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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

June 08, 2009 Oyster Creek Station To Host Community Information Night June 18

Exelon Nuclear’s Oyster Creek Generating Station will host a Community Information Night Thursday, June 18. This unique, one-on-one forum is designed to inform and update the plant’s neighbors about plant operations and nuclear energy issues.

June 08, 2009 Oyster Creek Station to Offer Community An Opportunity to Learn More about Nuclear Energy

Public invited to learn about station operations June 18 at Community Information Night

June 07, 2009 Dresden Station Environmental Monitoring Program Identifies Onsite Tritium

Dresden Generating Station plant workers performing monthly environmental monitoring late last week identified tritium in a localized area near the center of plant property, company officials said Saturday.

June 02, 2009 LaSalle Station Provides Financial Support To Six Outstanding High School Seniors

Six high school graduates will be able to ease the cost of their college tuition thanks in part to Exelon Nuclear’s LaSalle Station, which provided a total of $3,000 in scholarships for the 2009 school year.

June 01, 2009 Fishing For A Cure Hooks Twenty Thousand Dollars For Charity

Exelon Nuclear and fishermen competing in the 2009 “Fishing for a Cure” tournament at Braidwood Lake raised $20,000 for the charity Autism Speaks on Saturday. In an event to raise money to help families dealing with autism.

May 31, 2009 Quad Cities Unit 1 Returns To Service Following Additional Outage

Quad Cities Generating Station Unit 1 returned to service shortly after midnight today following the completion of an outage to repair two valves on Unit 1.


Despite current economic uncertainty, the employees and management of Exelon and its ComEd subsidiary showed leadership in their roles as corporate citizens by increasing their 2008 United Way campaign contribution by an extraordinary 13 percent over 2007

May 29, 2009 Oyster Creek Generating Station Annual Siren Test Scheduled For June 2

Exelon, in cooperation with Ocean County and the New Jersey Office of Emergency Management, will conduct its annual three-minute full volume siren test for Oyster Creek Generating Station's emergency planning zone at approximately 10 a.m. EDT on Tuesday,

May 28, 2009 Exelon’s Renewable Energy Education Center Dedicated

Amid children experimenting with hands-on displays about landfill gas technology and solar energy, Exelon opened its Renewable Energy Education Center at Fairless Hills this morning.

May 26, 2009 Exelon Achieves 16 Percent Reduction in Energy Usage Across its Facilities

Company on track to meet targeted 25 percent energy reduction commitment by 2012 as part of strategy to reduce emissions, address climate change

May 26, 2009 Exelon Nuclear's LaSalle Station Unit 1 Returns To Service

LaSalle County Generating Station's Unit 1 resumed producing electricity Sunday, May 25 at 4:18 p.m. (CT).

May 24, 2009 Quad Cities Unit 1 Returns To Service Following Planned Refueling And Maintenance Outage

Quad Cities Generating Station Unit 1 returned to service this morning, following the completion of a planned refueling and maintenance outage.

May 22, 2009 Exelon Presents its 2008 Sustainability Report

Exelon Corporation announced today that it has released its annual sustainability report. Titled Sustainable Advantage, the report is part of Exelon’s continual effort to be transparent and keep the public informed of its progress.

May 22, 2009 LaSalle Unit 1 Automatically Shuts Down

LaSalle Generating Station Unit 1 automatically shut down at 4:35 p.m. Thursday, May 21. The plant responded as expected, safely and without incident.

May 21, 2009 Exelon Receives FERC Approval for Proposed NRG Acquisition

Commission’s unanimous approval considered a major step in completing the regulatory approval process

May 21, 2009 Nesting Eagles Return To Clinton Lake For Third Consecutive Year

Clinton Power Station is the proud “parent” of three bald eagle chicks that were hatched recently in a nest near the power plant.

May 20, 2009 Three Outstanding Seniors Receive Financial Support From Braidwood Station

Exelon’s Braidwood Generating Station has the honor of awarding three local high school graduates with scholarships for their impressive efforts during the 2008-09 school year.

May 15, 2009 Exelon CEO Urges Action on Sensible Climate Legislation This Year Despite Current Economic Uncertainty

In a speech at the National Press Club, John W. Rowe calls on House Committee to approve Waxman-Markey compromise bill next week

May 14, 2009 Electric Utility Supply Chain Alliance Establishes Voluntary Green Standards

Voluntary Standards are available on Alliance’s Web site: www.EUISSCA.org —

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