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Recent News

September 20, 2010 Three Mile Island Off Line Due to Turbine Generator Shutdown

Three Mile Island Unit 1 went off line Sunday, September 19 at 11:25 p.m. when the plant's turbine generator shut down.

September 20, 2010 Braidwood Unit 1 Automatically Shuts Down

Braidwood Generating Station Unit 1 automatically shut down at 5:04 p.m. CT today, when the unit's turbine tripped offline.

September 13, 2010 Limerick Generating Station Helps Linfield Fire Company Towards Goal of Improving Response Capabilities

Limerick Generating Station announced today a contribution of $25,000 towards helping Linfield Fire Company purchase a new fire truck and enhance emergency response in the local community.

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

September 10, 2010 Byron Station to Celebrate 25 Years of Commercial Operation with Community Open House

On Sunday, Sept. 26, from 1 to 4 p.m. the public is welcome to the Byron Station’s Community Open House to see how nuclear generation works.

September 07, 2010 Exelon Announces Key Appointments in Human Resources and Operations Organizations

Exelon today announced the promotion of Calvin Butler, Jr., to senior vice president of human resources for Exelon as well as additional management changes in human resources and operations.

September 07, 2010 Byron Station Employee to Give Speech at Pentagon During Dedication of 9/11 Memorial Quilt

Byron Station employee Teri Jahn has worked with a volunteer group since 9/11 creating quilts to honor those who died in the attacks. On Friday she dedicates a quilt at the Pentagon.

September 07, 2010 Dresden to Light Up the Sky with Corn Festival Fireworks Show Sept. 25

Station proud to sponsor annual fireworks display

September 01, 2010 Exelon Recognized for Leadership in Minority and Community Banking

Illinois Black Chamber of Commerce presents leadership award to Exelon Treasurer Chaka Patterson

August 31, 2010 Exelon Expanding Into Wind Generation with Acquisition of John Deere Renewables

Deal will enhance Exelon’s environmental leadership, make it one of the nation’s largest wind generators

August 31, 2010 PECO Reaches Gas and Electric Delivery Rate Case Settlements

Settlements provide necessary funds for reliable electric & natural gas service, customer support and low-income assistance

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 30, 2010 Exelon Headquarters Expansion Advances Utility’s Green Building Leadership

Brings company’s total LEED-certified space to more than 650,000 square feet at 10 facilities

August 27, 2010 Nuclear Security Personnel to Train at Quarry Near City of Byron

Area Law Enforcement Aware; No Public Safety Impact

August 23, 2010 Both Braidwood Station Units Back in Service

Braidwood Unit 2 was placed back in service at 6:13 p.m. Sunday evening, meaning both units at Braidwood Station are online and making electricity for its customers.

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 21, 2010 Braidwood Station Unit 1 Returns to Service

Braidwood Unit 1 was placed back in service at 3:57 a.m. today.

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.

August 16, 2010 Braidwood Units 1 and 2 Automatically Shut Down

Braidwood Nuclear Generating Station Units 1 and 2 automatically shut down early this morning. Plant technical experts are working to determine the cause.

August 13, 2010 Limerick Generating Station Employees Take a Day To Help the Local Community

Seventh Annual Limerick Charity Golf Outing raises $60,000 for 23 local charities

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