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October 11, 2011 Byron Station Workers Complete Unit 2 Refueling Outage

Operators at Exelon Nuclear’s Byron Generating Station returned Unit 2 to the electrical grid Monday night, ending a scheduled refueling outage that began last month.

September 30, 2011 Exelon to Expand its Clean Energy Fleet with Acquisition of 230-Megawatt Solar Photovoltaic Project from First Solar

Up to $1.36 billion investment in Antelope Valley Solar Ranch One bolsters Exelon’s emission-free energy portfolio

September 30, 2011 DeWitt County Public Notification System Powered By Exelon

DeWitt County will be purchasing a new notification system to alert citizens during emergencies, in part, with a contribution from Exelon.

September 29, 2011 Limerick Generating Station Declares, Terminates Unusual Event Due Chemical Release

Operators at Limerick Generating Station declared an “Unusual Event” at 11:35 a.m. following a non-radiological, industrial chemical release in a building separate from the plant’s nuclear operations. The event was terminated at 2:44 p.m.

September 29, 2011 Constellation Energy Begins Construction on Maryland’s Largest Solar Photovoltaic Power System

16.1 MW System Located at Mount St. Mary’s University to Supply An Estimated 22 Million Kilowatt Hours of Emissions-Free Electricity Per Year

September 19, 2011 Byron Station Job Creation in Area Continues as Second Refueling Outage of 2011 Commences

Byron Generating Station’s busy year of job creation continues this month as its Unit 2 refueling and maintenance outage began at 11 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 18. More than 1,200 additional workers have descended on the region to assist in the project.

September 14, 2011 Oyster Creek Breaks Pledge Record in 2011 United Way Campaign

Oyster Creek employees donate nearly $286,000 to United Way of Ocean County in the annual campaign.

September 14, 2011 Exelon: EPA’s Clean Air Rules Can Be Implemented on Time Without Threatening Reliability

Existing tools for case-by-case extensions mean no need for blanket delay

September 14, 2011 Constellation Energy Named to the 2011 Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Constellation Energy (NYSE: CEG) today announced that it has been named to the 2011 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America, which tracks the financial performance of leading sustainability-driven companies.

September 12, 2011 Exelon’s PECO Declares Dividends on Preferred Stock

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

September 12, 2011 Peach Bottom Unit 3 Refueling Outage Begins

Thousands of Equipment Upgrades and Preventative Maintenance Tasks Underway, More than 2,000 Additional Workers Bring Annual Economic Boost to Region.

September 09, 2011 Exelon Names Senior Leadership Team for Merged Exelon-Constellation

Exelon (NYSE:EXC) today announced the senior executives that will be reporting directly to President and CEO Christopher M. Crane following completion of the Exelon-Constellation merger, anticipated in early 2012.

September 08, 2011 Exelon and GE Hitachi Partner In Potential Production Of Critical Isotope

Exelon Generation Company and GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) today announced a partnership for the potential to produce molybdenum-99, which is used to produce technetium-99m, the most widely used medical radioisotope in the world.

September 02, 2011 Byron Station Donation of $35,000 Helping ‘Hoo’ Haven Construct an Aquatic Wildlife Rehabilitation Addition

For nearly 30 years Karen and Steven Herdklotz have been rehabilitating injured animals on their property in Durand. Their labor of love is “Hoo” Haven – a 4-acre non-profit site that just received a $35,000 donation from Exelon Nuclear’s Byron Station.

August 30, 2011 Oyster Creek Generating Station Returned to Service

Operators at Oyster Creek Generating Station returned the plant to the electrical grid early this morning, after taking the generator off line Saturday as a precaution in preparing for Hurricane Irene.

August 27, 2011 Operators Shut Down Oyster Creek in Advance of Hurricane Irene

Operators at Oyster Creek Generating Station manually took the station's generator off line at about 5 p.m. tonight.

August 26, 2011 Oyster Creek Prepared for Hurricane Irene

The Oyster Creek Generating Station is well prepared for Hurricane Irene and its effects as it travels up the Eastern Seaboard

August 25, 2011 Exelon Completes Acquisition of Wolf Hollow Power Plant in Texas

Successful transaction builds on Exelon’s $5 billion investment in affordable clean energy projects

August 23, 2011 All Four Exelon Nuclear Mid-Atlantic Plants Operating Safely Following Regional Seismic Activity

None of Exelon Nuclear's four Mid-Atlantic nuclear energy stations was affected by this afternoon’s seismic activity in Virginia, and all continue to operate safely at this time.

August 23, 2011 Exelon Nuclear Terminates "Unusual Event" at Mid-Atlantic Sites

By approximately 5:45 p.m. today, Exelon Nuclear had terminated the “unusual event” declarations at all four of its Mid-Atlantic nuclear stations.

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