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July 07, 2009 Exelon and Habitat for Humanity Lake County Build First Habitat LEED-Certified Home in Illinois

Exelon employee volunteers pitch in to help build an affordable, energy-efficient home in 20 days

July 06, 2009 Exelon Urges NRG Shareholders to Vote for Nine Independent Director Candidates

Outlines Significantly Increased Offer and Over $3 Billion in Value It Brings to NRG Shareholders

July 02, 2009 Exelon Increases Offer to Acquire NRG Energy by 12.4 Percent

Company Cites Additional Upside Value Identified Since Initial Offer

July 01, 2009 Exelon Marks Successful First Year of Comprehensive Low-Carbon Strategy by Reaffirming 2020 Emissions Reduction Targets

Nation’s largest electric and gas utility will expand opportunities for customers to reduce their emissions

July 01, 2009 Oyster Creek Station Tritium Analysis Continues

After finding and fixing two tritium leaks discovered in mid-April, environmental and technical experts at Oyster Creek Generating Station continue to aggressively pursue excavation of additional piping to ensure it is robust.

June 30, 2009 Oyster Creek Station Tritium Analysis Continues

Station Excavates One-Inch Line as Part of Analysis

June 26, 2009 Exelon Applauds House for “Bold, Decisive Action” on Waxman-Markey Climate Change Bill

Energy company a longtime supporter of economy-wide cap-and-trade legislation

June 25, 2009 Exelon Outlines for NRG Shareholders the Value Drivers of its Business

Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC), in a letter to shareholders of NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) today, provided more detail on the true value of Exelon’s offer to acquire NRG.

June 25, 2009 Exelon Nuclear Sponsorship Helps Hoopsters Take Flight At Braidwood Shootout

Thirty-two high school basketball teams will tip off this weekend for the 15th annual Braidwood Shootout, which features Braidwood Generating Station as a title sponsor for the seventh straight year.

June 25, 2009 LaSalle County Generating Station Helps Marseilles Light Up The Night

Exelon Nuclear’s LaSalle County Generating Station is a proud sponsor of the Marseilles Fun Days fireworks show, which will take place at dusk Sunday, June 28.

June 23, 2009 Three Mile Island Sirens to be Tested June 25

On Thursday, June 25 at 12:15 p.m. EDT all 96 emergency notification sirens in the 10-mile radius around Three Mile Island Generating Station will be sounded for three minutes.

June 22, 2009 U.S. District Court Upholds Exelon’s Exchange Offer to Acquire NRG

Court ruling that NRG allegations are without merit considered a major step in proposed acquisition

June 22, 2009 Braidwood Station To Clean Kankakee Riverbed Area At Intake

Exelon Nuclear’s Braidwood Generating Station will be working in the Kankakee River this week, cleaning the area in front of the station’s water intake structure.

June 18, 2009 Exelon Announces Restructured Senior Executive Team, Major Cost Reductions

Company expects to achieve $350 million in savings

June 17, 2009 Exelon Files Definitive Proxy Materials and Sends Letter to NRG Stockholders

Urges NRG Stockholders to Vote for Independent Directors on the BLUE Proxy Card

June 17, 2009 Exelon Generation Wins Commitments from Utilities in Pennsylvania to Supply Power Starting January 1, 2011

Exelon Generation today announced that it has won commitments from electricity delivery companies Allegheny Power and PECO Energy to provide more than 7 million megawatt-hours of generation supply beginning on January 1, 2011, through May 31, 2013.

June 12, 2009 Successful Power Uprate at One Exelon Plant Begins Eight-Year Expansion Equal to a New Nuclear Station

An approximate 38-megawatt increase in output at an Exelon Nuclear plant last week launched a series of planned power uprates across the company’s nuclear fleet that will generate between 1,300 and 1,500 megawatts of additional generation capacity within

June 12, 2009 Successful Power Uprate at One Exelon Plant Begins Eight-Year Expansion Equal to a New Nuclear Station

An approximate 38-megawatt increase in output at an Exelon Nuclear plant last week launched a series of planned power uprates across the company’s nuclear fleet that will generate between 1,300 and 1,500 megawatts of additional generation capacity.

June 11, 2009 Massaro Named Oyster Creek Site Vice President

Joe Grimes, acting senior vice president, Exelon Nuclear, today announced that Michael J. Massaro has been named Oyster Creek site vice president. Massaro replaces Tim Rausch, who is leaving the company to pursue other interests.

June 08, 2009 New Report Says National Energy Policy and Midwest Economic Competitiveness are Inextricably Linked

The Chicago Council on Global Affairs today released a task force report, Embracing the Future: The Midwest and a New National Energy Policy, that calls upon the Midwest to turn the challenge of energy and climate policy creation to its economic advantage

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