Company News & Information

Feeding Families in Need for the Holidays

February 1, 2019

Providing food for everyday nourishment is a challenge year-round for some families. The holidays are no exception. Employees throughout the company went above and beyond in supporting food drives, fundraisers and more to help ensure those in need in our communities had a joyous holiday season. FirstEnergy’s Veterans & Allies Employee Business Resource Group once…

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Safety Awards at Mon Power

February 1, 2019

Mon Power presented the President’s Safety Excellence Award to employees at the following sites: Mon Power Headquarters – in recognition of six years without an OSHA-recordable incident. There are 56 employees in Operations Services and Operations Support at the Fairmont (W.Va.) facility. Weston-Buckhannon Service Center – for achieving one year without an OSHA recordable. Twenty-seven…

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Pleasants Plant Transferred to FES

February 1, 2019

The Pleasants Power Station, owned by FirstEnergy subsidiary Allegheny Energy Supply (AES), will be transferred to FirstEnergy Solutions’ (FES) subsidiary FirstEnergy Generation (FG) as part of a bankruptcy settlement agreement. A final detailed agreement to transfer the plant, located in Willow Island, W.Va., was filed Friday, Feb.1, with the court overseeing the Chapter 11 bankruptcy…

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Ohio Utilities Add Consumer Groups to Settlement

January 31, 2019

Enhancing Service for Ohio Customers The Ohio grid modernization programs will enhance electric service for customers by reducing the frequency and duration of power outages, nearly eliminating estimated meter reads and providing customers with greater access to more detailed electric usage information. Key components include: Installing 700,000 smart meters in the Ohio Edison, CEI and…

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Change Your Lighting, Change Your Mood

January 30, 2019

Take control of your lighting. The Sengled Element Color Plus Starter Kit is a simple way to create customized smart lighting in your home. For $79.99, the kit includes 2 Element LED Color Plus bulbs and a hub. Dial in the perfect white or choose from 16 million colors. Sengled Element bulbs are designed to fit in…

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Safety Tips for the Extreme Cold

January 30, 2019

With the arctic blast descending upon our service territory this week, it’s a good time to review some important safety tips, as well as ways to keep your energy costs lower. Safety Tips: Heating appliances, such as space heaters and electric blankets, should never be left unattended or used while sleeping. Never fold an electric…

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Beaver Valley Hosts Students from W&J College

January 29, 2019

The Beaver Valley chapter of NAYGN (North American Young Generation in Nuclear) hosted a group of students from Washington and Jefferson College (W&J) last week. The students had the opportunity to visit the Unit 1 Turbine deck, learn about Dry Cask storage and spend time in the Control Room Simulator. While FENOC sites frequently host…

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