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May 12, 2011 Exelon to Expand Its Clean Energy Fleet with Acquisition of 720 MW Combined Cycle Natural Gas-Fired Power Plant in Texas

$305 million purchase of Wolf Hollow plant demonstrates Exelon’s continued commitment to competitive markets

May 12, 2011 Braidwood Unit 2 Returns to Service Following Planned Refueling and Maintenance Outage

Exelon Nuclear’s Braidwood Generating Station resumed generating electricity on May 12 at 5:09 a.m. (central time) for Illinois consumers and businesses after a scheduled refueling and maintenance outage was completed successfully. The refueling outage be

May 12, 2011 Constellation Energy to Expand Residential Customer Base, Broaden Geographic Footprint with Acquisition of MXenergy

Constellation Energy (NYSE: CEG), a leading competitive energy provider, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 100 percent of MXenergy, a Connecticut-based supplier of natural gas and electricity.

May 09, 2011 Quad Cities Unit 1 Begins Planned Refueling and Maintenance

Station operators safely took Exelon Nuclear’s Quad Cities Generating Station Unit 1 off-line shortly after midnight this morning for a scheduled refueling and maintenance outage.

May 06, 2011 Constellation Energy Reports First Quarter 2011 Results

Company reaffirms 2011 earnings guidance range of $3.10 to $3.40 per share and 2012 guidance of $2.40 to $2.70 per share

May 03, 2011 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.

May 03, 2011 Exelon’s PECO Declares Dividends on Preferred Stock

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

May 02, 2011 Oyster Creek Generating Station Begins Planned Maintenance Work

Operators at Oyster Creek Generating Station manually took the station’s reactor off line at 8 a.m., Saturday, April 30, for planned maintenance that will better prepare the plant for the high electricity demand of the upcoming summer months.

May 02, 2011 Constellation Energy to Acquire 30 MW Solar Installation in Sacramento

Constellation Energy (NYSE: CEG) today announced that it acquired a 30-megawatt DC (25-megawatt AC) solar generation project in Sacramento, Calif., from utility-grade photovoltaic power plant developer Belectric, Inc.

April 29, 2011 Exelon Nuclear’s Fishing for a Cure Bass Tournament Sold Out

For the second year in a row, Exelon Nuclear’s “Fishing for a Cure” reached its maximum participation limit of 100 boats, which guarantees the Wounded Heroes Foundation. a minimum $10,000 donation.

April 28, 2011 Exelon and Constellation Energy to Merge

The boards of directors of Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC) and Constellation Energy (NYSE: CEG) announced today that they have signed a definitive agreement to combine the two companies in a stock-for-stock transaction.

April 27, 2011 Exelon Announces First Quarter 2011 Results; Reaffirms Full Year Operating Earnings Guidance Range

Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC) announced first quarter 2011 consolidated earnings.

April 27, 2011 Chicago Bar Association Honors Exelon Employee With Liberty Bell Award

Margarita Llamas-Odom of Exelon Corporation was honored with the 2011 Liberty Bell Award at the annual Judges’ Reception at the Chicago Bar Association.

April 27, 2011 Constellation Energy’s “Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day” Activities to Emphasize Healthy Living, Helping Others

Constellation Energy (NYSE: CEG) today announced that more than 150 children of Constellation Energy employees will celebrate the company’s annual “Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day” by engaging in community service and educational activities.

April 25, 2011 Limerick Generating Station Unit 2 Returns to Service Following Planned Fueling Outage

Exelon Nuclear’s Limerick Generating Station Unit 2 resumed producing electricity on April 24, 2011 after completing the unit’s refueling and maintenance outage.

April 24, 2011 Byron Station Workers Complete Unit 1 Refueling Outage

Operators at Exelon Nuclear’s Byron Generating Station returned Unit 1 to the electrical grid today, ending a scheduled refueling outage that began last month.

April 22, 2011 Constellation Energy Awards EcoStar Grants to Community Environmental Stewards

85 Community Environmental Projects Awarded $355,000

April 19, 2011 Nuclear Power 101! Byron Station to Host Community Open House May 1

If a good tutorial on nuclear power is on your to-do list, take some time to visit Byron Station on Sunday, May 1 during the plant’s annual community open house. The event will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. in the station’s training building on plant property.

April 19, 2011 Learn About Clinton Power Station At Community Information Night

Exelon Nuclear’s Clinton Station will host a Community Information Night on Wednesday, May 4.

April 18, 2011 Region Gets Millions in Economic Boost as Braidwood Station Refueling Outage Begins

More than $2 million is being spent with local vendors in support of the Braidwood Generating Station Unit 2 scheduled refueling and maintenance outage that began at 11 p.m. last night.

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