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February 24, 2009 The Climate Group launches Forward Chicago

Bold, new public-private partnership launches series of neighborhood environmental initiatives that help tackle climate change and offer quality of life benefits for the City of Chicago

February 23, 2009 Exelon CEO Addresses Nation’s Governors on Importance of Thoughtful Investment in Energy Infrastructure and Comprehensive Energy Policy

John W. Rowe spotlights key role of low-carbon energy in supporting nation’s economy, environment and energy security at opening keynote of National Governors Association meeting

February 23, 2009 Limerick Generating Station Employees Open Up Their Closets and Wallets to Help Victims of Coatesville Fires

A phone call from a Limerick Generating Station employee’s daughter to her father resulted in Limerick Generating Station’s employees banding together and collecting 125 bags of clothing for six families that are victims of the recent Coatesville fires.

February 20, 2009 LaSalle Generating Station Raises $198,000 In Annual United Way Campaign

LaSalle County Generating Station employees and the company continued their tradition of generous community support by raising $198,000 in its annual United Way Campaign.

February 19, 2009 Dan Enright Named Site Vice President For Byron Generating Station

Dan Enright has been named site vice president at Byron Generating Station, the company announced Monday. Enright, a resident of Ottawa, will oversee all aspects of plant operations at Byron Station.

February 19, 2009 Exelon Helps Fire Company Build New Fire Station

Exelon Nuclear's Limerick Generating Station recently donated $1,000 to the Twin Valley Fire Company towards the construction of the company’s new fire station in Caernarvon Township and Elverson Borough.

February 19, 2009 Dave Wozniak Named Site Vice President For LaSalle County Generating Station

Dave Wozniak has been named site vice president at LaSalle County Generating Station, the company announced Monday.

February 19, 2009 Tim Hanley Named Dresden Station Site Vice President

Tim Hanley has been named site vice president at Dresden Generating Station, the company announced Monday.

February 18, 2009 Illinois Corporations, Foundations, Politicians Turn Out in Chicago to Support Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial

Local leaders, celebrities, and citizens turned out in full force last night at the Chicago Dream Dinner to raise funds for the four-acre Washington, DC Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial, which will be built on the National Mall.

February 17, 2009 ABA Commission Honors Exelon General Counsel William A. Von Hoene Jr. With Spirit of Excellence Award for Legal Profession Diversity Efforts

William A. Von Hoene Jr., executive vice president and general counsel of Exelon Corp., received a 2009 Spirit of Excellence Award for outstanding efforts as a corporate leader to promote diversity in the legal profession.

February 14, 2009 Oyster Creek to Move Large Transformer on Feb. 15

Workers at Oyster Creek Generating Station will move a 200-ton transformer from a barge on the canal surrounding the station to the plant’s property on Sunday, Feb. 15.

February 05, 2009 Braidwood Station To Host Community Information Night March 5

Spent nuclear fuel storage, tritium remediation progress among topics to be discussed

February 05, 2009 Oyster Creek Generating Station Returns to Service

Exelon’s Oyster Creek Generating Station resumed producing electricity on Wednesday, Feb. 5 at 1:16 a.m. ET for New Jersey consumers and businesses after one its two main transformers failed on Sunday.

February 05, 2009 Dresden Station Helping to Prevent Ice Damage on Kankakee River

In an effort to prevent large blocks of ice in the Kankakee River from damaging bridges and personal property, the Will County Emergency Management Agency began siphoning warm water from the Dresden Station cooling pond into the river today.

February 02, 2009 Exelon Appoints Admiral Richard W. Mies to Board of Directors

Exelon appointed Admiral Richard W. Mies to its board of directors on Tuesday, Jan. 27. Mies, 64, is president and chief executive officer of The Mies Group, Ltd., a consulting firm.

February 02, 2009 Oyster Creek Generating Station Declares, Terminates Unusual Event

Operators at Oyster Creek Generating Station declared an "unusual event" at 10:11 p.m. Eastern time Sunday, after a fire occurred at one of the station’s two main transformers.

January 30, 2009 Exelon to Nominate Independent Directors for NRG Board

Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC) announced today it has proposed a slate of independent nominees for election to the Board of Directors of NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) at the NRG 2009 annual meeting of shareholders, together with a proposal.

January 30, 2009 Exelon Nuclear To Perform Routine Siren Testing Around Limerick Generating Station

Exelon Nuclear will conduct a routine test of the emergency siren systems surrounding its Limerick Generating Station at 2 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 2, 2009.

January 27, 2009 Exelon Makes Two Key Appointments in Finance Organization

Chaka Patterson and Karie Anderson to assume broader duties

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