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2013-09-18 16:21:18

Webcast and Slide Presentation Will be Available AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) President and Chief Executive Officer Anthony J. Alexander will participate in a panel discussion on "The Future Direction of US Power Supply," at the 2013 Bank of America/Merrill Lynch Power and Gas Leaders Conference on Wednesday, September 25, 2013, at approximately 8 a.m. EDT. A live webcast of the presentation and the company's slides associated with the...

2012-10-10 07:22:30

HELSINKI, October 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A power plant of this size using Wartsila combustion engines is a landmark power generation installation. It represents recognition of the superior efficiency possible with Wartsila's technology. Furthermore, the tri-fuel capability provides unmatched flexibility, and ensures that Jordan will have a safe and reliable energy supply. When the gas infrastructure is in place, the plant will switch to natural gas and its environmental...

2012-08-29 06:21:41

AKRON, Ohio, Aug. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Anthony J. Alexander will conduct an investor presentation at the Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference on Wednesday, September 5, 2012. The presentation will begin at approximately 11:05 a.m. EDT. The live webcast can be accessed via FirstEnergy's investor information website - www.firstenergycorp.com/ir - by clicking on the Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference...

2012-06-30 10:20:05

AKRON, Ohio, June 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- As FirstEnergy (NYSE: FE) utility personnel continue to remove debris and restore service following the severe summer storm that hit parts of its service territory last night, customers are reminded of the hazards associated with downed power lines. Across the company's West Virginia, Maryland, western Pennsylvania and southern Ohio service areas, thousands of downed lines have been reported, and many are entangled in trees and not easily visible....

2012-06-29 06:22:16

AKRON, Ohio, June 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Residential customers of Duquesne Light, Penn Power, Met-Ed, PECO, Penelec and West Penn Power in Pennsylvania; Potomac Edison in Maryland; Duke Energy Ohio and Dayton Power & Light in Ohio; and Ameren in Illinois can sign up now to receive a low fixed price through June 2014, with an immediate 50% discount off that price during August, September and October 2012. "This offer is ideal for people who are interested in receiving big upfront...

2012-06-27 06:21:41

HOUSTON, June 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Helix Power Generators, Inc., an authorized dealer for Langson Energy, Inc., promotes, sells and services the device known as the Gas Letdown Generator(TM). The Gas Letdown Generator(TM) is an efficient power generating system which converts wasted letdown pressure from pipelines into affordable, clean electrical power that businesses can use for their own power needs or sell as excess power. Thus, the Gas Letdown Generator(TM) turns wasted energy From...

2012-05-24 06:23:33

AKRON, Ohio, May 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) Lake Lynn Power Station in southwestern Pennsylvania will donate $3,000 to the Cheat Lake Environment and Recreation Association (CLEAR) for efforts to remove debris such as large tree branches from the shoreline, improving the lake for swimming, fishing and boating. "In addition to beautifying the lake, the cleanup helps to continue the safe and reliable operation of the Lake Lynn hydroelectric generating...

2012-05-17 10:22:10

AKRON, Ohio, May 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), on behalf of its 10 utility companies, was recognized as a Tree Line USA utility by the National Arbor Day Foundation in a ceremony held recently in Mentor, Ohio. This marks the fourteenth year that FirstEnergy received the designation. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120517/CL09601 ) "Trees are a critical part of urban landscapes all across the United States," said John Rosenow, founder and chief...

2012-05-02 06:21:44

AKRON, Ohio, May 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- James H. Lash, president of FirstEnergy Generation and chief nuclear officer for FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC), has been elected to the board of directors for the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), an independent, non-profit electric industry research and development organization. Lash's term expires in April 2013. With 38 years of professional experience, Lash leads FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) generation organization,...

The Future of Baseload Power Generation
2012-03-26 11:40:54

Michael Crumbliss for RedOrbit.com The annual MIT Energy Conference has grown to be the premier energy conference of its kind, drawing participants from around the world to discuss the current and future state of energy production, use, and technology. The conference in its seventh year still entirely planned, managed, and led by students from the college. In my opinion the students´ direct involvement keeps the conference honest, progressive, and productive. Every talk or panel I...