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2010-09-28 15:17:00

DOVER, Del., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- On September 16, 2010, Jeffrey R. Tietbohl, Vice President of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK), was appointed President of the Maryland-District of Columbia Utilities Association (Association) during its 86th Annual Fall Conference in Cambridge, Maryland. The Association's members primarily include representatives from the region's natural gas, electric, telecommunications, water and sanitary utilities. Mr. Tietbohl is the first...

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...

2010-07-28 10:22:00

AKRON, Ohio, July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utilities have sent 184 employees - including 71 line crews - to Gaithersburg, Maryland, to help restore electrical service to Pepco customers affected by the storm that hit the greater Washington, D.C. area on Sunday. All seven of FirstEnergy's utilities are part of the mutual assistance effort, including 20 crews from Ohio Edison/Pennsylvania Power, 15 from Pennsylvania Electric Company, 10 from Toledo Edison,...

2010-01-08 16:44:00

PEARL RIVER, N.Y., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Pipeline Company, L.L.C. today announced that its one year old natural gas pipeline delivered in excess of 714,700 dekatherms on January 4, 2010, setting a new peak day for natural gas shipments to Northeast gas consumers. The natural gas supply is sourced from a variety of locations including western New York gas production and storage fields, as well as through interconnections with gas pipelines bringing Marcellus Shale gas from...

2008-09-18 18:00:45

Kern River Gas Transmission Company today announced it completed a successful binding open season to expand its system. John Dushinske, Kern River vice president of marketing and regulatory affairs, made the announcement at the Wyoming Natural Gas Fair in Jackson Hole, Wyo. Based on the open season results, Kern River will expand its system to provide 266,000 dekatherms per day of new transportation service from Wyoming to southern Nevada and to provide 400,000 Dth/d of new firm backhaul...

2008-09-15 00:00:28

By Rick Stouffer PERRY -- Who do you call for satellite-based Internet service? Or for inexpensive land-line telephone service? How about purchasing a new water heater? If you live in many rural areas of Pennsylvania, chances are your local electric utility can handle those calls -- and even more services. A total of 13 electric cooperatives, nonprofit power providers owned by their customers, is spread across the state. Western Pennsylvania is touched by three coops, including Central...

2008-09-12 18:00:31

In response to calls for mutual assistance, Pepco Holdings, Inc. said today more than 100 employees and contractors would leave Saturday for the Texas coast to help restore power in the wake of Hurricane Ike. The crews, consisting of more than 50 employees from PHI's three operating utilities, Pepco, Delmarva Power and Atlantic City Electric, will depart Saturday morning for the 1,300-mile journey in 24 line repair trucks and 12 support vehicles. An additional 20 contract linemen and 40...


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