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Bolingbrook Reporter
Romeoville, Lewis want to 'beautify' Route 53 near the schoolus to make it a reality.” The plan includes landscaped medians, decorative wal
Bolingbrook Reporter / Posted 2 hours ago
us to make it a reality.” The plan includes landscaped medians, decorative walls and decorative streetlights with banners. ComEd will bury the overhead electrical lines form Airport Road to the Fitzpatrick House. The changes still are years away... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Morrison park pavilion-turned-mess hall hosts Honor Flight picnicasked if he was having a good time. "I know Rachel Crandall (one of the picnic
SaukValley.com / Posted 4 hours ago
asked if he was having a good time. "I know Rachel Crandall (one of the picnic organizers). I worked with her husband at ComEd for several years." Jim Britt of Morrison served in the Navy from during the late 1940s. "I was in damage control... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Critics say Ameren efficiency plan falls short of goals, but utility disagreessaid. "Ameren Illinois is committed to achieving our commitments under the law
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
said. "Ameren Illinois is committed to achieving our commitments under the law by 2025 and 2030." The coalition said ComEd, the utility that services northern Illinois, devised a plan that adheres to the statute and ultimately creates a... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Crystal Lake Park District board examines plans for $69 million development for Sunset Meadows Parkand future expansion to the proposed facilities. An additional $500,000 was bu
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
and future expansion to the proposed facilities. An additional $500,000 was budgeted as an allowance for relocating the ComEd power lines that run across the proposed development site. The budget also included about $6 million to account for... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
NCI EDC promotes area in NYCRauner. Intersect Illinois organized the mission trip, which also included spon
Bureau County Republican / Posted 5 days ago
Rauner. Intersect Illinois organized the mission trip, which also included sponsors from North Central Illinois EDC, ComEd Economic Development, Metro East, Coles County, and World Business Chicago. Intersect Illinois and NCI are both new... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
ComEd to install smart meters in SeptemberFREEPORT — ComEd customers should expect to have their electric meters replaced
The Journal-Standard / Posted 6 days ago
FREEPORT — ComEd customers should expect to have their electric meters replaced with smart meters beginning in September. The meters are “smart” because they operate digitally, transmit electricity usage rates every half hour and use two-way radios... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McCullom Lake receives ComEd grant to replace emergency tornado sirenMcCULLOM LAKE – McCullom Lake is one of 25 Illinois municipalities to receive a
Northwest Herald / Posted 8 days ago
McCULLOM LAKE – McCullom Lake is one of 25 Illinois municipalities to receive a grant through ComEd’s Powering Safe Communities program, an initiative that supports public safety initiatives. The $9,369 grant to McCullom Lake will help the village... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
If jobs stop bullets, why aren't more companies stepping up?will end. "They will be held to the exact same standards" as other employees, s
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 8 days ago
will end. "They will be held to the exact same standards" as other employees, says Magellan President David Carlins. ComEd launched Construct in 2013, when it began work on its smart grid project. "We heard feedback that the people doing the... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Grant to fund safety initiatives at Hopkins PoolDeKALB – A grant from ComEd and the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus will allow the D
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
DeKALB – A grant from ComEd and the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus will allow the DeKalb Park District to fund two safety initiatives at the Hopkins Park Pool, according to Executive Director Amy Doll. The park district was one of 25 recipients of... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Teen Electrocuted in Rail Yard Wasn't Properly Trained: SuitA complaint was filed in Cook County on behalf of a high school student against
NBC Chicago / Posted 13 days ago
A complaint was filed in Cook County on behalf of a high school student against ComEd Monday after he was electrocuted in a train yard during a work program in July. Hunter Wolfe, 17, was died in a 12th Street rail yard while collecting samples from... Read more
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Business Wire
Dynegy Announces 2017 Second Quarter Resultsfor approximately $300 million. Lee Energy Facility, a 625 MW (summer capacity
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
for approximately $300 million. Lee Energy Facility, a 625 MW (summer capacity rating) gas-fueled peaking asset in the PJM ComEd region will be sold to an affiliate of Rockland Capital for $180 million in cash, and the sale will enable the company... Read more
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Business Wire
ComEd and the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus Award Grants to Advance Public Safety Initiatives in 25 Northern Illinois CommunitiesCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ComEd and the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus have come to
