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NBC Chicago
Ward Room's Race to Watch: Illinois SenateRace to Watch is a weekly Ward Room column dedicated to helping voters familiar
Ward Room's Race to Watch: Illinois Senate
NBC Chicago / Posted 17 hours ago
Race to Watch is a weekly Ward Room column dedicated to helping voters familiarize themselves with candidates in the lead-up to the March 15 primary elections. This week’s focus is the Illinois Senate race. Republican incumbent Mark Kirk won his... Read more
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Boston Globe
Southie power plant to be sold, redevelopedThe smokestacks that have loomed for decades over South Boston could soon be co
Southie power plant to be sold, redeveloped
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
The smokestacks that have loomed for decades over South Boston could soon be coming down. Exelon Corp. has put the old Boston Edison power plant at the corner of Summer and First Streets – now known as the New Boston Generating Station – up for... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Annual Black and White Ball will be Feb. 20The event is black tie optional and tickets are $100 per person or $700 per tab
Annual Black and White Ball will be Feb. 20
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
The event is black tie optional and tickets are $100 per person or $700 per table (seats eight). All proceeds remain local and help children by giving them the opportunity to live, learn and play to their maximum potential. The event is expected to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Will Southern Company Raise Its Dividend in 2016?Southern Company is one of the largest utilities in the United States. With 15
Will Southern Company Raise Its Dividend in 2016?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
Southern Company is one of the largest utilities in the United States. With 15 years of annual dividend increases and a yield of around 4.5%, it's a favorite of dividend investors. But Southern is making a big move in 2016 to expand its business and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Customs duty rise on life-saving drugs unlikely to affect patientsIndian companies are already producing these 15 drugs domesticallyIndian compan
Customs duty rise on life-saving drugs unlikely to affect patients
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
Indian companies are already producing these 15 drugs domesticallyIndian companies are already producing these 15 drugs domestically Even as the government has imposed a customs duty... Read more
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Philly.com
One little 'no' draws big reactionIn less than a day, a Republican super PAC blistered McGinty's response. By mid
One little 'no' draws big reaction
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
In less than a day, a Republican super PAC blistered McGinty's response. By midweek, one of her Democratic rivals released a video blasting her. And by Thursday, campaign aides to Sen. Pat Toomey, the Republican incumbent, pointed to a newly... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
3 Things Exelon Management Wants You to KnowWhen Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC) announced a Q4 earnings miss earlier this w
3 Things Exelon Management Wants You to Know
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
When Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC) announced a Q4 earnings miss earlier this week, share prices jumped more than 5%. Quarterly reports aren't everything, and Exelon investors seemed to be interested in more than just earnings per share. The stock... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
City Colleges' faculty vote no confidence in chancellorThe City Colleges of Chicago faculty council Thursday announced a vote of no co
City Colleges' faculty vote no confidence in chancellor
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
The City Colleges of Chicago faculty council Thursday announced a vote of no confidence in the chancellor's leadership, citing uneasiness with steps administrators have taken to "reinvent" the state's largest community college network. The decision... Read more
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Ogle County News
BOR keeps value at $482.4 millionvwells@oglecounty news.com The Ogle County Board of Review (BOR) disappointed
BOR keeps value at $482.4 million
Ogle County News / Posted 8 days ago
vwells@oglecounty news.com The Ogle County Board of Review (BOR) disappointed both sides of a tax appeal last week and struck the middle ground when it set the value of Exelon’s Byron Generating Station. After a hearing arguments from attorneys... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Will 2016 Be PG&E Corporation's Best Year Yet?So far for 2016, the stock market is off to one of its worst starts ever. But P
Will 2016 Be PG&E Corporation's Best Year Yet?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
So far for 2016, the stock market is off to one of its worst starts ever. But PG&E Corporation has defied market trends and is in the black. With 11 months ahead of us, investors need to know whether PG&E stock will continue to rise. Here are three... Read more
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Ogle County News
