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May 22, 2009 Exelon Presents its 2008 Sustainability Report

Exelon Corporation announced today that it has released its annual sustainability report. Titled Sustainable Advantage, the report is part of Exelon’s continual effort to be transparent and keep the public informed of its progress.

May 22, 2009 LaSalle Unit 1 Automatically Shuts Down

LaSalle Generating Station Unit 1 automatically shut down at 4:35 p.m. Thursday, May 21. The plant responded as expected, safely and without incident.

May 21, 2009 Exelon Receives FERC Approval for Proposed NRG Acquisition

Commission’s unanimous approval considered a major step in completing the regulatory approval process

May 21, 2009 Nesting Eagles Return To Clinton Lake For Third Consecutive Year

Clinton Power Station is the proud “parent” of three bald eagle chicks that were hatched recently in a nest near the power plant.

May 20, 2009 Three Outstanding Seniors Receive Financial Support From Braidwood Station

Exelon’s Braidwood Generating Station has the honor of awarding three local high school graduates with scholarships for their impressive efforts during the 2008-09 school year.

May 15, 2009 Exelon CEO Urges Action on Sensible Climate Legislation This Year Despite Current Economic Uncertainty

In a speech at the National Press Club, John W. Rowe calls on House Committee to approve Waxman-Markey compromise bill next week

May 14, 2009 Electric Utility Supply Chain Alliance Establishes Voluntary Green Standards

Voluntary Standards are available on Alliance’s Web site: www.EUISSCA.org —

May 14, 2009 ESPN Radio To Broadcast Live From Exelon Nuclear Fishing For A Cure Charity Event

ESPN Radio 1000 host Chauncey Niziol will once again bring his Great Outdoors radio show to the banks of Braidwood Lake.

May 11, 2009 Exelon’s PECO Energy Declares Dividends on Preferred Stock

Directors of PECO Energy Company have declared dividends on all series of preferred stock, payable July 31, 2009, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 30, 2009, as follows:


The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) has named Exelon Corporation as one of the finalists for the Edison Award, the electric utility industry’s highest honor, in recognition of outstanding leadership and exceptional contributions to the industry.

May 06, 2009 Utility Chief Joins EDAF in National Ad Campaign Supporting Carbon Cap Legislation; Executive Says “Smart Cap” Will Boost Economy, Protect Family Budgets

The head of one of the largest electric utilities in the nation is taking to the airwaves with Environmental Defense Action Fund in a new advertising campaign that endorses a “smart cap” on carbon as the climate change solution that protects consumers.

May 06, 2009 VolunteerMatch Recognizes Exelon for Excellence in Corporate Volunteering

Volunteer network cites outstanding innovation, impact and leadership in employee volunteer engagement

May 06, 2009 Exelon Chief Supply Officer Bridget Reidy honored as one of Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s “2009 Pros to Know”

Exelon Corporation Senior Vice President and Chief Supply Officer M. Bridget Reidy was recognized as one of the “2009 Pros to Know” in an annual survey conducted and published by Supply & Demand Chain Executive.

May 05, 2009 Braidwood Station Employees, Contractors Donate To Local Charity

The sale of t-shirts during Braidwood Generating Station’s recent scheduled maintenance and refueling outage has proven fruitful for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Will and Grundy counties.

May 04, 2009 Exelon and The Field Museum Teach Students to “Take One Step” in Combating Global Warming

Rowe-Clark Math & Science Academy students learn about renewable energy technologies at Solar Celebration

May 04, 2009 Peach Bottom and Local Responders Test Preparedness Skills During Drill

Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station will participate in a public safety drill on Tuesday, May 5 from approximately 2:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

May 03, 2009 Oyster Creek Generating Station Returns to Service

Exelon’s Oyster Creek Generating Station resumed producing electricity on May 3 at 1:12 p.m. ET for New Jersey consumers and businesses after safely completing a maintenance outage.

May 01, 2009 Exelon Chief Executive Named Best Electric Utilities CEO in America by Institutional Investor

Rowe’s performance recognized by portfolio managers/analysts for second consecutive year

April 30, 2009 Oyster Creek Station Locates Leaks, Pipe Replacement Under Way

Environmental experts at Oyster Creek Generating Station have found and stopped two small leaks in underground pipes believed to be a main source of tritiated water found earlier this month in a concrete vault on plant property.

April 30, 2009 Exelon Nuclear Partners With Tri-PAC to Bring “The Wiz” to Pottstown

This summer Pottstown area residents of all ages will be charmed by the wonderful family musical, The Wiz, thanks to an important partnership between the Tri-County Performing Arts Center and Exelon Nuclear’s Limerick Generating Station.

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