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Press Releases

Browse the press releases below for the latest announcements from Essential Utilities, parent company to the Aqua water and Peoples natural gas utilities.

01 Nov 2021
$468 Million in signed municipal acquisition agreements Announces first Pittsburgh area municipal wastewater acquisition Reaffirms 2021 earnings per share guidance of $1.64 to $1.69 BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 1, 2021-- Essential Utilities Inc.
27 Oct 2021
BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 27, 2021-- The board of directors of Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.2682 per share, payable Dec. 1, 2021 to all shareholders of record on Nov. 12, 2021 . Essential Utilities has paid consecutive quarterly
20 Sep 2021
BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 20, 2021-- Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) expects to report earnings for the quarter ended Sept. 30, 2021 before the market opens on Nov. 1, 2021 . The company’s conference call with financial analysts will take place on Monday, Nov. 1, 2021 at 11 a.m.
04 Aug 2021
Earns $0.32 earnings per share; reaffirms annual earnings guidance Publishes 2020 ESG report BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 4, 2021-- Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) (“Essential”), today reported results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021 .
22 Jul 2021
BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 22, 2021-- Aqua Pennsylvania , an Essential Utilities company, today celebrated the official opening of its high-tech environmental laboratory with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The 14,700-square-foot laboratory is more than double the size of the previous lab