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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

August 12, 2010 Quad Cities Unit 1 Automatically Shuts Down

Quad Cities Unit 1 automatically shut down at 3:58 a.m. CST today during a scheduled maintenance activity in the plant’s condenser. The condenser helps efficiently turn steam into water on the non-nuclear side of the plant.

August 05, 2010 Exelon Executive Sonny Garg Named President of Exelon Power

Exelon Corporation today announced that Sunil “Sonny” Garg, senior vice president of human resources, has been promoted to president of Exelon Power, effective August 16. Garg will lead Exelon Power.

August 04, 2010 Exelon Nuclear to Begin Testing of New State-of-the-Art Sirens Around Limerick Generating Station

Exelon Nuclear will soon begin the testing of new sirens that have been installed over the past few months. The tests are part of a larger project to replace all 165 emergency sirens in the 10 miles around Limerick Generating Station with new sirens

July 29, 2010 Ears to You! Employees at Exelon Plants Buy Thousands of Ears of Corn, Raising $5,300 for Cancer Charity

From the Illinois farm fields to the dinner tables of local residents – all for a good cause. Sweet corn was the centerpiece of a recent fundraiser that netted $5,300 for the Susan G. Komen for the Cure fight against breast cancer.

July 28, 2010 Leadership Changes Announced at LaSalle County Generating Station

Dave Rhoades Named Site Vice President; Pete Karaba Named Plant Manager

July 27, 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.

July 27, 2010 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, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2010.

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