Latest Exelon Corp News

Hogan announces environmental agreement with dam operator

Oct. 29, 2019 5:15 PM EDT

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Exelon Corp., the energy company that runs the Conowingo Dam, will invest more than $200 million in environmental projects, according to an agreement announced Tuesday by Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan. Maryland officials have been focusing on how to address the environmental impact of...

Exelon, NY nuke plant owner, invests $20M in sustainability

Sep. 25, 2019 1:05 AM EDT

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The company that runs three upstate nuclear plants is launching a $20 million initiative to boost clean energy start-ups. Chicago-based Exelon Corp. and its associated Exelon Foundation plan to detail its investment on Wednesday at a clean energy forum during Climate Week NYC, an annual...

Goodbye, Three Mile Island: Remaining reactor shuts down

Sep. 20, 2019 6:10 PM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The money-losing Three Mile Island, the 1979 site of the United States' worst commercial nuclear power accident, was shut down Friday by its energy giant owner. The end of the 45-year electricity-producing career of Three Mile Island Unit 1 came after Chicago-based Exelon Corp. tried...

Three Mile Island nuclear power plant's shutdown is imminent

Sep. 19, 2019 5:48 PM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The final shutdown of Three Mile Island, where 1979's terrifying partial meltdown became a landmark event in the life cycle of nuclear power in the United States, is imminent. Exelon Corp. officials said the plant will stop producing electricity around noon Friday, following through...