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  • GenOn: Contract Ratified

    IBEW Local 29 members that work at both Cheswick and Brunot Island ratified an 18-month agreement with a total wage increase of 3.75% over that time. The agreement also included a buyout of the retiree medical for those...

  • Tentative Agreement Reached

    IBEW Local 29 and GenOn have reached a tentative agreement today (8/25/20) on the Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) that was to expire on September 30, 2020.   18 month agreement that will expire March 31...

  • GenOn Updates

    With the contract expiring on October 1st 2020 we have started talks with the company on how to handle negotiations and COVID-19. Both sides are exploring whether to have full blown negotiations or just have a limited...

  • Life Insurance Arbitration for NRG

    The decision from the arbitration that was held in September 2018 for Retiree Life Insurance for members that have retired or would have retired before October 1, 2019 from NRG has finally come in. The Union argued,...

  • Cheswick to reduce staffing

    NRG/GenOn felt in order to keep the Cheswick plant competitive, they needed to cut jobs in both management and the union. In an effort to get volunteers instead of laying off, the Company and Union met and worked on an...

  • NRG/GenOn bankruptcy

    Here’s what we know right now. GenOn is currently going through the chapter 11 bankruptcy process in the Texas southern district court system. The chapter 11 bankruptcy process is scheduled to be complete by...

  • 29 Files Unfair Labor Charge with NRG Energy

    On or about August 31, NRG instituted a Fatigue Policy at the Local 29 represented plants of Cheswick, Brunot  Island, and Elrama. This policy does not allow anyone to work more than thirteen consecutive days. The...

  • NRG and GenOn Complete Merger, Creating Nation’s Largest Competitive Power Generator

     —Combined company has about 47,000 megawatts of generating capacity comprised of   nearly 100 generating facilities in 18 states —PRINCETON, NJ; and HOUSTON; December 14, 2012 — NRG...

  • Agreement to merge with Mirant Corporation

    Today we entered into a definitive agreement to merge with Mirant Corporation in an all-stock transaction. The combined company, which will be named GenOn Energy, will be one of the largest independent power producers...