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Encyclopedia > Allegheny Energy
Allegheny Energy, Inc.
Type Public (NYSE: AYE)
Founded 1925
Headquarters Greensburg, Pennsylvania
Key people Paul J. Evanson, Chairman and CEO
Industry Utility
Products Electric Power
Revenue $3.84 billion USD
Employees 8,500
Website www.alleghenyenergy.com
Allegheny Energy's service territory.
Allegheny Energy's service territory.

Allegheny Energy (NYSE: AYE) is a traditional public utility based in the Pittsburgh suburb of Greensburg. It services communities in Western Pennsylvania, Western Maryland, Northern West Virginia, Northwest Virginia. The company is the region's biggest energy supplier, providing power to over 1.5 million customers, including many in suburban Pittsburgh, where it battles its chief rival, Duquesne Light for customers. About 95% of the power produced by the company comes from coal generators. Subsidies of the company include Allegheny Power (northern Pittsburgh suburbs and central Pennsylvania), West Penn Power (southern Pittsburgh suburbs), Monongahela Power (West Virginia), Potomac Edison Power (western Maryland and northern Virginia), and Mountaineer Gas (West Virginia). Image File history File linksMetadata Allegheny_energy_logo. ... New York Stock Exchange (June 2003) The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is one of the largest stock exchanges in the world. ... 1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... Greensburg is a city located in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 15,889. ... In economics, utility is a measure of the happiness or satisfaction gained consuming good and services. ... Electric power is the amount of work done by an electric current in a unit time. ... Revenue is a U.S. business term for the amount of money that a company earns from its activities in a given period, mostly from sales of products and/or services to customers. ... Image File history File links Green_Arrow_Up. ... ISO 4217 Code USD User(s) the United States, the British Virgin Islands, East Timor, Ecuador, El Salvador, the Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Palau, Panama, Turks and Caicos Islands, and the insular areas of the United States Inflation 3. ... Employment is a contract between two parties, one being the employer and the other being the employee. ... This page as shown in the AOL 9. ... Image File history File links Allegheny_Service_Area. ... Image File history File links Allegheny_Service_Area. ... New York Stock Exchange (June 2003) The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) , also nicknamed the Big Board, is the largest stock exchange in the world in dollar volume and second largest by number of companies listed. ... A public utility is a company that maintains the infrastructure for a public service. ... Nickname: Steel City, Iron City, City of Champions, City of Bridges, City of Colleges Location in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County Allegheny County Founded 1758 Mayor Luke Ravenstahl (D) Area    - City 151. ... Greensburg is a city located in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 15,889. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Western Maryland is the portion of U.S. state of Maryland that consists of Frederick, Washington, Allegany, and Garrett counties. ... Official language(s) English Capital Charleston Largest city Charleston Area  Ranked 41st  - Total 24,244 sq mi (62,809 km²)  - Width 130 miles (210 km)  - Length 240 miles (385 km)  - % water 0. ... Official language(s) English Capital Richmond Largest city Virginia Beach Area  Ranked 35th  - Total 42,793 sq mi (110,862 km²)  - Width 200 miles (320 km)  - Length 430 miles (690 km)  - % water 7. ... DQE or Duquesne Energy is a traditional public utility based in Pittsburgh. ...

Allegheny Energy formerly operated sections of eastern Ohio, until early 2006, when the company decided to sell the territory to Columbus Southern Power, a division of American Electric Power, Inc. [1] Official language(s) None Capital Columbus Largest city Columbus Largest metro area Cleveland Area  Ranked 34th  - Total 44,825 sq mi (116,096 km²)  - Width 220 miles (355 km)  - Length 220 miles (355 km)  - % water 8. ... AEP headquarters in Columbus, Ohio. ...

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Pittsburgh-based Corporations
(Within the Pittsburgh Metro Area)
Pittsburgh-based Fortune 500 Corporations:
Alcoa | U.S. Steel | PPG | H.J. Heinz | PNC Financial | Mellon Financial | WESCO International
Pittsburgh-based Fortune 1000 Corporations:

Allegheny Energy | Consol Energy | Allegheny Technologies | Dick's Sporting Goods | Kennametal | American Eagle Outfitters | Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel | Mylan City nickname: The Steel City Location in the state of Pennsylvania Founded 1758 Mayor Tom Murphy (Dem) Area  - Total  - Water 151. ... The Pittsburgh Metro Area is the U.S. Census defined seven county region surrounding the city of Pittsburgh in southwestern Pennsylvania, United States of America. ... City nickname: The Steel City Location in the state of Pennsylvania Founded 1758 Mayor Tom Murphy (Dem) Area  - Total  - Water 151. ... The Fortune 500 is a ranking of the top 500 United States corporations as measured by gross revenue. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The United States Steel Corporation NYSE: X is an integrated steel producer with major production operations in the United States and Central Europe. ... PPG Industries NYSE: PPG was founded in 1883, under the name Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co. ... H. J. Heinz Company, commonly known as just Heinz, famous for its 57 Varieties slogan, was founded in 1869 by Henry John Heinz in Sharpsburg, Pennsylvania. ... PNC Financial Services (NYSE: PNC) is a U.S.-based financial services corporation, with assets of $92. ... Mellon Financial Corporation, NYSE: MEL based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is engaged in the business of institutional and high-net-worth-individual asset management, including the Dreyfus family of mutual funds; business banking; and shareholder and investor services. ... WESCO International, Inc. ... Fortune 1000 is a reference to a list maintained by the American business magazine Fortune. ... Consol Energy is a coal and mining company based in the southern suburbs of Pittsburgh, USA. Category: ‪Companies based in Pennsylvania‬ ... Alleghenty Technologies, Inc. ... Dicks Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS) is the worlds largest sporting goods retailer. ... Kennametal is a metalworking and tool production company headquartered in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, a city some 50 miles from Pittsburgh. ... American Eagle Outfitters is a retailer that dates back to 1904 but took its current form in 1977 and was reorganized in Pittsburghs north suburbs. ... Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel NASDAQ: WPSC is a steel manufacturer based in the Pittsburgh suburb of Wheeling, West Virginia, with six major manufacturing centers in Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania. ... Mylan or Mylan Labs is the second largest generic drug maker in the United States. ...

Pittsburgh-based Forbes Largest Private Companies:
84 Lumber | GNC | Giant Eagle | Sheetz
Externally owned, regionally based, and other Pittsburgh corporations:

American Bridge | Ampco Pittsburgh | Bayer USA | Calgon Carbon | Dollar Bank | DQE Holdings | Eat'n Park | Federated Investors | FedEx Ground | GlaxoSmithKline | Guru.com | Highmark | iGate | Koppers | Michael Baker | Mine Safety Appliances | NOVA Chemicals | Oxford Development | Pittsburgh Brewing Company | Respironics | rue21 | University of Pittsburgh Medical Center | Vivisimo | Wabtec 84 Lumber is an American building materials chain; 84 Lumber Company is the largest privately-held building materials supplier to professional contractors in the country. ... General Nutrition Centers or GNC is a Pittsburgh based American commercial enterprise focusing on the retail sale of health and nutrition related products, over the counter drugs, and foods/food supplements world-wide through GNC branded stores. ... Giant Eagle, Inc. ... Sign showing gas prices in front of the Sheetz store in Mount Jackson, Virginia, at the beginning of the Hurricane Katrina-related price spike. ... The American Bridge Company is a privately held civil engineering firm specializing in the construction and renovation of bridges and other large civil engineering projects, founded in 1900, and headquartered in Coraopolis, Pennsylvania. ... Ampco-Pittsburgh Corporation is a specialty steel manufacturer headquartered in Downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ... Bayer USA, NYSE: BAY is the Pittsburgh based American arm of Bayer. ... Calgon Carbon Corporation is a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania based company that offers products and services that remove contaminants and odors from liquids and gases. ... Dollar Bank is a federal savings bank headquartered in Downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ... DQE or Duquesne Energy is a traditional public utility based in Pittsburgh. ... Eatn Park is a restaurant chain located primarily in Western Pennsylvania, with a few locations in Ohio and West Virginia. ... Federated Investors is a leading mutual fund financial company headquarted in Pittsburgh. ... Roadway Package System was a small package shipping company started by Roadway Services and headquartered in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania area. ... GlaxoSmithKline plc (LSE: GSK NYSE: GSK) is a British based pharmaceutical, biologicals, and healthcare company. ... Guru. ... Highmark is a health insurance company based in Pittsburgh, USA, and founded in the 1930s. ... iGATE Corporation (NASDAQ: IGTE) is an information technology company formerly known as Mastech Corporation (under which name it held an initial public offering on December 17, 1996. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Michael Baker Corporation is an engineering and energy management corporation headquartered in the Pittsburgh suburb of Moon Run. ... Mine Safety Appliances is a construction/mining/defense equipment maker based near Pittsburgh USA. The company had many world firsts with its development of the night-vision goggles. ... Nova Chemicals is a leading chemicals concern jointly headquartered in Pittsburgh USA and Calgary, Canada. ... Oxford Development Company is an integrated real estate firm based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with more than 40 years of real estate development, construction management, property management, and leasing experience under the same family ownership since its inception. ... The Pittsburgh Brewing Company is a beer company located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. // History In 1861, a young German immigrant, Edward Frauenheim, started the Iron City Brewery, one of the first American breweries to produce a lager, in the bustling river port known at the time... Respironics, Inc. ... rue21 is a leading fashion retailer headquartered near Pittsburgh. ... The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) is one of the best centers for research and treatment. ... Vivísimo is a company built on unique Web search technology developed by Carnegie Mellon University researchers such as Clusty. ... History Wabtec Corporation was formed in November 1999 when Westinghouse Air Brake Company merged with MotivePower Industries, Inc. ...



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