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December 17, 2010 Oyster Creek Generating Station Returned to Service

Workers replace main power transformer to advance equipment reliability

December 10, 2010 Oyster Creek Generating Station Plans Transformer Replacement

Operators at Exelon's Oyster Creek Generating Station took the station's turbine offline Dec. 9 at 5 p.m. while employees prepare to replace one of the plant's two main transformers. The station's reactor remains online.

December 08, 2010 Exelon to Retire Oyster Creek Generating Station in 2019

Exelon President and COO Chris Crane announced today that the company will operate the Oyster Creek Generating Station in New Jersey until 2019, after which the plant will retire.

December 04, 2010 Oyster Creek Station Returned to Service

Operators at Oyster Creek Generating Station safely returned the station to service December 4 at 11:55 a.m. ET, while plant personnel make repairs to one of the station's two main transformers.

November 30, 2010 Exelon’s PECO Declares Dividends on Preferred Stock

Directors of PECO Energy Company have declared dividends on all series of preferred stock, payable February 1, 2011, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 30, 2010

November 20, 2010 Peach Bottom Unit 3 Returned to Service

Workers replace main power transformer, perform maintenance to advance equipment reliability

November 15, 2010 Peach Bottom Temporarily Removes Unit 3 From Service

Safe and Effective Shutdown First Step in Plan to Replace Main Power Transformer

November 01, 2010 Exelon and ETA Agree to Develop Reliability Interregional Transmission Extension (RITE) Line

Companies to partner on 420-mile extra high-voltage line to improve system reliability in Illinois and Indiana

October 26, 2010 Exelon Corporation Declares Dividend

The Board of Directors of Exelon Corporation declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.525 per share on Exelon’s common stock.

October 25, 2010 Exelon Credit Agreements Expand Relationships With Minority and Community Banks

$94 million facility from 29 banks underscores commitment to working with diverse suppliers

October 22, 2010 Exelon Announces Solid Third Quarter Results; Revises Guidance Range Upward for Full Year 2010 Earnings

Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC) announced third quarter 2010 consolidated earnings.

October 18, 2010 Appellate Court Ruling Eliminates Foundation for ComEd Smart Grid Pilot

ComEd seeks Illinois Commerce Commission decision on future of grid modernization in Illinois

October 15, 2010 PECO Completes Final Electricity Purchases to Serve Customers Beginning January 1, 2011

PECO recently completed its final electricity purchases to serve customers beginning January 1, 2011. Overall residential customer bills are expected to increase about 5% beginning in January. Average residential price to compare is 9.92 cents per kWh.

October 08, 2010 Peach Bottom Returns Unit 2 to Service After Safe and Successful Refueling Outage

Exelon Invests $60 Million to Upgrade Plant Equipment, Ensure Long-Term Reliability

October 04, 2010 Braidwood Unit 1 Shuts Down for Planned Refueling and Maintenance

Operators safely took Braidwood Generating Station Unit 1 offline at 11 p.m. Sunday for a scheduled refueling and maintenance outage.

September 27, 2010 Exelon Generation Announces $900 Million Bond Sale

Exelon Generation has agreed to sell $550 million of Senior Notes maturing on Oct. 1, 2020, and $350 million of Senior Notes maturing on Oct. 1, 2041.

September 12, 2010 Peach Bottom Unit 2 Refueling Outage Begins Today

Station Celebrates Second Consecutive “Breaker-to-Breaker” Run, Following 691 Days of Safe and Reliable Operation

August 31, 2010 ComEd Proposes Innovative Plan to Modernize the Illinois Electric System and Assist Low-Income Households

Pilot proposal would allow for accelerated modernization of the distribution system, increased assistance to low-income households and the purchase of state-of-the-art electric vehicles to service the electric system.

August 23, 2010 Starting with Zion Station Decommissioning, Exelon to Make 5-Year, $4.6 Billion Investment in Illinois

In the next few weeks, Exelon Corp. will undertake the first segment of a massive spending program in Illinois that will create more than 4,200 full-time and “full-time equivalent” positions over the next 5 years.

August 17, 2010 Update: Electrical Fault May Have Caused Braidwood Shutdowns

An electrical fault on Unit 2’s main generator system was the cause of the first of two reactor shutdowns at the Braidwood Generating Station early Monday morning.

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