Latest Utility Workers Union of America Stories

2014-06-20 16:21:21

POTTERVILLE, Mich., June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials from Consumers Energy and the Utility Workers Union of America celebrated the opening of a new training center this morning, christening a location that will provide training to as many as 2,500 Consumers Energy employees from the union that represents them. "This training center embodies a joint commitment to empower our employees by giving them the tools and knowledge to get the job done safely and correctly. They can feel...

2014-02-06 12:24:13

ALTOONA, Pa., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Utility Workers Union of America System Local 102 today strongly criticized the continuing lockout of nearly 150 utility workers by Pennsylvania electric utility Penelec and its parent company FirstEnergy, notwithstanding power outages affecting 849,000 Pennsylvania customers caused by Winter Storm Nika. "It is reckless and irresponsible for FirstEnergy to keep 142 skilled electric utility workers sidelined while hundreds of...

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