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Latest Beaver Valley Nuclear Generating Station Stories

2010-08-12 16:25:00

AKRON, Ohio, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As part of its long-standing tradition of assisting neighboring electric companies in need, FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utilities have sent 140 employees - including 56 line crews - to Rockville, Maryland, to help restore electrical service to more than 87,000 Pepco customers who remain without electricity after a devastating thunderstorm hit the greater Washington, D.C. area this morning. This marks the second time in less than a month that...

2010-01-15 09:45:00

AKRON, Ohio, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the overwhelming need for support following the devastating earthquake that struck Haiti, The FirstEnergy Foundation will match FirstEnergy employee contributions to relief efforts made through American Red Cross chapters in Ohio, Pennsylvania and New Jersey - the states where the company has operations. "Our employees have a strong tradition of giving generously, regardless of where the need is," said FirstEnergy President and CEO...

2009-11-23 10:14:00

AKRON, Ohio, Nov. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FirstEnergy Generation Corp., a subsidiary of Akron, Ohio-based FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today announced that it has purchased the rights to develop a compressed-air electric generating plant on a 92-acre site in Norton, Ohio, from CAES Development Company, LLC. The transaction includes rights to a 600-acre underground cavern, formerly operated as a limestone mine, that is ideal for energy storage technology. "The compressed-air...

2009-11-05 16:56:00

AKRON, Ohio, Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), announced today that the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has approved a 20-year license extension for the Beaver Valley Power Station Unit 1 and Unit 2 in Shippingport, Pa. FENOC submitted a revised license renewal application to the NRC in 2007 for Unit 1 and Unit 2 to operate until 2036 and 2047, respectively. Unit 1's original license was set to...

2009-10-12 04:09:00

AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), announced its Beaver Valley Power Station Unit 2, located in Shippingport, Pa., shut down earlier today for scheduled refueling and maintenance work. As part of the process, 60 of the 157 fuel assemblies will be exchanged and safety inspections conducted. In addition, numerous improvement projects will be completed to ensure continued safe and...

2009-09-22 09:51:00

AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FirstEnergy Solutions, the competitive subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), expects to complete construction on the Fremont Energy Center by the end of 2010 and have the plant available to operate in 2011. "Completing construction of the Fremont Energy Center in 2010, as originally announced, helps support the economy now by bringing jobs to the region and positions us to respond to our customers' future electricity needs as the...

2009-08-14 14:44:00

AKRON, Ohio, Aug. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) has announced that William R. Ridmann has been promoted to vice president, Rates and Regulatory Affairs, effective September 27, succeeding David M. Blank, who has elected to retire after nearly 40 years with the company. "Dave has been a key member of our management team and his knowledge and guidance in the areas of rates and regulatory affairs will be missed," said Anthony J. Alexander, president and chief...

2009-08-13 13:41:00

AKRON, Ohio, Aug. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), today announced management changes that will further enhance the company's fleet approach and provide expanded roles and responsibilities for key executives. Effective September 28, 2009, Peter Sena, vice president of the Beaver Valley Nuclear Power Station in Shippingport, Pennsylvania, will become vice president of FENOC Operations, a newly created...

2009-01-29 13:27:00

AKRON, Ohio, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utilities have sent 210 employees -- including 77 line crews -- to the Louisville, Kentucky, and Marietta, Ohio, areas to help restore electrical service to those affected by the snow and ice storms that hit the Midwest earlier this week. The company's mutual assistance effort includes 25 crews from Ohio Edison/Pennsylvania Power and 10 crews from Toledo Edison working in American Electric Power's southern...

2008-12-11 14:00:00

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company today announced the signing of a comprehensive, 10-year agreement with FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC) through which Westinghouse will provide services and support to FENOC's nuclear fleet, which includes the Beaver Valley Nuclear Power Station in Shippingport, Pa.; the Davis-Besse Power Station in Oak Harbor, Ohio; and the Perry Nuclear Power Plant in Perry, Ohio. Under terms of the agreement,...