Two From Con Edison Win Awards For East River Environmental Project

Pair's Work Helps Preserve Marine Life -- An engineer and an environmental scientist from Con Edison have each won a prestigious industry award for developing a system that protects fish in the East River near a steam and electric generating plant.

Con Edison does not control the price of natural gas and does not make a profit on the commodity. The company seeks the best price and then provides the gas to customers at cost.

Con Edison is a subsidiary of Consolidated Edison, Inc. [NYSE: ED], one of the nation's largest investor-owned energy companies, with approximately $12 billion in annual revenues and $41 billion in assets. The utility provides electric, gas and steam service to more than 3 million customers in New York City and Westchester County, New York.

Consolidated Edison, Inc. has been recognized for its environmental performance by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Department of Energy and other organizations. For additional information, visit conEd.com. To learn more about our sustainability initiatives, go to www.coned.com/sustainability.