FirstEnergy Solutions Ohio Utility Blames Market Conditions For Decision To Close Coal-Fired Power Plant By Ohio Public Radio • Sep 1, 2018 Ohio Public Radio FirstEnergy Solutions blames the current energy market for deciding to close its Ohio coal plant within the next four years. Court Allows FirstEnergy Solutions To Opt Out Of Ohio Valley Electric Corporation By Associated Press • Aug 20, 2018 ovec.com A recent ruling in federal bankruptcy court could mean higher rates for millions of Ohio electricity customers. President Trump Orders Help For Coal And Nuclear Plants By Jeff Brady • Jun 1, 2018 President Trump has ordered Energy Secretary Rick Perry to take immediate steps to help financially troubled coal and nuclear power plants. AP: Case Of FirstEnergy Lobbyist Shows Trump Creating A 'New Swamp' By Associated Press • May 30, 2018 linkedin.com President Trump often talks about "draining the swamp" of inside dealers in Washington. Group Of FirstEnergy Employees Come To Columbus To Save Firm's Two Ohio Nuclear Power Plants By Ohio Public Radio • Apr 3, 2018 Ohio Public Radio A dozen employees of Akron-based FirstEnergy came to Columbus Monday to lobby lawmakers and the governor to save two nuclear power plants the firm plans to close. FirstEnergy Subsidiary Files For Bankruptcy By Associated Press • Apr 2, 2018 A subsidiary that runs Akron-based FirstEnergy's nuclear and coal-fired power plants has filed for bankruptcy. Moody's Downgrades FirstEnergy Subsidiary By Associated Press • Jan 25, 2018 Moody's Investors Services says it's highly likely a subsidiary of Akron-based FirstEnergy will default on a 100 million dollar bond payment in early April, which will result in bondholders losing a significant percentage of their investments. Lawmakers Table FirstEnergy's Nuclear Plant Bailout Proposal By Ohio Public Radio • May 31, 2017 Ohio Public Radio Ohio lawmakers have tabled Akron-based FirstEnergy's proposal to raise customer rates to bailout its two Ohio nuclear power plants. FirstEnergy CEO Makes Plea To Senate To Save Nuclear Plants By Ohio Public Radio • May 19, 2017 Ohio Public Radio The CEO of one of Ohio’s largest energy providers made a rare appearance before state lawmakers, pleading for nuclear plant subsidies.