STEM program is coming to OESHeimerman Sauk Valley Media First-grade teacher Ryan Huels knows not every ch
STEM program is coming to OES
Ogle County News / Posted 8 days ago
Heimerman Sauk Valley Media First-grade teacher Ryan Huels knows not every child can afford to go to the museum. Consequently, he and his colleagues are bringing the museum to Oregon Elementary School, in the form of the Northern Illinois... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Exelon's Crane beats the drum again for nuke subsidiesGroundhog Day was yesterday, but Exelon appears to want to keep celebrating. Th
Exelon's Crane beats the drum again for nuke subsidies
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 8 days ago
Groundhog Day was yesterday, but Exelon appears to want to keep celebrating. The Chicago-based nuclear giant is back to threatening to close nuclear plants in Illinois without financial help from the state. If that doesn't happen, he said on the... Read more
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Market Watch
Exelon sales and profit fall on warm weatherExelon Corp. said its revenue and adjusted profit fell in its latest quarter, t
Exelon sales and profit fall on warm weather
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
Exelon Corp. said its revenue and adjusted profit fell in its latest quarter, thanks to mild weather that hit the utility's natural-gas-distribution businesses in Pennsylvania and Illinois. Still, sales topped expectations and shares edged 1.4%... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Activists Question FreshPAC Chairman’s Lobbying ReportIn a letter to the Board of Ethics and Government Accountability, Public Citize
Activists Question FreshPAC Chairman’s Lobbying Report
Washington City Paper / Posted 9 days ago
In a letter to the Board of Ethics and Government Accountability, Public Citizen asks the board to look into why Horton, whose control of FreshPAC made him one of the mayor's most powerful supporters, registered as an Exelon lobbyist while also not... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Why this mammoth new plant is on tap despite a power glutThink of things Chicago has in abundance and cold weather, steakhouses and corr
Why this mammoth new plant is on tap despite a power glut
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 10 days ago
Think of things Chicago has in abundance and cold weather, steakhouses and corrupt politicians might come to mind. You might not add electricity to this list, but you ought to. With five mammoth nuclear stations and several coal-fired facilities... Read more
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The Morning Call
GOP attacks Katie McGinty on donors tied to energy, utility firmsWhat counts as a donation from "the oil and gas industry"? At a U.S. Senate ca
GOP attacks Katie McGinty on donors tied to energy, utility firms
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
What counts as a donation from "the oil and gas industry"? At a U.S. Senate candidate forum in Pittsburgh on Sunday, the moderators asked the three Democratic candidates on stage if they had received contributions from the National Rifle... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Will Exelon Raise Its Dividend in 2016?SOURCE: SIMON CUNNINGHAM VIA FLICKR Exelon Corporation currently boasts a bra
Will Exelon Raise Its Dividend in 2016?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
SOURCE: SIMON CUNNINGHAM VIA FLICKR Exelon Corporation currently boasts a bragworthy 4.6% dividend yield. But bigger isn't always better, and investors need to know whether this dividend stock will distribute more than ever in the year ahead. Here... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Duckworth snags teachers union endorsement in U.S. Senate raceThe longtime congressman, whose district includes parts of the Northwest Side,
Duckworth snags teachers union endorsement in U.S. Senate race
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
The longtime congressman, whose district includes parts of the Northwest Side, the West Side and the western suburbs, pulled his backing in a letter to Alvarez within weeks of the late November release of a video showing a white police officer... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Will 2016 Be Exelon's Worst Year Yet?Source: Exelon Corporation In 2008, Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC) stock plumm
Will 2016 Be Exelon's Worst Year Yet?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
Source: Exelon Corporation In 2008, Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC) stock plummeted 30%. Last year, it dropped 26%. With book value at a 20-year low, some investors are looking to 2016 as the beginning of Exelon stock's comeback story. With profits... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Calendar: What investors need to know for the week aheadA daily rundown of the economic reports and corporate earnings that will be gra
Calendar: What investors need to know for the week ahead
The Globe and Mail / Posted 13 days ago
