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11:35 am
Tue September 9, 2014

FirstEnergy Says Davis-Besse Is Safe

Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Plant
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Akron-based FirstEnergy says cracks in the concrete shield that protects the Davis-Besse nuclear power plant near Toledo have grown since they were first found three years ago.

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7:03 am
Fri January 3, 2014

Source Of Local Power Outage Undetermined

Work is underway to find the source of a power outage in Franklin County.

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7:41 am
Tue November 12, 2013

Energy Efficiency, Renewable Companies Oppose Renewable Energy Standards Overhaul

Akron-based FirstEnergy has been leading the fight to weaken the state's renewable energy standards.

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6:57 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Utility Wants Changes In Energy Standards

Akron-based FirstEnergy has been advocating for changes to the state's energy efficiency standards.

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7:01 am
Tue September 24, 2013

More Cracks Found At Davis-Besse

Akron-based FirstEnergy says workers have found more cracks in the concrete building housing the reactor of the Davis-Besse nuclear power plant near Toledo.

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7:31 am
Fri September 13, 2013

Report: Ohio Second For Carbon Dioxide Emissions

A report by an environmental group ranks Ohio second in the nation for the amount of carbon dioxide emitted by coal-fired power plants.

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6:37 am
Fri August 16, 2013

Ohio Utility Makes Electric Grid Improvements

This week marks the tenth anniversary of the Great Northeast Blackout.

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6:24 am
Thu August 8, 2013

PUCO Orders Repayment Of Renewable Energy Overcharges

The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio has ordered Akron-based FirstEnergy to credit 43.3 million dollars to 2 million customers overcharged by the utitity for renewable energy purchases.

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6:48 am
Thu August 1, 2013

PUCO Delays Vote On Energy Rebates

The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio has delayed action in a case potentially affecting 96 to 126 million dollars in rebates of renewable energy overcharges to customers of Akron-based FirstEnergy.

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12:42 pm
Tue July 9, 2013

Ohio Utility Closing More Power Plants

Akron-based FirstEnergy plans to close two coal-fired power plants in Pennsylvania rather than install 270 million dollars worth of pollution control equipment to meet tougher federal mercury emission standards. 

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8:26 am
Tue March 26, 2013

FirstEnergy To Improve Power Grid

Akron-based FirstEnergy says it will spend more than 150-million-dollars this year to upgrade portions of Ohio's power grid.

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12:26 pm
Tue January 15, 2013

Browns Fans Pan Stadium Naming Rights Sale

The Cleveland Browns are selling the naming rights for their taxpayer funded stadium to Akron-based FirstEnergy.

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9:33 am
Thu September 20, 2012

Ohio Utility Cutting Jobs

Akron-based utility FirstEngery says 200 of it's 17-hundred workers will lose their jobs in November.

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