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  1. After Sandy, upgrades keep the lights onRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Crescent-News.com

    Electric utilities that spent billions of dollars hardening infrastructure after Superstorm Sandy hit New York and New Jersey in 2012 say those upgrades helped keep the lights on during last weekend's blizzard.

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  2. Sandy upgrades helped keep power on during blizzard say utilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Electric utilities that spent billions of dollars hardening infrastructure after Superstorm Sandy hit New York and New Jersey in 2012 say those upgrades helped keep the lights on during last weekend's blizzard. The wind whipped and the snow piled up by the foot, but compared to many previous storms, power outages were mild.

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  3. Ohio voters against FirstEnergy, AEP power deals, worry about utility billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Crain's Cleveland Business

    Huge majorities of Ohio voters are adamantly opposed to paying higher monthly electric bills bankrolling FirstEnergy and American Electric Power power plants, newly released polling shows. Business headlines from Crain's Cleveland Business and other Ohio newspapers - delivered FREE to your inbox every morning.

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  4. After Sandy upgrades helped during East Coast blizzardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | WTVG-TV Toledo

    Electric utilities that spent billions of dollars hardening infrastructure after Superstorm Sandy hit New York and New Jersey in 2012 say those upgrades helped keep the lights on during last weekend's blizzard. The wind whipped and the snow piled up by the foot, but compared to many previous storms, power outages were mild.

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  5. Minor Power Outages In Howell; Here's How To Report YoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Patch.com

    The outages in the Howell area are relatively minor as of 10 a.m., according to the Jersey Central Power & Light outage map. With wet, heavy snow continuing to fall and winds gusting through snow-laden trees, it is possible that more residents could lose power.

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  6. Electric company improves reliabilityRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The projects included new transmission lines and substations and installation of remote-control equipment to reduce the number and duration of power outages, said FirstEnergy, the parent company for the Monongahela Power Co. "Each year we undertake transmission and distribution projects that will help us enhance day-to-day service reliability for our customers," said Holly Kauffman, president of FirstEnergy's West Virginia Operations.

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  7. Critics call FirstEnergy profit guarantee a corporate rescue missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Columbus Dispatch

    FirstEnergy presents a confident public face to support a controversial profit-guarantee, but the company has shown a much more vulnerable side in closed-door meetings with state leaders and others, describing the proposal as an attempt to stave off financial disaster. These meetings, and the sympathies they inspired, helped lay the groundwork for a compromise plan released on Dec. 1, according to people present at the meetings and involved in the negotiations.

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  8. Morgan Stanley sees 'material risk' FERC will reject Ohio subsidy plansRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | SNL Financial

    Morgan Stanley released its analysis Jan. 29 after a group headed by the Electric Power Supply Association on Jan. 27 asked FERC to rescind certain waivers it previously granted to AEP and FirstEnergy. , as well as FirstEnergy's Ohio utilities, have entered into affiliate power sales agreements that will force captive customers in Ohio "to fund a massive bailout" of unregulated generation subsidiaries subsidiaries said in substantially similar complaints that it "is hard to imagine a more clear threat to the viability of the [ "The affiliate PPA strikes at the heart of the commission's longstanding restrictions on affiliate transactions," the complainants said.

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  9. Middletown Military Vehicle Gets Into Accident During SnowstormRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Patch.com

    A military surplus vehicle driven by volunteer members of the East Keansburg Fire Company accidentally struck a utility pole at Bray and Thompson avenues in North Middletown Saturday during the snowstorm, Middletown police said. The firefighters were responding to a storm-related event when they struck the pole, Middletown police spokesman Deputy Chief Steve Dollinger told Patch.

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  10. FirstEnergy and AEP power deals violate FERC rules, say competitors, Consumers' Counsel agreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Crain's Cleveland Business

    Several independent national power companies and their trade associations have asked federal regulators to take a look at the special power deals FirstEnergy and American Electric Power now have pending before Ohio regulators. Business headlines from Crain's Cleveland Business and other Ohio newspapers - delivered FREE to your inbox every morning.