A daily rundown of the economic reports and corporate earnings that will be grabbing the market's attention in the week ahead.Monday February 1 Japan, China and Euro area manufacturing purchasing managers' index (PMI) (8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. personal... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Exelon: Braidwood nuclear plant licenses extended 20 yearsCHICAGO (AP) - Exelon officials say the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has
Exelon: Braidwood nuclear plant licenses extended 20 years
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 14 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Exelon officials say the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has approved licenses for the Braidwood Generating Station southwest of Chicago for another 20 years. The plants, Unit 1 and Unit 2, have been operating since the late 1980s.... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Exelon: Braidwood nuclear plant licenses extended 20 yearsCHICAGO (AP) - Exelon officials say the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has
Exelon: Braidwood nuclear plant licenses extended 20 years
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 14 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Exelon officials say the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has approved licenses for the Braidwood Generating Station southwest of Chicago for another 20 years. The plants, Unit 1 and Unit 2, have been operating since the late 1980s.... Read more
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Business Wire
Exelon Appoints Nancy L. Gioia to Board of DirectorsCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exelon today announced that its board of directors ha
Exelon Appoints Nancy L. Gioia to Board of Directors
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exelon today announced that its board of directors has elected Nancy L. Gioia as a director, effective Feb. 1, 2016. Gioia, 55, retired as Director of Global Connectivity, Electrical and User Experience at Ford Motor Co. in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
3 Reasons Exelon Stock Could FallExelon Corporation stock plummeted 25% in 2015. The utility suffered sizable s
3 Reasons Exelon Stock Could Fall
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
Exelon Corporation stock plummeted 25% in 2015. The utility suffered sizable setbacks in 2015, and there's no guarantee 2016 will be any different. With an unstable economy, a final merger decision on Pepco Holdings approaching, and a fine... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Speaker Ryan sets big Chicago fundraiserU.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan is scheduled to slip south of the state line tomor
Speaker Ryan sets big Chicago fundraiser
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 17 days ago
U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan is scheduled to slip south of the state line tomorrow (Wednesday), and he'll be in search of a lot more than a Cubs win at good ol' Wrigley. The Wisconsin congressman will star at his own Team Ryan cocktail party and... Read more
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Business Wire
Illinois Moves Up to #2 in the Nation for Electrical Grid ModernizationCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In 2015 ComEd achieved record reliability for a third
Illinois Moves Up to #2 in the Nation for Electrical Grid Modernization
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In 2015 ComEd achieved record reliability for a third year in a row, much of it due to smart grid work begun in 2012. This modernization work, along with ComEd’s focus on customer engagement, helped position Illinois as the... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
High court steps in to preserve market for 'negawatts'The federal practice of paying big power consumers to curtail their electricity
High court steps in to preserve market for 'negawatts'
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 17 days ago
The federal practice of paying big power consumers to curtail their electricity demand during periods of peak demand will continue thanks to a U.S. Supreme Court ruling today. The high court ruled 6-2 to overturn a federal Appeals Court decision... Read more
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Business Wire
PECO Weathers First Winter Storm of 2016PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As 2016’s first winter storm blanketed the regio
PECO Weathers First Winter Storm of 2016
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As 2016’s first winter storm blanketed the region with more than two feet of snow, PECO’s electric and natural gas systems performed well without significant impact to customers. More than 3,000 PECO employees, local... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Chicago's biggest losers in the stock market's tumbleWall Street's worst January ever has been particularly hard on Chicago-area sto
Chicago's biggest losers in the stock market's tumble
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 19 days ago
Wall Street's worst January ever has been particularly hard on Chicago-area stocks. The Bloomberg Illinois Index was down 8.9 percent through Jan. 21, outpacing a 6.7 percent decline in the Standard & Poor's 500 for the year so far. All but six of... Read more
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Business Wire
