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Pa. residents sue FirstEnergy over impoundment
Fifteen western Pennsylvania residents have sued FirstEnergy Corp. in federal court, claiming a 1,700-acre impoundment has leached chemicals and contaminated groundwater.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Penelec workers, family protest - corporate greed'
Carrying signs like "locked out by corporate greed," more than 100 Penelec workers and family members turned out in frigid morning weather Saturday to picket outside Penelec offices along Plank Road.
FirstEnergy - right-sizing' could help its stock performance
These towers are one phase of a capacitor bank towers provide voltage support to the electrical grid that supports more voltage to a power grid at FirstEnergy's Ravenna substation in July 2013.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Ohio senate should reject rollbacks to state's energy-efficiency law
In 2008, Ohio opened the door to developing a diverse energy portfolio and advancing energy efficiency.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Penelec Preparing for Winter Weather Conditions
Pennsylvania Electric Company is preparing for the possible impact of forecasted ice and snow accumulations that could affect parts of its service area Friday and into the weekend.
New Market Research Report: FirstEnergy Corp. - Mergers &...
MarketLine's Company Mergers & Acquisitions , Partnerships & Alliances and Investments reports offer a comprehensive breakdown of the organic and inorganic growth activity undertaken by an organization to sustain its competitive advantage.
Photo Release -- Senior Energy Executive Dennis M. Chack Joins Energy Focus Advisory Board
Energy Focus, Inc. today announced that Dennis M. Chack, President of Ohio Utilities for FirstEnergy Corp, one of the nation's largest utility companies, has joined Energy Focus' Advisory Board.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
$163 billion in transmission under construction in North America
An estimated $163 billion worth of transmission investment is underway in the U.S. and Canada, with $13.5 billion in 2013 alone, according to TransmissionHub data.
Despite setback for S.B. 58, Seitz has 'just begun to fight'
A revamped version of a controversial bill to alter Ohio's renewable energy and energy efficiency standards failed to take flight Wednesday with the bill's sponsor cancelling a possible committee vote on the legislation.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Consumer Groups Oppose GOP Effort To Change State Utility Laws
A complicated bill aimed at changing Ohio's energy laws could be approved Wednesday by a majority of Republican lawmakers, even while some consumer and business groups oppose it.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Forum on radioactive waste meets
Both sides hate the idea of continuing to stockpile highly radioactive waste from the reactor cores of nuclear power plants on the site of each power-generating station.
Crain's Cleveland Business
SandP lowers ratings outlook for Cleveland Public Power to negative from stable
Standard & Poor's took its outlook for the Cleveland-owned power system's $230 million in revenue bonds down a notch to "negative" from "stable."
Sat Nov 30, 2013
FirstEnergy announces third quarter results
FirstEnergy Corp. recently announced third quarter 2013 basic and diluted operating earnings of $0.94 per share of common stock.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Penelec Restores Service to 85 Percent of Customers Impacted by Winter Storm
More than 170 workers from Pennsylvania Electric Company , other FirstEnergy utilities, and electrical contractors continue to work to restore service following a winter storm that brought freezing rain, ice, wind and snow to Penelec's 31-county Pennsylvania service area this week.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The Jersey Journal
FirstEnergy gives several safety tips for this holiday season
The holiday season is the most popular time for home decoration. FirstEnergy's utilities wants to remind residents of safety tips to ensure holiday lighting displays remain safe throughout the season.
Utilities Sector Watch - Gurus Hold Three Companies on a 52-Week Low
The GuruFocus 52-week low screener reveals that the following three regulated utility companies are on a 52-week low.
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
Bags of food items assembled for those in need
Bridget Orth of Fleetwood helps move food bags into the gymnasium at the Salvation Army in Reading on Monday.
Business news briefs: FirstEnergy locks out union
FirstEnergy Corp. has locked out more than 140 workers at Penelec shops in central Pennsylvania after the union rejected what the utility is calling its "last, best and final" contract offer.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
FirstEnergy enters day one of first lockout in utility's history
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Sun Nov 24, 2013
FirstEnergy workers in Pennsylvania reject contract; lockout to start Monday morning
Union workers at a FirstEnergy Corp. facility in Pennsylvania voted Sunday to reject a proposed contract and a lockout will begin at 7 a.m. Monday.