Press Releases

Read the latest news and press releases about Essential and its utilities subsidiaries below.

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.