AKRON, Ohio, Jan. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Solutions announced today that Art's Lawnmower Repair in Hamilton, Ohio, is a winner in the FirstEnergy Solutions Thanks a Million giveaway, an opportunity for residents and businesses throughout Ohio to win cash prizes and secure a low electric generation price for four or seven years. All eligible Ohio residents and businesses that enrolled in a FirstEnergy Solutions electric generation offer between August 1, 2012, and October 31, 2012, were automatically entered into the giveaway. "Winning this prize is extremely exciting. I'm very thankful to FirstEnergy Solutions for having held this sweepstakes," said Walter Sauerwein. "We have plans to go after additional jobs this year that will require capital investments. This award will help fund those while allowing us to breathe easier during this uncertain time. Offering competitive multi-year rates and enriching the lives of individuals, schools and businesses illustrates the value FirstEnergy Solutions brings to Ohio." "As an Ohio-based company, FirstEnergy Solutions is committed to helping ensure the people and businesses in this state continue to thrive, which is why we created our Thanks a Million giveaway," said Trent Smith, Vice President of Sales & Marketing for FirstEnergy Solutions. FirstEnergy Solutions is also making long-term fixed price offers available to residents and businesses interested in locking in an electric generation price for four or seven years. "Our PriceControl offers are a great opportunity for residents and businesses to take advantage of today's historically low prices in the energy market," said Smith. "And by locking in a low fixed price for four or seven years, customers could potentially see considerable savings over the long term."