LaSalle Refueling Outage Powers Local Economy
MARSEILLES, Ill. (Feb. 6, 2017) – While operators were powering down LaSalle’s Unit 2 reactor late Sunday night, they were also powering up an economic engine that will bring more than 2,000 jobs and millions of dollars ... Click here for more information.
Future Energy Jobs Bill Already Delivering Job Growth, Economic Impact
CLINTON AND QUAD CITIES, Ill. (Dec. 14, 2016) — One week after the Future Energy Jobs Bill was signed into law by Gov. Bruce Rauner, the legislation is already delivering new jobs and economic benefits to the region. Click here for more information.
Passage of Future Energy Jobs Bill Boosts State Economy and Makes Illinois a Leader in Clean Energy
SPRINGFIELD (Dec. 1, 2016) — Exelon Generation and ComEd today commended Illinois lawmakers on the passage of the Future Energy Jobs Bill, which will maintain Illinois’ competitive electric rates, preserve and create tens of thousands of jobs... Click here for more information.
Governor Rauner, Exelon Generation and ComEd Reach Accord on Historic Energy Bill
SPRINGFIELD (November 30, 2016) — Exelon Generation and ComEd today announced they have reached an agreement with Governor Rauner on the Future Energy Jobs Bill, which has been further enhanced with additional customer protections... Click here for more information.
Area Business Associations Say Future Energy Jobs Bill Will Support Growth in Small Businesses
SPRINGFIELD (Nov. 26, 2016) — On Small Business Saturday - as shoppers focus their dollars on area businesses that are the economic life blood of neighborhoods - local business associations and chambers of commerce are supporting the benefits the FEJB... Click here for more information.
Illinois Black Chamber of Commerce Joins Growing List of Illinois Business Leaders Supporting the Future Energy Jobs Bill
SPRINGFIELD (Nov. 23, 2016) — Exelon Generation and ComEd today announced that the Illinois Black Chamber of Commerce has joined the broad spectrum of Illinois business leaders and organizations that are voicing strong support for the FEJB... Click here for more information.
Next Generation Energy Plan to Protect and Create Jobs, Deliver Clean Energy and Jumpstart Solar Development, Nearly Double Energy Efficiency, Provide for $1B in Low-Income Assistance, and Secure Future of Illinois’ Nuclear Plants
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (May 5, 2016) — Exelon Generation and ComEd announced today the pending filing in Springfield of the Next Generation Energy Plan, a bill with strong bipartisan, labor, and community support that would drive Illinois’ clean energy future. Click here for more information.
Over 60 Organizations Voice Support for the Illinois Low Carbon Portfolio Standard
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (May 13, 2015) – Over 60 organizations from across Illinois and around the country signed an open letter to voice their support for the Illinois Low Carbon Portfolio Standard (LCPS) (HB 3293/SB 1585)... Click here for more information.
Hundreds of Illinoisans Rally at the State Capitol to Support the Illinois Low Carbon Portfolio Standard (LCPS)
SPRINGFIELD, ILL. (May 6, 2015) – Hundreds of supporters gathered at the Illinois State Capitol to urge the General Assembly to pass the Low Carbon Portfolio Standard (LCPS) (HB 3293 & SB 1585)... Click here for more information.
Illinois Legislators, Community Leaders and Labor Reps Urge Action on Bill to Preserve Low Carbon Electricity in Illinois
Exelon and other supporters call for enactment of HB 3293 before Illinois House Energy Committee. Click here for more information.
Illinois Senate Energy and Public Utilities Committee Passes Bill Supporting State's Nuclear Energy Plants
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (March 26, 2015) — The Illinois Senate Energy and Public Utilities Committee today passed Senate Bill 1585... Click here for more information.
Quad Cities Station Unit 1 Offline for Refuel Outage After Nearly Two Years of Continuous Operation
CORDOVA, ILL. (March 2, 2015)— A refueling outage is underway at Quad Cities Station after the Unit 1 reactor provided 692 straight days of around-the-clock, carbon-free power. The reliable generation helped customers keep their ho... Click here for more information.
Broad, Bipartisan Group Announces Market-Based Solution Preserving Low-Carbon Energy in Illinois
SPRINGFIELD, ILL. – Feb. 26, 2015 – A bipartisan group of legislators, along with business, labor and community leaders, today announced their support for legislation creating a state Low Carbon Portfolio Standard... Click here for more information.