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March 12, 2012 Constellation Energy Shares to be Delisted Following Merger with Exelon

Pro-Rated Dividends to be Paid to Constellation and Exelon Shareholders

March 10, 2012 Byron Station Takes Unit 1 Turbine Generator Offline for Planned Switchyard Work

Operators at Byron Generating Station took the Unit 1 turbine generator offline at 3:21 p.m. for planned upgrades taking place this weekend in the facility’s switchyard. The Unit 1 reactor will remain at reduced power during this activity.

March 09, 2012 FERC Approves Merger of Exelon and Constellation

FERC ruling provides final regulatory approval required

March 06, 2012 Exelon Names Nine Banks and Professional Services Firms Top Performers for Diversity and Inclusion

Program drives year-over-year improvement in minority and female representation and leadership

March 05, 2012 One Year after Fukushima: Exelon Nuclear Reaffirms High Level of Safety, Protection at Byron Generating Station

Backup equipment, training, procedure upgrades built on lessons from Japan

March 05, 2012 One Year After Fukushima: Exelon Nuclear Reaffirms High Level of Safety, Protection

Exelon Nuclear has added seven mobile, high-volume diesel-driven pumps at its nuclear energy facilities, among thousands of equipment purchases, upgrades, and validations completed at Exelon’s 10 plants in the past year.

March 01, 2012 Byron Station Terminates Unusual Event

Operators at Byron Generating Station terminated the Unusual Event on Unit 1 at 9 p.m. Wednesday, following the restoration of the redundant power line from outside of the nuclear facility to the unit.

March 01, 2012 Exelon's PECO Declares Dividends on Preferred Stock

Directors of PECO Energy Company have declared dividends on all series of preferred stock.

February 28, 2012 Byron Station Declares Unusual Event, Both Units Operating

Operators at Byron Generating Station declared an Unusual Event for Unit 1 at 5:31 p.m. CT, when power coming in from outside of the nuclear facility was interrupted. Both units are operating at 100 percent power, and the facility is in a safe condition.

February 24, 2012 Constellation Energy Declares Pro Rata Dividend in Preparation for Merger with Exelon Corporation

Constellation Energy (NYSE: CEG) today announced that its board of directors has declared a second-quarter dividend of 24 cents per share on the company’s common stock.

February 22, 2012 Byron Station Awarded with Wildlife at Work Certification

Bluebirds and wood ducks and owls – they fly! A history of friendly co-habitation with birds of all feathers along with many other types of wildlife animals has earned Byron Station a special certification.

February 22, 2012 Philadelphia’s Red Cross House Gets Major Boost From Exelon Foundation

PECO’s Parent Company Foundation Donates $500,000 to The Center for Disaster Recovery

February 20, 2012 State-of-the-Art Equipment Upgrades and Inspections Underway at Limerick Generating Station

Exelon Nuclear employees and supplemental workers provide a major economic benefit to the region each year as they perform over 13,000 outage-related activities, including state-of-the-art equipment upgrades, safety inspections and plant improvements.

February 17, 2012 Byron Station Tests Boiler Heating System

An Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) test for emissions standards will take place at Byron Station this week. The test involves opening a valve on the facility’s backup boiler system for a period of time to allow steam to release.

February 17, 2012 Exelon-Constellation Merger Approved by Maryland Public Service Commission

Maryland approval is key step toward completing the merger

February 17, 2012 Constellation Energy Reports Full Year 2011 Results

Adjusted Earnings in Line with 2011 Guidance, Excluding Mark-to-Market Timing and Hurricane Irene Restoration Costs

February 16, 2012 NRC Approves Indirect License Transfer Related to Exelon and Constellation Merger

NRC approval marks another step toward completing the merger

February 14, 2012 Exelon Foundation Contributes $500,000 to STEM Partnership School at Aurora University

Dunham Fund matching award brings total support for project to $1 million

February 09, 2012 Exelon Names Next Level of Leaders for Combined Exelon-Constellation

Executives announced today will lead functions within Exelon Business Services Company, Exelon Utilities and Exelon Generation

February 08, 2012 Exelon Nuclear Donates $150,000 to Limerick Township

Funds provide vital support for first responders and community recreational facilities

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