Economic Development

For a New Business, Location is Everything

FirstEnergy’s Ohio, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, West Virginia and Maryland service territory stretches from the Ohio-Indiana border to the Atlantic shore, providing strategic access to Chicago, New York City and large population centers in the Midwest and Northeast. The corridor offers:

  • Availability of highly skilled labor force
  • Favorable tax structure
  • Access to world-class educational institutions
  • A diverse and low cost quality of life
  • Ample electric and water
  • Nearly two-thirds of the U.S. population within 500 miles and an excellent transportation system
  • Top telecommunications hub

 


Site Selection Services

FirstEnergy Corp. is the nation’s largest investor-owned electric system. Our Economic Development staff will assist with all aspects of your business location, including:

  • Financing
  • Permitting and regulations
  • Site Data
  • International trade opportunities
  • Electricity, natural gas and energy management
  • Mechanical and electrical contracting

Site Location Data

Demographic data and industry research for Ohio, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, West Virginia and Maryland.


Available Properties

FirstProspector sites and buildings database — search on your project space and acreage requirements.


Electricity Costs

FirstEnergy provides the expert help you need to get the best energy value you need to make your choice a success.

Last Modified: February 17, 2014