PECO Energy and its corporate parent, Exelon, said Tuesday they were donating a total of $250,000 to local and regional non-profits that continue to provide post-Ida assistance in Montgomery and four other counties.
In areas northeast of King of Prussia, Wednesday's thunderstorm battered PECO electric lines with heavy rain and strong winds. Tree damage was extensive. The utility was still working Thursday to restore power.
An Exelon Corp. educational week at Drexel University for local high school students interested in science, technology, engineering, or math careers attracted a Pottstown High School junior.
Montgomery County Family Services' Meals on Wheels program has benefited from a $7,000 holiday donation by Exelon Corp. and its Limerick Generating Station.
Members of the Western Region unit of Montgomery County's Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) teams will receive new ballistic vests during 2019, thanks to a Tuesday donation by Exelon Corp.
The special weapons and tactics law enforcement unit that helps protect the borough of Collegeville and the townships of Lower Frederick, Upper Providence, and Limerick received a $60,000 donation.
The Limerick Generating Station, which relies upon two nuclear reactors owned by Exelon Corp. to produce energy used by consumers and businesses alike, will hold an open house tonight from 4-7 p.m.
If later approved by Limerick supervisors the company would tear down its Longview Road training and information center, and build a warehouse to store a single piece of highly valuable equipment.