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  11. Ohio Edison FirstEnergy Invested $450 Million in the Ohio Edison...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Electric Energy Online

    As part of its ongoing efforts to enhance its electric system, FirstEnergy Corp. invested approximately $450 million in 2015 on Ohio Edison reliability projects and other work, including building new transmission lines, new substations, and installing remote-control equipment to help reduce the number and duration of power outages. "The infrastructure projects we completed in 2015 and in previous years are making a difference when it comes to making our system more robust," said Randall A. Frame, regional president, Ohio Edison.

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  12. Accenture Helps FirstEnergy Identify More Than $450 Million in Cost Savings Over Three YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Electric Energy Online

    Accenture has helped FirstEnergy , a leading U.S. diversified energy company, develop its Cash Flow Improvement Program that is expected to help deliver $453 million in cost savings over the next three years. The project, currently being implemented, was launched in April 2015 to capture both immediate and long-term savings to help drive competitiveness and improve the agility of operations.

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  13. Charter Trust Company Has $578,000 Stake in FirstEnergy Corp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Charter Trust Company increased its stake in FirstEnergy Corp. by 9.5% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission . The hedge fund owned 18,223 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 1,584 shares during the period.

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  14. Lake Shore power plant is too degraded to preserve and reuse, FirstEnergy officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Plain Dealer

    FirstEnergy's architecturally impressive Lake Shore power plant degraded so much in condition after it closed in phases starting in 2012 that it can't be preserved and re-used. So said officials of the utility Wednesday during a tour of the 57-acre plant, which overlooks Lake Erie and the I-90 Shoreway at East 72nd Street.

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  15. Blizzard Leaves Thousands Without Power In BrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Patch.com

    Jersey Central Power & Light tweeted that "repairs are underway to substation equipment on the mainland in Toms River. Staged restoration underway.

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  16. Temporary sand dunes protect Belmar from ocean floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Star News Group

    Borough officials said a tireless effort by Belmar's Department of Public Works [DPW] employees, residents' cooperation and overall planning paid off during the seasons' first winter storm last weekend. The 1.3-mile stretch of sand dunes that were built prior to the storm held up well, and only one breach formed around 12th Avenue but, fortunately, no ocean flooding resulted.

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  17. FirstEnergy & AEP power deals violate FERC rules, say competitors, Consumers' Counsel agreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Cleveland.com

    The W.H. Sammis power plant on the Ohio River is FirstEnergy's last Ohio coal-burning plant, and needs subsidies in the form of higher customer electric bills, says the company, to survive in current wholesale electric markets. Independent competitors are taking the issue to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission because they fear Ohio regulators will approve a special deal to save Sammis.

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  18. FirstEnergy FirstEnergy Invested $119 Million in the Potomac Edison...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Electric Energy Online

    FirstEnergy Corp. invested $119 million in 2015 in the Potomac Edison service area on infrastructure projects and other work, including building new transmission lines, new substations, and installing remote-control equipment as part of its ongoing efforts to enhance the reliability of its electric system. "The infrastructure projects we completed in 2015 and in previous years are making a difference when it comes to making our system more robust," said James A. Sears, Jr., president of FirstEnergy's Maryland Operations and vice president of Potomac Edison.

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  19. Capital Investment Advisors Has $473,000 Stake in FirstEnergy Corp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Capital Investment Advisors reduced its position in FirstEnergy Corp. by 3.2% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission . The hedge fund owned 14,911 shares of the company's stock after selling 500 shares during the period.

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  20. If You Can Get There, JCPL Offers $5 Store Credit For Ice, Water To Those Without PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Patch.com

    As Jersey Central Power & Light crews continue to work to restore power to residents throughout Ocean County, the utility company is offering $5 worth of ice and water to residents who need it. About 4,000 customers in Ocean County remained without power Sunday morning, according to the company.

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