Company News & Information

Company Takes Another Step to Reduce Pension Plan Risk

December 13, 2018

One of the benefits to working at and retiring from FirstEnergy is the company’s pension plan. While most companies no longer provide their employees with a defined benefit pension plan, FirstEnergy continues to make significant investments in our plan. In fact, we contributed $1.25 billion to the pension fund in early 2018. It’s important that…

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FE Foundation Grant Awarded

December 7, 2018

The FirstEnergy Foundation has a program to support employees volunteering at community events, so with that in mind the Davis-Besse chapter of Women in Nuclear (DBWIN) requested support for Pathway Inclusion Center in Port Clinton, Ohio. Pathway was the charitable partner of the Davis-Besse Car Show/Community Day where more than 100 employees volunteered their time…

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STEM Event Provides Learning Adventure

December 7, 2018

A group of northeast Ohio students recently had the opportunity to learn more about the benefits of earning an engineering degree – while also putting their science, technology, engineering and math skills to good use. It was made possible by a FirstEnergy community alliance. You can learn more in this FE-TV video. Watch it Now

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NAYGN Teaches Students about Nuclear Power

December 6, 2018

Perry’s NAYGN (North American Young Generation in Nuclear) group has been busy teaching local students about nuclear power during recent visits to the Perry Plant. On Nov. 16, 26 students from Auburn Career Center came on site with the goal of learning about the many types of jobs and careers at a nuclear plant. The…

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Safety Excellence at Newton

December 6, 2018

Employees in the following work groups at JCP&L’s Newton Service Center were recognized for their safety commitment. Fourteen Meter Reading employees celebrated 12 years without an OSHA-recordable incident. Approximately 20 employees in the Line Department achieved one year OSHA-free. Alex Patton, vice president, Operations, JCP&L, helped recognize the groups. “Members of the Meter Reading and…

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‘Tis the Season

December 5, 2018

During the 2R20 maintenance and refueling outage, Beaver Valley employees stepped up in a big way – all in the name of safe operations. And that safe behavior is now going to help people in need. The site’s Safety+ (“Safety Plus”) Steering Committee changed the way they acknowledged meeting weekly Safety+ observation goals, leading to…

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Leadership Lake County Visits Perry

December 5, 2018

On Nov. 14, 38 members of Leadership Lake County visited Perry. Tom Morse, supervisor, Perry Emergency Planning, is a member of the local group and organized the event. The group’s goal is to develop leaders in pursuit of excellence in Lake County and surrounding communities. One of the ways they help accomplish that is by…

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