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.

30 Mar 2020
BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 30, 2020-- Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) announced today the appointment of John Andrews as vice president of corporate development for the organization, replacing William Davis , who retired earlier this year. This press release features multimedia.
17 Mar 2020
BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Essential Utilities Inc. announced today that its Aqua water utilities and Peoples natural gas utilities continue to monitor the novel coronavirus “COVID-19” outbreak throughout its combined ten-state footprint, working closely with the Centers for Disease Control
16 Mar 2020
Company also closes previously announced financing from CPP Investments BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE:WTRG) announced today it has successfully completed the acquisition of Peoples, a Pittsburgh -based natural gas distribution company, in an all-cash transaction
26 Feb 2020
Reports 2019 earnings per share (GAAP) of $1.04 ; adjusted income per share of $1.47 (non-GAAP), excluding Peoples transaction-related expenses Invests a record $550 million to improve infrastructure systems Municipal water and wastewater acquisitions add approximately 12,000 customers On Feb.
13 Feb 2020
BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 13, 2020-- Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) announced today the appointment of Lawrence R. Carson, P.E., as president of its Aqua New Jersey subsidiary, which provides drinking water and wastewater services to approximately 174,000 people in 31
31 Jan 2020
BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 31, 2020-- The board of directors of Aqua America (NYSE: WTR) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.2343 per share, payable on March 1, 2020 to all shareholders of record on Feb. 14, 2020 . Aqua America recently announced that its new company name,