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ComEd and the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus have come together to award Powering Safe Communities grants to 25 Illinois municipalities – each receiving up to $10,000 to fund local public safety projects. In the program’s third... Read more
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Business Wire
Exelon Reports Second Quarter 2017 ResultsNew York Clean Energy Standard and higher utility earnings due to regulatory ra
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
New York Clean Energy Standard and higher utility earnings due to regulatory rate increases. Operating Company Results1 ComEd's second quarter 2017 GAAP Net Income was $118 million compared with $145 million in the second quarter of 2016.... Read more
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The MidWeek
Looking Back for Aug. 2, 2017to be eliminated will be in DeKalb County. Some will occur in the area due to a
The MidWeek / Posted 18 days ago
to be eliminated will be in DeKalb County. Some will occur in the area due to an early retirement and separation program ComEd will be introducing. The jobs to be eliminated will affect management and contractors. Clerical staff and the jobs of... Read more
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My Suburban Life
ComEd green program awards grants for open space projectsComEd and Openlands will award grants from the ComEd Green Region Program to 25
My Suburban Life / Posted 19 days ago
ComEd and Openlands will award grants from the ComEd Green Region Program to 25 recipients, including the villages of Downers Grove, Berwyn and Glen Ellyn as well as the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County, according to a news release. The... Read more
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Business Wire
$30 Million Funding to Help Train Workforce for Future Energy Jobsto solar and energy efficiency as a part of the FEJA’s goal to prepare a workfo
Business Wire / Posted 20 days ago
to solar and energy efficiency as a part of the FEJA’s goal to prepare a workforce ready for the future energy industry. ComEd, the Clean Jobs Coalition, and the grantee groups came together at Austin People’s Action Center today to mark ComEd’s... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Fit and trim: Dixon business specializes in keeping trees in tip-top shapebehind Meister Tree Care. Burmeister started in the tree business 10 years ago,
SaukValley.com / Posted 23 days ago
behind Meister Tree Care. Burmeister started in the tree business 10 years ago, spending 6 of them as a line-clearer for ComEd through International Brotherhood Electrical Workers. The couple’s eldest daughter, Avery, 11, sometimes works with her... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb Nature Trail project receives $10,000 grantDeKALB – ComEd, in partnership with the Openlands conservation organization, is
Daily Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
DeKALB – ComEd, in partnership with the Openlands conservation organization, is awarding a $10,000 grant to the DeKalb Park District for its Nature Trail restoration project. This year, the Green Region grant provided more than $200,000 to open... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Nature Trail project receives $10,000 grantDeKALB – ComEd, in partnership with the Openlands conservation organization, is
Daily Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
DeKALB – ComEd, in partnership with the Openlands conservation organization, is awarding a $10,000 grant to the DeKalb Park District for its Nature Trail resoration project. This year, the Green Region grant provided more than $200,000 to open space... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Power outages remain in Freeport, but unrelated to stormthis morning, but the outages are not related to a storm that brought more rain
The Journal-Standard / Posted 24 days ago
this morning, but the outages are not related to a storm that brought more rainfall to the saturated area Wednesday night. ComEd spokesman George Gaulrapp said 1,654 customers lost power at 11:11 p.m. Wednesday and 1,217, were restored within... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
A long, dark, stormy night reminds me how lucky we arefalling over him he wants to be so close). Steve decided he would try and take
The Journal-Standard / Posted 24 days ago
falling over him he wants to be so close). Steve decided he would try and take a nap as I wandered room to room. I called ComEd to get a take on how long they thought the situation would last – two hours. What was I going to do for two hours? This... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
ComEd looks to heat up demand for smart thermostats with rebatesdoubling the number of customer rebates compared to last year," Anne Pramaggior
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
doubling the number of customer rebates compared to last year," Anne Pramaggiore, president and chief executive officer of ComEd, said at a joint news conference with consumer advocacy groups in Chicago. About 82,000 Chicago-area customers have... Read more
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NBC Chicago
How You Might Be Wasting Money on Your Energy BillsThough they often fall on opposite sides of any issue, ComEd and the Citizens U
NBC Chicago / Posted 26 days ago
