2015 school year by September 19,...

Sep 04, 2014, 11:45 ET

West Virginia Educators Reminded to Apply for Education Grants by September 19

West Virginia educators are reminded to apply for FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) education grants for the 2014-2015 school year by September 19,...

Sep 04, 2014, 11:45 ET

Pennsylvania Educators Reminded to Apply for Education Grants by September 19

 Pennsylvania educators are reminded to apply for FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) education grants for the 2014-2015 school year by September...

Sep 03, 2014, 10:40 ET

Energy Conservation Program Available to Low-Income Penn Power Customers

 Pennsylvania Power Company (Penn Power) is offering low-income customers an opportunity to make their homes efficient and save money on their...

Aug 26, 2014, 14:00 ET

Wood Pole Inspection and Replacement Program Continues at Ohio Edison to Enhance Service Reliability

 To help enhance the reliability of its electric system, Ohio Edison crews have replaced or repaired more than 530 wooden utility poles so far...

Aug 26, 2014, 14:00 ET

Wood Pole Inspection and Replacement Program Continues at Toledo Edison to Enhance Service Reliability

 To help enhance the reliability of its electric system, Toledo Edison crews have replaced or repaired almost 350 wooden utility poles so far...

Aug 26, 2014, 14:00 ET

Wood Pole Inspection and Replacement Program Continues at Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company to Enhance Service Reliability

 To help enhance the reliability of its electric system, Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company (CEI) crews have replaced or repaired more...

Aug 25, 2014, 11:05 ET

Wood Pole Inspection and Replacement Continues at Potomac Edison to Enhance Service Reliability

 To help enhance the reliability of its electric system, Potomac Edison crews have replaced or repaired about 1,000 wooden utility poles so far...

Aug 20, 2014, 14:00 ET

Wood Pole Inspection and Replacement Program Continues at Met-Ed to Enhance Service Reliability

To help enhance the reliability of its system, Metropolitan Edison (Met-Ed) crews have replaced or repaired about 145 wooden utility poles so far...

Aug 20, 2014, 14:00 ET

Wood Pole Inspection and Replacement Program Continues at Penelec to Enhance Service Reliability

 To help enhance the reliability of its system, Pennsylvania Electric Company (Penelec) crews have replaced or repaired nearly 600 wooden...

Aug 20, 2014, 14:00 ET

Wood Pole Inspection and Replacement Program Continues at Penn Power to Enhance Service Reliability

To help enhance the reliability of its system, Penn Power crews have replaced about 115 wooden utility poles so far this year as part of the...

Aug 14, 2014, 15:35 ET

JCP&L Completes Substation Upgrade in Burlington County to Increase Capacity and Enhance Service Reliability

 Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has completed a $2 million substation upgrade in Wrightstown to enhance customer service...