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. 

 

MARSEILLES, Ill. (June 25, 2009) - 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.

“We are very proud of the Marseilles Fun Days and especially our fireworks,” said festival committee member Laurie Trager.  “Each year this event continues to grow in popularity. We rely on sponsors like LaSalle Station to assist in this endeavor.”

“We are excited to be part of this great festival again.  Exelon Nuclear continues to provide safe, clean and reliable nuclear energy to the homes and business across LaSalle County and Northern Illinois,” added LaSalle Station Site Vice President Dave Wozniak. “We are honored to help light up the LaSalle County sky and encourage all local residents to attend this fireworks display.”

LaSalle Station is a proud member of the community. In 2009, the station has already donated more than $30,000 to community, environmental, educational and recreational activities in the local communities. LaSalle Station is located approximately 75 miles southwest of Chicago.  With both units at full power, the station can produce enough electricity for 2.3 million homes.

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Exelon Corporation is one of the nation’s largest electric utilities with approximately $19 billion in annual revenues. The company has one of the industry’s largest portfolios of electricity generation capacity, with a nationwide reach and strong positions in the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic. Exelon distributes electricity to approximately 5.4 million customers in northern Illinois and Pennsylvania and natural gas to approximately 485,000 customers in the Philadelphia area. Exelon is headquartered in Chicago and trades on the NYSE under the ticker EXC.

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