SOURCE: ConEdison Solutions

ConEdison Solutions

June 10, 2009 12:11 ET

ConEdison Solutions Honors Eric Lawton for Business Development Achievements

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - June 10, 2009) - ConEdison Solutions, one of America's leading energy service providers, has honored Eric Lawton for his business development successes in the firm's Southeast Region.

Mr. Lawton, a resident of Wesley Chapel, FL, was awarded the prestigious President's Award at a ceremony at the firm's headquarters in White Plains, NY.

"Eric Lawton possesses the ideal combination of skills needed to succeed in the rapidly-expanding energy services industry," said Jorge J. Lopez, President and CEO of ConEdison Solutions. "He understands how our customers operate, he understands how they make energy decisions, and he has a deep understanding of energy technology applications."

"Deeply committed to customer service, he stands as a role model for our entire company for his dedication, his determination to succeed, and his high ethical standards," Mr. Lopez said.

Eric Lawton, a vice president with the company, has more than 15 years of experience in the energy services industry. Mr. Lawton provides leadership and senior technical support specialist in developing bundled energy solutions for public and private clients. These projects can include feasibility studies, facility assessments, design, construction administration, financing and/or ongoing service programs. Mr. Lawton also supports contracted management coordination to Miami Dade County for their district cooling plant in downtown Miami.

Mr. Lawton is a registered professional engineer and certified general contractor. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering.

ConEdison Solutions' annual President's Award recognizes the efforts and achievements of a ConEdison Solutions associate who has consistently demonstrated extraordinary initiative and dedication, embodying the vision, values and goals of the company. Last year's recipient was Louis Cheung, an information technology systems support manager, who was recognized for supporting corporate growth by implementing and maintaining a broad portfolio of information technology systems.

About ConEdison Solutions

ConEdison Solutions is a leading energy services company that provides competitive power supply, renewable energy, sustainability services, and cost-effective energy solutions for commercial, industrial, residential, and government customers. The company is based in White Plains, New York, with offices in Burlington, Massachusetts; Cherry Hill, New Jersey; Falls Church, Virginia; Houston, Texas; Tampa, Florida; Durham, North Carolina and Overland Park, Kansas. The firm's dedicated team of energy professionals delivers a broad range of commodity, consulting, demand-side management and performance contracting services. ConEdison Solutions offers programs and services designed to help customers achieve their individual energy objectives and is accredited as an Energy Services Provider (ESP) by NAESCO.

ConEdison Solutions is a subsidiary and registered trademark of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE: ED). More information can be obtained by calling 1-888-210-8899 or visiting the ConEdison Solutions website at www.conedsolutions.com. You can also visit the Consolidated Edison, Inc. website at http://investor.conedison.com for information on all of the Consolidated Edison companies.

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