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July 30, 2013 Constellation Energy Nuclear Group to Be Integrated Into Exelon Nuclear Fleet

The three commercial nuclear power plants operated by the Constellation Energy Nuclear Group (CENG) in New York and Maryland will be operationally integrated into the Exelon Generation nuclear fleet over the next nine months.

July 29, 2013 Braidwood Generating Station Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary

Braidwood Generating Station employees, public officials and members of the public today celebrated the 25th anniversary for the station’s first unit that was brought online in July 1988. The second unit was brought online in October of that same year.

July 26, 2013 Naperville Resident Named Chief Operating Officer of Exelon Generation Nuclear Plants

Naperville resident Bryan Hanson has been named chief operating officer and senior vice president of Exelon Generation’s nuclear fleet.

July 23, 2013 Exelon Corporation Declares Dividend

The Board of Directors of Exelon Corporation declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.31 per share on Exelon’s common stock.

July 22, 2013 Drinker Biddle, Exelon Partner on Pro Bono Clinic

The Exelon legal department and Drinker Biddle lawyers, in conjunction with the National Immigrant Justice Center, hosted a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals legal clinic.

July 18, 2013 Mark Kanavos Named Braidwood Generating Station Site Vice President

Mark Kanavos, plant manager of Braidwood Generating Station, has been promoted to site vice president.

July 15, 2013 Exelon Presents First Comprehensive Report of its Sustainability Performance Following Constellation Merger

New 2012 sustainability report also unveils company’s updated GHG emissions goal under its Exelon 2020 program

July 08, 2013 Braidwood Unit 2 Returns to Service

Operators at Exelon’s Braidwood Generating Station returned Unit 2 to full power at approximately 11:30 a.m. CT on Sunday, July 7.

July 08, 2013 ABA honors Exelon with Pro Bono Publico Award for commitment to volunteer legal services

— Chicago-based Exelon, one of the nation’s leading competitive energy providers, will receive the American Bar Association’s Pro Bono Publico Award for outstanding service. This is the first time that the ABA has honored an in-house legal department with

June 28, 2013 Planned Maintenance Scheduled for Braidwood Station

BRACEVILLE, Ill.– Braidwood Generating Station operators took Unit 2 offline early Friday morning to perform maintenance on a pair of water pumps. The work can only be performed while the unit is not operating.

June 12, 2013 Exelon Foundation Supports Employment for People with Disabilities with Three-Year Pledge to National Organization on Disability

$300,000 commitment from energy company’s foundation will assist NOD in its mission

June 06, 2013 Exelon Recognizes Top Banks, Insurance and Professional Services Organizations for Diversity and Inclusiveness

Unique program improves quality of service Exelon receives by encouraging contributions by minorities and women

June 06, 2013 Oyster Creek to Host Two Community Events on June 10

Energy Education Day, a day of learning for students and Community Information Night, an annual event for neighbors of all ages

June 05, 2013 Exelon Generation Provides Annual Emergency Brochures to Local Byron Area Residents

Exelon Generation mailed more than 23,000 public information emergency planning brochures to all residents and businesses located within 10 miles of its Byron nuclear facilities.

May 29, 2013 Braidwood and Byron Generating Stations File License Renewal Applications

Applications to the NRC seek to extend the operating license for Illinois power plants that provide more than 4,600 MW of power

May 28, 2013 Exelon Announces Leadership Changes at Exelon Generation and Constellation

Kenneth W. Cornew is named president and CEO of Exelon Generation; Joseph Nigro named CEO of Constellation

May 21, 2013 DeWitt County Students Earn exelon Scholarships

Exelon’s Clinton Power Station awarded scholarships to six DeWitt County high school graduating seniors

May 20, 2013 Exelon’s Fishing for a Cure Raises More Than $57,000 for Alzheimer’s Association

Exelon’s Fishing for a Cure raised a record $57,500 for the Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Illinois. The event was held Saturday, May 18 at Braidwood Lake.

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