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  1. Outcome of demand response challenges could nullify PJM's use of 11,000 MWRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | SNL Financial

    PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. submitted tariff filing per 35.13 The U.S. Solicitor General recently decided to appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court the D.C. Circuit's ruling limiting FERC's jurisdiction over demand response. The solicitor general filed an application seeking an extension to Jan. 15, 2015, to file its appeal.

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  2. Salem Fire Dept.Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Salem News

    - Firefighters were called at 10 a.m. Wednesday to the 1200 block of Mound Street for a reported transformer on fire. Traffic was closed off and an investigation determined it was only a blown fuse on the pole. Ohio Edison was contacted and responded.

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  3. FirstEnergy rate deal to cost customers an extra $3 billion, says Consumers' CounselRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Plain Dealer

    ... the regional high-voltage grid. By law, FirstEnergy's three Ohio distribution companies, the Illuminating Co., Ohio Edison and Toledo Edison, buy their power in competitive auctions monitored by the PUCO and other agencies. The proposed power ...

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  4. Utica shale electric use is having big impacts on FirstEnergy, American Electric PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Ohio.com

    Construction crews work on foundations and bus structures at a new FirstEnergy transmission substation in Doddridge County, West Virginia to support the MarkWest Sherwood midstream gas processing facility. The $52 million substation was completed and energized in November.

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  5. FirstEnergy adding $100M in projects to support West Virginia shale gasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Seeking Alpha

    FirstEnergy says it is working on ~$100M in new transmission projects and evaluating additional system upgrades to support West Virginia's expanding Marcellus Shale gas industry, and will enhance electric service reliability for Mon Power customers. FE says the new gas customer facilities account for projected load growth of ~400 MW through 2019, or the equivalent of ~200K new homes in Mon Power's system.

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  6. FirstEnergy, union reach contract agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    AKRON, OHIO >> FirstEnergy Corp. announced that employees of its West Penn Power and Potomac Edison subsidiaries represented by Utility Workers Union of America Local 102 have ratified a new contract that increases wages and implements new work practices designed to enhance customer service and reliability. The contract runs through April 30, 2019.

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  7. 18 guns found in home of Tallamadge suspected marijuana-growing operation, court record...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Cleveland.com

    Two men, Gregory Bowers, 57, and Michael Bowers, 24, both of Tallmadge, are charged with third-degree felony cultivating marijuana in Stow Municipal Court. Tallmadge police began investigating the duo on Dec. 11 after getting an anonymous tip that Gregory Bowers was growing marijuana inside his home in the 900 block of Martindale Drive, court records say.

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  8. Power plant coal ash not a hazardous waste, says U.S. EPA, but issues first federal rules on storageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Cleveland.com

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Friday issued federal standards requiring states to closely regulate how utilities dispose of toxic ashes from their coal-fired power plants. The EPA, which initially proposed the regulations in 2010, said coal ashes are laced with mercury, arsenic and cadmium and chromium -- heavy metals associated with cancer, respiratory diseases and stroke.

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  9. Utility Workers Union approve new labor agreement with FirstEnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Business Journal

    Members of System Local 102 of the Utility Workers Union of America have ratified a new labor agreement with FirstEnergy Corp. About 75 percent of those who voted cast ballots in favor of the five-year agreement, according to the local's website.

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  10. EPA to issue rules on coal ash disposal, storageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    For the first time, the Environmental Protection Agency is expected to issue rules specifically on how to dispose of coal ash. EPA to issue rules on coal ash disposal, storage For the first time, the Environmental Protection Agency is expected to issue rules specifically on how to dispose of coal ash.

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  11. Constellation signs deal with NHL, becomes first energy provider to sponsor a pro sports leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Business Journal

    Constellation, already a sponsor of the Washington Capitals, has signed on as an NHL sponsor - the first energy provider to sponsor a pro sports league. Constellation Energy Group today announced its first professional sports league sponsorship, a multiyear deal that will be used to make the claim that the NHL is the first "carbon-neutral" sports property.

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  12. Columbus officials reportedly think city will host Browns training camp, team says no decision madeRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Ohio.com

    Elected officials from Columbus visited FirstEnergy Stadium this past Sunday to make a pitch for the city to become the new home of Browns training camp, the Columbus Dispatch reported Thursday. Two sources at City Hall told the newspaper the group, which included Mayor Michael B. Coleman, City Council President Andrew J. Ginther and Franklin County Commissioner John O'Grady, left the recent meeting with the Browns believing it was "a matter of when, not if" the team announces training camp will relocate from its headquarters in Berea to Columbus.

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  13. Report: Columbus officials believe their city will host Browns training camp after meeting with teamRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Ohio.com

    Elected officials from Columbus visited FirstEnergy Stadium this past Sunday to make a pitch for the city to become the new home of Browns training camp, the Columbus Dispatch reported Thursday. Two sources at City Hall told the newspaper the group, which included Mayor Michael B. Coleman, City Council President Andrew J. Ginther and Franklin County Commissioner John O'Grady, left the recent meeting with the Browns believing it was "a matter of when, not if" the team announces its training camp will relocate to Columbus.

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  14. Beware the downside for midstream energy stocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Globe and Mail

    The midstream energy sector is a decent place to ride out market volatility, typically. But this is no typical oil slump.

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  15. Bailout' or safeguard? Income guarantee for power plant debatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Columbus Dispatch

    After thousands of pages of testimony and hours of hearings, today provided one more opportunity to debate a hotly contested proposal by American Electric Power. In an unusual forum, the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio heard arguments about a plan that would guarantee AEP's income for a coal-fired power plant.

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  16. FirstEnergy names new C-level managementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Utility Products

    ... our drive to increase shareholder value." Alexander began his career in 1972 within the tax department of Ohio Edison. He moved to the company's legal department as an attorney in 1976 and progressed through increasing roles of responsibility, ...

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  17. United Way of Summit County Donor Elected President of FirstEnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Patch.com

    Best wishes to Chuck Jones, United Way donor and Tocqueville Society member, who has been elected President and CEO of FirstEnergy. Anthony J. Alexander has been elected Executive Chairman of FirstEnergy Corp and Charles E. Jones has been elected President and Chief Executive Officer.

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  18. FirstEnergy votes for CEO changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Hudson Hub-Times

    Following a vote Tuesday, Dec. 16, the FirstEnergy's board of directors voted CEO Tony Alexander out of his position, to be replaced by new successor Charles Jones, an internal candidate. Alexander will continue to serve as FirstEnergy's executive chairman, according to a new media report.

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  19. Alexander to step down as CEO of FirstEnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Business Journal

    There will be a change at the top of FirstEnergy Corp. , which owns West Penn Power, the Bruce Mansfield coal plant and the Beaver Valley Nuclear Station. Anthony J. Alexander on Tuesday was named executive chairman of Akron, Ohio-based FirstEnergy , and Charles E. Jones has been appointed president and CEO.

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  20. Green Twp. firefighters hopeful about FEMA grant for fire truckRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Salem News

    ... and people won't be able to put signs up," Pitts said of the northwest corner that has been purchased by Ohio Edison. Also, Police Chief Steve McDaniel said the department responded to 509 events in November while saying they are keeping an eye out ...

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