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The Exelon Bailout Bill and the Triumph of Newspeak

Listening to Exelon CEO Chris Crane extol the virtues of the free market and claim that his nuclear plant bailout bill is “market-based” is like listening to heavy metal/punk rock music performed by Pat Boone. 1,051 more words


IT operations modernization helps energy powerhouse Exelon acquire businesses

This next BriefingsDirect IT innovation discussion examines how Exelon Corporation, based in Chicago, employs technology and process improvements to not only optimize their IT operations but also to both help manage a merger and acquisition transition, and to bring outsourced IT operations back in-house. 2,276 more words

Dana Gardner

Oops! Real reason for Exelon-Pepco merger inadvertently revealed

Oops. Exelon’s nuclear cat was inadvertently let out of its radioactive bag by the Baltimore Sun today.

The Sun was supposed to run an ad last Thursday in support of the proposed takeover of mid-Atlantic utility Pepco by Exelon. 904 more words


The most important state action this year

Today NIRS and our colleagues at Nuclear Energy Information Service (NEIS) in Chicago kicked off the most important state-level action we’ll be doing all year: taking on Exelon’s full-court press for a bailout of its aging, uneconomic nuclear fleet in Illinois. 803 more words

Energy Future

Say No to Exelon Boost!

A new bill introduced in the Illinois General Assembly could increase  Ameren and ComEd power bills— by $300 million per year!

The bill would add a… 150 more words

Electric Bills

Poker at the Borgata

Sarang Ahuja’s latest post:

I recently participated in the the Borgata Poker Deep Stacks Challenge. It was a great tournament as always. I placed 8th out of 300, and I’m looking forward to the next tournament. 259 more words

Sarang Ahuja

Environmentally-friendly proposal could come at the cost of energy customers' bills

Something as simple as flipping a light switch or warming your home on cold nights like tonight is in jeopardy.

Exelon’s Quad Cities Generating Station in Cordova, Illinois is at the center of a conversation in Springfield right now. 673 more words