6 hrs ago
New Jersey Herald
JCP&L offers more options to report outages
Jersey Central Power and Light has added two ways for customers to stay in touch with the company, especially when outages occur.
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13 hrs ago
Met-Ed Reliability Best Ever in 2013
In 2013, Met-Ed customers experienced the lowest number of outages, on average, and the second-best average restoration time when an outage did occur since 2001.
17 hrs ago
FirstEnergy Selects Itron for Grid Modernization Project across Pennsylvania Territory
Itron, Inc. , a world-leading technology and services company dedicated to the resourceful use of energy and water, announced today that FirstEnergy, one of the nation's largest investor-owned utilities, has signed a contract with Itron to deploy Itron's OpenWayA smart grid solution across its four Pennsylvania-based utilities, including ... (more)
22 hrs ago
Electric customers can opt out
Northwest Ohio Aggregation Coalition members save money from FirstEnergy by being part of the group.
22 hrs ago
Davis-Besse's $600M project progressing
Raymond A. Lieb, site vice president for the Davis-Besse nuclear power plant, said Monday he is pleased by how the plant's landmark steam generator replacement project is moving along.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Steam generators replaced at Davis-Besse
Crews lifted the second of two brand new steam generators into the plant over the weekend.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Freeholders: State Should Deny JCP&L Rate Hike
The state Board of Public Utilities should deny Jersey Central Power and Light a 4.5 percent rate hike to cover its costs from Hurricane Irene and Superstorm Sandy, Ocean County Freeholder Joseph Vicari said this week.
Limited Upside Potential Key In Bearish Stance On FirstEnergy
The timing uncertainty of recovering the 2012 storm costs remains a risk for FE's top and bottom line results.
Interfaith Food Pantry to recognize JCP&L and the Lapp Group
The Lapp Group has supported the Pantry since President Marc Mackin met Rosemary Gilmartin, executive director of the Pantry, through a Morris County Chamber of Commerce event in 2010.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
FirstEnergy explains second Lake County outageFirstEnergy explains...
FirstEnergy spokesperson Mark Durbin explains what happened to cause widespread outages for customers in Lake and Ashtabula County for the second weekend in a row.
Lake County: Tens of thousands without power
At least 46,000 FirstEnergy customers are reportedly without power. About 22,000 alone are in Mentor, and nearly all of Painesville Township and Perry are without power.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Monmouth officials criticize deal that would lead to JCP&L rate increases
Monmouth County officials are criticizing the timing, amount of a settlement between the state BPU and JCP&L that would pass the cost of storm recovery onto the company's ratepayers.
Courthouse News Service
'Black Rain' Baby Baldness Case Advances
FirstEnergy lost its challenge against experts who say toxic "black rain" discharged from its coal-fired electric plant caused a 2-year-old to get sick and go bald.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Orland Park Electricity Rates Expected to Jump
Residents of Orland Park will see higher electric bills by June. Rates for the village's opt-out electrical aggregation program are expected to jump by about 33 percent, while Commonwealth Edison is also expected to increase rates, village officials said.
Toledo Edison Uses Helicopters To Inspect High Voltage Lines Across Northwest Ohio
Toledo Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. , will use helicopter patrols to conduct transmission line inspections throughout its service territory beginning in early March as part of its ongoing program to improve service reliability.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
West Virginia Metro
Supreme Court hears dispute over Harrison Power Station transfer
The state Supreme Court was told Wednesday the transfer of ownership of the Harrison Power Station near Shinnston last year was about money not power-producing capacity.
Electric Energy Online
FirstEnergy Corp. Earns EEI Emergency Recovery and Assistance Awards...
The Edison Electric Institute awarded FirstEnergy Corp. with the association's "Emergency Recovery Award" and "Emergency Assistance Award" for its outstanding power restoration efforts on behalf of its Toledo Edison customers and for assisting DTE Energy after a widespread severe weather outbreak in Michigan in November 2013.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Jersey Journal
JCP&L says customers can now report outages on its Facebook page
Jersey Central Power & Light said it introduced a new tool on its Facebook page that allows customers to report outages.
FirstEnergy Adds Crew Status to Outage Maps
The company's 24/7 Power Center outage maps now display the status of crews restoring service after a power outage in the Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company, Ohio Edison, Toledo Edison, Met-Ed, Penelec, Penn Power, West Penn Power, Jersey Central Power & Light, Mon Power and Potomac Edison service areas.