ComEd Sends More Than 200 Crews to Help Utilities as East Coast Braces for Winter Storm JonasCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As the East Coast prepares for potentially historic a
ComEd Sends More Than 200 Crews to Help Utilities as East Coast Braces for Winter Storm Jonas
Business Wire / Posted 21 days ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As the East Coast prepares for potentially historic and damaging Winter Storm Jonas, ComEd is sending more than 200 ComEd and contractor crews to provide restoration assistance to electric utilities PECO in Philadelphia and... Read more
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Business Wire
Will Brake for Batteries: Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority, Constellation, and Viridity Energy Announce 8.75-Megawatt Energy Storage Project“SEPTA’s Sustainability Program is all about finding and deploying cutting-edge
Will Brake for Batteries: Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority, Constellation, and Viridity Energy Announce 8.75-Megawatt Energy Storage Project
Business Wire / Posted 22 days ago
“SEPTA’s Sustainability Program is all about finding and deploying cutting-edge innovations to reduce costs in addition to improving environmental performance. This project is right in that sustainability sweet spot, and we are pleased to partner... Read more
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Market Watch
Escape the stock market rout with these utility stocksTake a guess: Which U.S. stock sector has performed best so far this year? Her
Escape the stock market rout with these utility stocks
Market Watch / Posted 23 days ago
Take a guess: Which U.S. stock sector has performed best so far this year? Here’s your answer: That’s right: The boring utilities sector of the S&P 500 Index SPX, +0.05% is up slightly this year (through Friday), with dividends reinvested, while... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
A look at US Senate candidates' national security positionsCHICAGO (AP) - Three Democrats and two Republicans are vying in the March 15 pr
A look at US Senate candidates' national security positions
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 23 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Three Democrats and two Republicans are vying in the March 15 primaries for the chance to represent Illinois in the U.S. Senate. With national security expected to be a major focus of the 2016 elections, here's a look at the... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
A look at US Senate candidates' national security positionsThree Democrats and two Republicans are vying in the March 15 primaries for the
A look at US Senate candidates' national security positions
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 23 days ago
Three Democrats and two Republicans are vying in the March 15 primaries for the chance to represent Illinois in the U.S. Senate. With national security expected to be a major focus of the 2016 elections, here's a look at the candidates and where... Read more
5 related stories
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
A look at US Senate candidates' national security positionsCHICAGO (AP) - Three Democrats and two Republicans are vying in the March 15 pr
A look at US Senate candidates' national security positions
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 23 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Three Democrats and two Republicans are vying in the March 15 primaries for the chance to represent Illinois in the U.S. Senate. With national security expected to be a major focus of the 2016 elections, here's a look at the... Read more
5 related stories
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Washington City Paper
FreshPAC Chair Says He Didn’t Actually Lobby on Exelon-Pepco DealThe coziness of one of the mayor's most influential supporters lobbying her adm
FreshPAC Chair Says He Didn’t Actually Lobby on Exelon-Pepco Deal
Washington City Paper / Posted 24 days ago
The coziness of one of the mayor's most influential supporters lobbying her administration was hard to ignore. But now Horton, in lobbying disclosures filed this month with the Board of Ethics and Government Accountability, claims he didn't actually... Read more
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Business Wire
U.S. Senators John Cornyn and Lisa Murkowski Join List of Speakers at IHS CERAWeek 2016ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--U.S. Senators John Cornyn (Texas) and Lisa M
U.S. Senators John Cornyn and Lisa Murkowski Join List of Speakers at IHS CERAWeek 2016
Business Wire / Posted 25 days ago
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--U.S. Senators John Cornyn (Texas) and Lisa Murkowski (Alaska) will participate in a special policy dialogue during the 35th IHS CERAWeek, February 22-26 at the Hilton Americas—Houston. Senator Cornyn, the Senate... Read more
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Business Wire
In Honor of Ben Franklin’s 310th Birthday PECO Reminds Customers of Some of the Many Ways to Save Energy and Money!PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--January 17 marks Founding Father Benjamin Frankl
In Honor of Ben Franklin’s 310th Birthday PECO Reminds Customers of Some of the Many Ways to Save Energy and Money!
