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April 07, 2015 CALVERT CLIFFS SHUTS DOWN AUTOMATICALLY DUE TO OFFSITE GRID DISTURBANCE

Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant shut down automatically today at 12:40 p.m., as a result of a localized grid disturbance that caused power outages in the Washington, D.C./Maryland area.

March 26, 2015 Exelon and Pepco Sponsor National Cherry Blossom Kite Festival

Not since Benjamin Franklin headed out in a lightning storm has kite-flying been so closely linked with electricity.

March 26, 2015 Illinois Senate Energy and Public Utilities Committee Passes Bill Supporting State's Nuclear Energy Plants

The Illinois Senate Energy and Public Utilities Committee today passed Senate Bill 1585, legislation to establish a Low Carbon Portfolio Standard (LCPS).

March 17, 2015 Exelon and Pepco Holdings Inc. Reach Settlement Agreement with Montgomery and Prince George's Counties in Maryland

Agreement is subject to approval by the Maryland Public Service Commission

March 16, 2015 CALVERT CLIFFS UNIT 2 OPERATING AT FULL POWER

Operators returned Calvert Cliffs Unit 2 to full power yesterday, successfully completing a planned refueling outage that began on February 16.

March 11, 2015 Byron Generating Station Unit 1 Returns to Full Power

Byron Generating Station Unit 1 returned to full power on Tuesday, March 10 at 7:50 p.m. CDT, following repairs to a main power transformer.

March 11, 2015 Exelon Generation to Explore Development of LNG Export Terminal in Texas

Houston-based Annova LNG, LLC files request with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to initiate review of potential development of mid-scale natural gas liquefaction and transfer facility in Texas

March 10, 2015 Exelon and Pepco Holdings Inc. Reach Merger Settlement Agreements with The Alliance for Solar Choice in Maryland

The agreement includes provisions to facilitate the introduction of more on-site renewable generation in Maryland

March 04, 2015 Exelon and Pepco Holdings Enhance Proposed Package of Merger Benefits in Maryland

Proposed package of merger benefits in Maryland to provide even greater benefits to customers of Pepco and Delmarva Power

March 03, 2015 Byron Generating Station Unit 1 Automatically Shuts Down

Byron Generating Station Unit 1 automatically shut down at 11:01 a.m. CDT Tuesday. Initial indications are that ice intrusion interrupted power on one of the unit’s transformers.

March 02, 2015 Exelon: Utilities Must Stay Focused On Customers' Essential Energy Needs As Industry Transforms

William A. Von Hoene, Jr. calls for "balance" between technological trends and need for reliable, affordable and clean energy

February 27, 2015 Limerick Generating Station Unit 1 Operating at Full Power

Operators at Limerick Generating Station returned Unit 1 to full power today after repairing a valve on one of the unit’s main steam lines.

February 24, 2015 Limerick Generating Station Unit 1 Offline

Limerick Generating Station Unit 1 was automatically shut down at approximately 9:40 p.m. ET yesterday, after a valve on one of the station’s main steam lines closed. Plant equipment responded as designed during the shutdown.

February 24, 2015 Nine Mile Point Unit 2 Operating at Full Power

Operators at Nine Mile Point Nuclear Station returned Unit 2 to full power operation Tuesday morning after addressing an electrical issue.

February 23, 2015 Dresden Station Helps Prevent Ice Damage on Kankakee River during Extreme Cold Weather

As bone-chilling cold temperatures grip the area, warm water from Dresden Generating Station’s cooling pond is helping to prevent ice-related damage to homes along the Kankakee River.

February 19, 2015 Exelon: EPA's Carbon Rule For Existing Power Plants Can Be Implemented Reliably and On Time Using Existing Market Mechanisms

Company supports voluntary option for compliance that would reduce emissions, promote reliability and encourage investment in clean energy

February 18, 2015 Exelon and Pepco Holdings Enhance Proposed Package of Merger Benefits in District of Columbia

The improved package of benefits was outlined in testimony filed with the Public Service Commission of the District of Columbia

February 18, 2015 Nine Mile Point Unit 2 Offline

Operators at Nine Mile Point Nuclear Station removed Unit 2 from service at 2:07 p.m. ET, after water levels in the unit’s reactor temporarily increased. Station equipment responded as designed during the shutdown.

February 16, 2015 CALVERT CLIFFS UNIT 2 OFFLINE FOR SCHEDULED REFUELING

Operators removed Calvert Cliffs Unit 2 from service early this morning for a planned refueling outage.

February 14, 2015 Dresden Unit 2 Back at Full Power Operation

Operators at Dresden Generating Station returned Unit 2 to full power operation Friday night following maintenance on a system that controls the water level in the reactor.

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