FirstEnergy (NYSE: FE) is dedicated to safety, reliability and operational excellence. Headquartered in Akron, Ohio, FirstEnergy includes one of the nation's largest investor-owned electric systems, more than 24,000 miles of transmission lines that connect the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions, and a generating fleet with a total capacity of more than 5,000 megawatts.Our company has invested $10 billion in environmental efforts since 1970, and we have a continuing commitment to cleaner energy resources, smarter technology and a more sustainable planet.
Our Electric Companies
FirstEnergy’s 10 regulated distribution companies form one of the nation’s largest investor-owned electric systems, based on serving 6 million customers in the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions. Stretching from the Ohio-Indiana border to the New Jersey shore, the companies operate a vast infrastructure of more than 269,000 miles of distribution lines and are dedicated to providing customers with safe, reliable and responsive service.
FirstEnergy’s transmission operations include approximately 24,000 miles of lines and two regional transmission operation centers. Since 2014, the company has upgraded or replaced existing power lines, incorporated new, smart technology into the grid, and upgraded dozens of substations with new equipment and enhanced security features. This “Energizing the Future” transmission program has produced reliability improvements across our transmission system. FirstEnergy is continuing these investments with planned spending totaling $4.2 to $5.8 billion between 2017 and 2021.
FirstEnergy controls approximately 3,780 megawatts from regulated scrubbed coal and hydro facilities in West Virginia, New Jersey and Virginia.
Products and Services
FirstEnergy and its subsidiaries offer innovative solutions for home and business that are designed to meet the demands of today. We're expanding our product and service offering to provide you with even more proven, practical and affordable solutions for your home. In addition, BETA Lab offers businesses a one-source solution for calibration, analytical testing, and safety and health training needs.