Though they often fall on opposite sides of any issue, ComEd and the Citizens Utility Board stood together Tuesday to issue a unique warning to consumers who could be wasting money on their energy bills. The utility company and consumer advocacy... Read more
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Business Wire
Consumer Alert: You Could Be Wasting Money Cooling an Empty HomeCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Amid the hottest time of the year, consumer advocates
Business Wire / Posted 26 days ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Amid the hottest time of the year, consumer advocates joined with Commonwealth Edison (ComEd) and the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) Tuesday to make Chicago-area consumers aware that cooling an empty home, while they are... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Area businesses experience power outagesand communications at Kishwaukee Family YMCA, said the facility was closed when
Daily Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
and communications at Kishwaukee Family YMCA, said the facility was closed when the power went out around 11 a.m., and ComEd did not give a reason for the outage. YMCA’s summer camp program, however, did proceed as scheduled and power, was... Read more
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Business Wire
ComEd and Openlands Award Grants to Support 25 Environmental Projects in Northern IllinoisCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ComEd and Openlands will award grants from the ComEd
Business Wire / Posted 27 days ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ComEd and Openlands will award grants from the ComEd Green Region Program to 25 recipients, ranging from municipalities to forest preserve districts, throughout northern Illinois. The grantees will each receive up to $10,000... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Over 40,000 Illinois Residents Left Without Powera line of severe thunderstorms spawned numerous warnings and did damage to seve
NBC Chicago / Posted 28 days ago
a line of severe thunderstorms spawned numerous warnings and did damage to several towns and communities. According to ComEd, nearly 18,000 people in Will County are without power after the storms, which rolled through the area on Sunday... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Floodwaters expected to rise in Rockford areashowers Sunday afternoon in the Rockford area. The next chance of rain is on We
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 28 days ago
showers Sunday afternoon in the Rockford area. The next chance of rain is on Wednesday. George Gaulrapp, a spokesman for ComEd, said 1,700 customers remained without power in Rockford just before 5 p.m. Saturday, down from 6,000 who were without... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
It's 'wait-and-see' in Stephenson County as flooding continuesRed Cross is setting up evacuation centers in case residents must leave their h
The Journal-Standard / Posted 29 days ago
Red Cross is setting up evacuation centers in case residents must leave their homes. George Gaulrapp, a spokesman for ComEd, said 59 customers remained without power just before 5 p.m. today, down from 1,600 who lost power as a result of... Read more
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Northwest Herald
All three horses saved from Prairie Grove barn fireIt [the barn] just collapsed after the last two got out." There were no injuri
Northwest Herald / Posted 29 days ago
It [the barn] just collapsed after the last two got out." There were no injuries to horses or people, Wolodkiewicz said. ComEd workers were on the scene Saturday morning rerouting power to the nearby barn where the horses had been moved. Local... Read more
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NBC Chicago
ComEd Prepares for Potential Power OutagesWith severe weather threatening the Chicago-area, ComEd is preparing for potent
NBC Chicago / Posted 30 days ago
With severe weather threatening the Chicago-area, ComEd is preparing for potential outages throughout northern Illinois. According to a press release issued by the utility company, ComEd has activated its emergency response center, increased... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb Nature Trail plan outlined, $2,000 donation receivedbe affected by the nearby Kishwaukee Country Club golf course. The lack of tre
Daily Chronicle / Posted a month ago
be affected by the nearby Kishwaukee Country Club golf course. The lack of trees in the plan also was at issue because ComEd restricts the height of trees being planted along the Nature Trail to 10 feet to prevent anything from interfering with... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Storm destroys barn, causes power outages in Freeport areacustomers in the Stephenson and Jo Daviess counties area. Roughly 1,800 were st
The Journal-Standard / Posted a month ago
customers in the Stephenson and Jo Daviess counties area. Roughly 1,800 were still without power as of 5:30 p.m. today, ComEd External Affairs Manager George Gaulrapp said. There is no timeline for when power will be restored to all customers... Read more
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Business Wire
Silver Spring Networks to Release Second Quarter Results on August 8th, 2017with military grade security. Silver Spring Networks’ customers include Baltimo
Business Wire / Posted a month ago
with military grade security. Silver Spring Networks’ customers include Baltimore Gas & Electric, CitiPower & Powercor, ComEd, Consolidated Edison, CPS Energy, Florida Power & Light, Pacific Gas & Electric, Pepco Holdings, and Singapore Power.... Read more

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