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September 2018

Swing, drive and put were all familiar phrases at the 28th Annual Connecticut Energy Partners Golf Classic where PSEG representatives joined golfers from various different companies. Participants played a full 18 holes of golf in good fun to support Bridgeport Hospital’s Burn Center followed by awards dinner later in the evening. The Burn Center at Bridgeport Hospital is Connecticut’s only Burn Center and treats nearly 200 inpatients and receives more than 800 outpatient visits each year. It reaches the highest standards in accordance with the American Burn Association and the American College of Surgeons while also being one of the only 62 verified Burn Centers in the United States. Bridgeport Hospital is able to provide expert care its patients beginning from the field, to hospitalization and beyond. The Annual Connecticut Energy Partners Golf Classic also helps to raise funds

September 5, 2018- Today PSEG celebrated the graduation of Ready2Work class number three and all of their accomplishments over the past seven weeks. For all graduates, the Ready2Work program is only the beginning of a rewarding career in the construction trades. Representatives from Building Pathways Connecticut and the city of Bridgeport were in attendance to congratulate the graduates on their accomplishment. For many, the Ready2Work program meant leaving something behind in order to create a better future for themselves and their families. Tanen Whittington, a Ready2Work class three graduate, shared his story and how he felt about the program; “We sacrificed a lot. We have children, we have families and some people had to leave jobs, but this program produced hard working individuals who have the drive to be successful. I hope all individuals of our city and other cities

On Tuesday, September 5th the Mayor and City Council honored PSEG Power Connecticut at Bridgeport’s latest City Council meeting. PSEG’s commitment to the community and economic leadership with the construction of the new state-of-the-art Unit 5 Project, PSEGReady2Work Program and its role in the city as a corporate citizen were recognized by the city and its council members.   An Official Proclamation and Citation was given by Bridgeport City Council President, Aidee Nieves, to PSEG Representatives, Richard Thigpen, SVP Corporate Citizenship, Jim Gilroy, Public Affairs, Scott Matheson, Unit 5 Project Director and  Karl Wintermeyer, Plant Manager. The City Council members extended their best wishes and hopes for PSEG’s continued success, along with their community partners, Bridgeport Caribe Youth Leaders. Citations from the Bridgeport City Council and the mayor’s office are awards given to residents and organizations that have accomplished something significant in the city.   PSEG is