Business Wire / Posted 27 days ago
PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--January 17 marks Founding Father Benjamin Franklin’s 310th birthday. With his invention of the lightning rod, Franklin played an integral role in the early stages of the development of electricity. In honor of... Read more
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89.7 WKSU
FirstEnergy and AEP reject competition from new player DynegyDynegy just bought several coal and natural gas plants from Duke Energy. Now th
FirstEnergy and AEP reject competition from new player Dynegy
89.7 WKSU / Posted 29 days ago
Dynegy just bought several coal and natural gas plants from Duke Energy. Now the independent energy producer says it can counter plans from AEP and FirstEnergy by offering the same amount of energy for $5 billion less. Their proposal relies on... Read more
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Philadelphia Weekly
Meet the Mipsterz: Millennial Muslims of PhiladelphiaThey're two words that have been trending for years: Muslim and hipster. Put ‘e
Meet the Mipsterz: Millennial Muslims of Philadelphia
Philadelphia Weekly / Posted 29 days ago
They're two words that have been trending for years: Muslim and hipster. Put ‘em together and you have one very unique demographic: the Mipster. But who are Philly’s millennial Muslims? How do they feel about international affairs, the current... Read more
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BeverageOnline
All Star Association Selects Constellation as Its EndorsedLEXINGTON, KY.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Constellation announced today that it has si
All Star Association Selects Constellation as Its Endorsed
BeverageOnline / Posted 30 days ago
LEXINGTON, KY.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Constellation announced today that it has signed a three-year agreement with All Star Association to serve as the endorsed competitive energy supplier for the food and dairy industry association’s 275 members... Read more
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Task & Purpose
6 Exciting Jobs In The Energy Sector For VetsMany energy companies have a high demand for those who possess the experience a
6 Exciting Jobs In The Energy Sector For Vets
Task & Purpose / Posted a month ago
Many energy companies have a high demand for those who possess the experience and technical skill to work with the processes and people that make their industries tick. Due to the nature of defense, many veterans have a familiarity with how energy is... Read more
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Business Wire
U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz to Deliver Luncheon Address at IHS CERAWeek 2016ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--U.S. Energy Secretary Dr. Ernest Moniz will
U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz to Deliver Luncheon Address at IHS CERAWeek 2016
Business Wire / Posted 1 months ago
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--U.S. Energy Secretary Dr. Ernest Moniz will join industry, policy, technology and financial leaders and leading experts from IHS at the 35th IHS CERAWeek 2016, February 22-26 at the Hilton Americas—Houston.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Bridge to Harbor Point means big changes for Living ClassroomsWhen the Living Classrooms Foundation's 75-foot "learning tower" sprouted on th
Bridge to Harbor Point means big changes for Living Classrooms
Baltimore Sun / Posted 1 months ago
When the Living Classrooms Foundation's 75-foot "learning tower" sprouted on the Southeast Baltimore waterfront in the 1990s, it had a clear view of downtown skyscrapers, distant city neighborhoods and even the Key Bridge. These days, the... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Exelon undercuts Ohio rival's bid to save its power plantsStymied thus far in its bid to win power-plant subsidies in Illinois, Chicago-b
Exelon undercuts Ohio rival's bid to save its power plants
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 1 months ago
Stymied thus far in its bid to win power-plant subsidies in Illinois, Chicago-based Exelon is mounting an audacious campaign to upend a more successful subsidy effort by FirstEnergy in its home state of Ohio. Last month, Exelon offered to undercut... Read more

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