PECO to Power The Philadelphia Orchestra with Wind

Thu Feb 21, 2008 2:32pm EST

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Concertgoers Willing to Brave the Weather to Receive Valuable
                       Energy Saving Information
--(Business Wire)--

WHO:   Concertgoers willing to brave the weather

WHAT:  PECO Power Hour program offering 100 concertgoers discounted
        tickets to The Philadelphia Orchestra performance.
        Additionally, during this event, PECO employees will hand out
        100 energy saving kits and will provide valuable energy saving
        tips and information.

WHERE: The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

WHEN:  Feb. 22, 11:30 a.m.

   Additional Information:

   Concertgoers willing to brave the weather tomorrow afternoon will
not only see a wonderful performance by The Philadelphia Orchestra,
they will receive valuable energy saving information from PECO.

   The Philadelphia Orchestra is going green tomorrow by powering
their afternoon performance, An Alpine Symphony, with 100 percent wind
energy from PECO Wind. The performance will begin at 2 p.m. in Verizon
Hall at The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts.

   Prior to the show, the first 100 concertgoers who participate in
the PECO Power Hour program will receive an energy efficiency kit,
compliments of PECO. The kit will include a compact fluorescent light
bulb (CFL), an energy efficient nightlight, energy efficiency brochure
and calendar, and a $1 off coupon to the PECO Cafe, located in the
Kimmel Center lobby.

   The PECO Power Hour program provides 100 discount tickets to
select Philadelphia Orchestra performances. The first 100 people to
purchase tickets at the Kimmel Center Box Office between 11:30 a.m. -
12:30 p.m. tomorrow will receive their ticket for $10.

   PECO representatives will be on hand prior to and during the
concert to provide concertgoers with energy efficiency tips and
information to help them save energy and money on their bill.

   Based in Philadelphia, PECO is an electric and natural gas utility
subsidiary of Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC). PECO serves 1.6 million
electric and 480,000 natural gas customers in southeastern
Pennsylvania and employs about 2,500 people in the region. PECO
delivered 78.5 billion cubic feet of natural gas and 39.9 billion
kilowatt-hours-hours of electricity in 2007. Founded in 1881, PECO is
one of the Greater Philadelphia Region's most active corporate
citizens, providing leadership, volunteer and financial support to
numerous arts and culture, education, environmental, economic
development and community programs and organizations.

Ben Armstrong, 215-841-4137
The Philadelphia Orchestra
Lauren Saul, 215-875-7657

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