Finance

Exelon Corporation, Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) and Tacoma Public Utilities (TPU) have all confirmed donations intended to aid customers and others during the COVID-19 outbreak. These donations are in addition to the delay of payment and suspension of disconnection that many utilities are offering worldwide. Exelon, and its family companies, are donating $1.15 million...
Jobs and People

Tim O’Connor will become chief generating officer of Xcel Energy effective March 31.    O’Connor currently is the utility’s senior vice president and chief nuclear officer, and Pete Gardner replaces him in that role. Gardner formerly was vice president of nuclear operations, since 2017. O’Connor joined Xcel Energy in 2007 as site vice president at...
Jobs and People

Exelon Corporation has announced that it appointed Calvin G. Butler Jr., formerly chief executive officer of Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) and serving as interim CEO of Exelon Utilities, as senior executive vice president of Exelon and CEO of Exelon Utilities. Carim Khouzami, formerly senior vice president and chief operating officer of Exelon Utilities,...
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The driver of a tractor-trailer was killed very early this morning after going over a barrier on the road that goes over Conowingo Dam, according to news reports. WJZ is reporting on its website that Route 1 was reopened in time for morning rush hour but then closed as crews repaired damaged concrete on the...
Jobs and People

Exelon Corp. has appointed Calvin G. Butler Jr., chief executive officer of Baltimore Gas and Electric Co., as interim CEO of Exelon Utilities, effective Oct. 15. This appointment follows the retirement of Anne Pramaggiore, senior executive vice president and CEO of Exelon Utilities, which is also effective Oct. 15. Butler will continue to serve as...
Business

The California-based utility requested that a federal bankruptcy court prevent FERC from enforcing the conditions of the more than 380 power purchase agreements (PPAs) that the utility may want to exit under its Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing.