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02 Apr 2020
BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 2, 2020-- The board of directors of Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.2343 per share, payable on June 1, 2020 to all shareholders of record on May 15, 2020 . Essential Utilities has paid consecutive quarterly
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