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2014-07-01 23:09:18

The Advanced Energy Management Alliance issues statement in support of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's decision to request appeal en banc of decision to vacate Order 745. Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 The Advanced Energy Management Alliance (AEMA) today issued a statement in support of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) decision to request a rehearing en banc of the U.S. Court of Appeals decision of May 23 (USCA Case #11-1486) that vacated FERC Order 745...

2014-05-29 16:22:17

AKRON, Ohio, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the upcoming hot summer months expected to produce higher electrical demand, FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) is completing inspections and conducting equipment maintenance in its Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company (CEI) northeast Ohio territory that are intended to enhance service reliability. Helicopter patrols are completing inspections on more than 1,200 miles of FirstEnergy transmission line circuits located in the CEI area. The...

2014-05-28 16:22:14

FAIRMONT, W.Va., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the upcoming hot summer months expected to produce higher electrical demand, FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) is completing inspections and conducting equipment maintenance across its Mon Power area in north central West Virginia that are intended to enhance service reliability. Helicopter patrols are completing inspections on nearly 2,100 miles of FirstEnergy transmission line circuits located in the Mon Power area. The inspections are...

2014-05-23 16:22:01

Annual, extended-summer demand resources grow, provide more flexibility VALLEY FORGE, Pa., May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The results of PJM Interconnection's recent auction to procure power supplies three years into the future continues an overall trend toward more gas-fired generation and increasing diversity of resources. They also show a shift in demand resources from limited summer availability to extended and annual availability, which improves DR's usefulness.* The clearing...

2014-05-15 12:39:21

2014 State of the Market Report for PJM: January through March Released EAGLEVILLE, Pa., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PJM Interconnection's wholesale electric energy and capacity markets produced competitive results during the first three months of 2014, according to the 2014 State of the Market Report for PJM: January through March, released today by Monitoring Analytics, LLC, the Independent Market Monitor for PJM. The Independent Market Monitor, Joseph Bowring, announced...

2014-05-13 16:23:34

Higher consumer use expected VALLEY FORGE, Pa., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PJM Interconnection, operator of the nation's largest power grid, is prepared with enough resources to power air conditioners to the 61 million people served by the power grid. This summer is forecasted to see 1.3 percent higher energy use over last summer's projection, with 157,279 megawatts at its peak. One megawatt of electricity is enough to power 800 to 1,000 homes. Last summer's forecasted peak was...

2014-05-13 12:25:27

Work Includes 4,500 Miles of Lines and Will Help Enhance Reliability GREENSBURG, Pa., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- West Penn Power, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), continues to conduct tree trimming work in communities across its 24-county service area in central and western Pennsylvania as part of its ongoing efforts to help enhance system reliability. Since the beginning of the year, West Penn Power tree contractors have trimmed more than 1,600 circuit miles of electric lines...

2014-05-12 16:23:36

AKRON, Ohio, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) mobile-optimized website and smartphone app have been recognized among the top performers in customer satisfaction by J.D. Power. In the 2014 Utility Website Evaluation Study, FirstEnergy received the third-highest score for overall satisfaction among customers when the company's website is viewed from a mobile device. FirstEnergy's mobile website and smartphone app for Apple® iPhone®...

2014-04-25 16:21:39

AKRON, Ohio, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Solutions (FES), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), announced today that a recently proposed surcharge associated with January's polar vortex will be waived for its residential customers. The one-time, $5 to $15 per customer surcharge would have appeared on customers' May, June or July bills. "It was a very difficult winter, particularly for residential customers, and hopefully waiving the surcharge will make it...

2014-04-25 08:22:36

- First-quarter GAAP and operating earnings $1.15 per share COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER Preliminary, unaudited results First quarter ended March 31 -------------------...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
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