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FE Crews Continue Repairs Following Windstorms

November 17, 2020

FirstEnergy utility crews have restored service to more than 371,000 customers who lost power after windstorms swept through our entire service area Sunday. Crews are working around the clock to assess damage and restore service to approximately 72,000 customers who remain without power in Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Maryland and New Jersey. Beginning early Sunday…

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FE Crews Back from Florida

November 17, 2020

Updated: Nov. 16, 2020, 4 p.m. Line workers from Ohio Edison, Penn Power, West Penn Power and JCP&L who responded to requests for mutual assistance in Florida following Tropical Storm Eta last week are safely home. After rendering assistance in the Largo area, near Tampa, our crews were released by Duke Energy on Friday around 9…

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Ponch Leaves a Legacy

November 17, 2020

Near the end of the musical Alexander Hamilton, the show’s title character muses: Legacy, what is a legacy? It’s planting seeds in a garden you never get to see I wrote some notes at the beginning of a song someone will sing for me. JCP&L employee Exar “Ponch” Ruiz Jr. left a legacy after passing away…

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Safety Milestones at JCP&L

November 16, 2020

Employees at the following JCP&L sites were recognized for their safety achievements: Washington – Underground Residential Distribution (URD) celebrated 17 years without an OSHA-recordable incident. Fleet Services – Twelve employees in Central New Jersey’s remote reporting night crew surpassed nine years without an OSHA recordable. Wall – The Cable group’s 15 employees achieved nine years…

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A Star is Born

November 12, 2020

Press Star for Assistance According to the ENERGY STAR website*, since the program’s inception in 1992, it has worked with thousands of partners to help American families and businesses save more than 4 trillion kilowatt-hours of electricity and achieve over 3.5 billion metric tons of greenhouse gas reductions. In 2018 alone, ENERGY STAR helped Americans benefit from…

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Soak Up Some Sun – and Save Energy – this Winter

November 11, 2020

Did you know that letting sunshine into your house can help you conserve energy, save money and stay comfortable this winter? By opening the curtains on your south-facing windows during the day, the natural sunlight will help heat your home. Don’t forget to close the curtains at night to reduce the chill from cold windows.…

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FirstEnergy Pledges to Achieve Carbon Neutrality by 2050

November 9, 2020

Aligned with our mission to help build a brighter and more sustainable future for the communities we serve, today the company announced a pledge to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050. The company also set an interim goal for a 30% reduction in greenhouse gases that are directly within our control by 2030, based on 2019…

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