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FirstEnergy Corp. may replace Eastlake power plant's coal burners with turbines
EASTLAKE, Ohio -- FirstEnergy Corp. today said it is considering purchasing and installing four large combustion turbines at its Eastlake power plant to replace the coal-fired boilers it intends to close at the site.
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FirstEnergy looks to give second life to coal-fired power plant in Eastlake
FirstEnergy Corp.'s coal-fired power plant in Eastlake may have a second chance and avoid closing in September after the corporation announced its intent to look at new technology options.
FirstEnergy Named Title Sponsor of All-American Soap Box Derby
AKRON, Ohio, March 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The All-American Soap Box Derby, the greatest amateur racing event in the world, today announced that FirstEnergy Corp., headquartered in Akron, Ohio, has agreed to be its new title sponsor.
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Dear Barack, Your Regulations Are Destroying Manufacturing Jobs
In late January, FirstEnergy Corp. announced it will take six facilities offline in Pennsylvania, Ohio and Maryland. �The decision to close the plants is based on the U.S.
KEYTEX Energy to Offer Electricity Curtailment Services to FirstEnergy Customers
GREENSBURG, Pa., March 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- KEYTEX Energy is proud to announce that it has been awarded a contract to take part in FirstEnergy Corporation's Commercial/Industrial Demand Response Program, which will be available from June 1 ...
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Out of Touch Obama
American Electric Power, FirstEnergy Corp and GenOn Energy Inc. have announced power plant closures due to new EPA regulations.
Small reactors may be key to nuclear power's future
In the mid-1980s, FirstEnergy Corp. spent $6 billion to build the Perry Nuclear Power Plant on the Lake Erie shoreline -- a hefty price that chilled future thoughts of expanding the utility's nuclear generating fleet.
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Voters in 13 Northeast Ohio districts OK money issues for cash-strapped schools
Additionally, FirstEnergy Corp. is planning to close its coal-fired Eastlake power plant later this year, which is expected to cost the school district nearly $2 million more a year in lost revenue.
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PUCO looks into whether industrial, hospital, university boilers could make up ...
That's the working assumption behind an unusual move by state regulators faced with watching helplessly as deregulated FirstEnergy Corp. and other deregulating Ohio utilities shut smaller power plants rather than modernize them. Faced with new U.S. ...
New coal-fired power plants will have to capture CO2
Potomac Edison, a FirstEnergy Corp. subsidiary, will be installing new conductors on three transmission lines in West Virginia and Virginia to enhance reliability in the area.
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