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nrg energy

nrg energy

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utilities

From nrg energy's site: "We provide reliable wholesale electricity safely and in a manner consistent with our civic and environmental commitment to the communities we serve."

tags: utilities, energy, electricity, power, fuel

nrg energy's Ratings Summary ?

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Green Rankings 2009: Bottom 20 newsweek rank #499 of 500
U.S. Climate Action Partnership Members u.s. climate action partnership group member
project label sector: utilities project label rank #33 of 49*
project label overall project label rank #101-tie of 162†

*companies with at least 20 votes ,†companies with at least 100 votes

nrg energy's Article Breakdown (16 unique articles) ?

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Articles about Nrg Energy ?

At $300 Million, NRG Energy To Become Top Investor In BrightSource’s Ivanpah

From venturebeat.com (verified), October 27, 2010

Resource Management

In a move that could make solar a much bigger part of the grid, electricity wholesaler NRG Energy announced it will invest $300 million over the next three years in BrightSource’s Ivanpah project, a 392-megawatt solar thermal facility that will...

in this article: nrg energy

NRG Energy To Acquire Green Mountain Energy Company For $350 Million

From greenvc.org (unverified), September 21, 2010

Resource Management

NRG Energy, a Fortune 500 energy company, announced earlier this month that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Green Mountain Energy Company, a retail provider of clean energy products and services in the U.S., for $350 million in ...

in this article: nrg energy

NRG Energy Scoops Up 9 Solar Projects Out West

From earth2tech.com (verified), June 21, 2010

Resource Management

NRG Energy just scooped up a portfolio of nine solar development projects in California and Arizona. Through subsidiary NRG Solar, the New Jersey-based power producer has bought the projects for an undisclosed price from US Solar Ventures Holdings.

in this article: nrg energy

DOE, NRG In $334M Cooperative Project For Post-Combustion Carbon Capture, Storage And EOR Project; 400,000 Tons Of CO2 Per Year

From greencarcongress.com (verified), June 20, 2010

Waste Management

The US Department of Energy has signed a cooperative agreement with NRG Energy Inc. (NRG) for the Parish Post-Combustion CO2 Capture and Sequestration Project to design, construct, and operate a system that will capture and store approximately 400,00...

in this article: nrg energy

NRG Striving To Be First Net-Zero U.S. Manufacturing Site

From environmentalleader.com (verified), January 27, 2010

Resource Management

NRG Systems expects to use on-site renewable energy for all its electricity needs at its Hinesburg, Vermont, manufacturing campus. The achievement may make that the first such net-zero U.S. manufacturing site, according to a press release.

in this article: nrg energy

Solar Gets Big Boost In CA, NY

From environmentalleader.com (verified), December 21, 2009

Resource Management

The partnership between First Solar Inc. and NRG Energy Inc. has claimed commercial operation of the largest solar project in California, while New York is set to undertake its largest solar project.

in this article: nrg energy, first solar

First Solar Keeps On Selling Off Solar Projects

From earth2tech.com (verified), November 23, 2009

Resource Management

In the latest indication of its strategy to develop and sell off projects, First Solar announced today that it has sold its high-profile, 21-megawatt solar energy project in Blythe, Calif., to NRG Energy, a merchant power producer.

in this article: nrg energy, first solar

CEOs Of Nissan, FedEX, NRG Energy Form Electrification Coaliton

From sustainablebusiness.com (verified), November 18, 2009

Waste Management

More than a dozen business leaders--including Carlos Ghosn, President & CEO of Nissan Motor Company; David W. Crane, President & CEO of NRG Energy (NYSE: NRG); and Frederick W. Smith, Chairman, President & CEO of FedEx Corporation (NYS: F...

in this article: nissan, fedex, nrg energy

Nissan And Reliant Energy Partner On EVs

From greencarcongress.com (verified), November 13, 2009

Waste Management

Nissan and Reliant Energy of Houston, Texas, one of the major competitive electricity providers in the nation, are collaborating to advance electric mobility in the United States. Reliant is a subsidiary of NRG Energy, Inc. one of the largest electri...

in this article: nissan, nrg energy

Companies In ElectricTransportation Value Chain To Form Electrification Coalition

From greencarcongress.com (verified), November 9, 2009

Mission & Values, Waste Management

Business leaders representing the entire value chain of an electrified transportation system will hold a press conference on Monday, 16 November to announce the formation of the Electrification Coalition and the release of its Electrification Roadmap...

in this article: nissan, johnson controls, fedex, nrg energy, a123 systems, gridpoint, bright automotive, aerovironment, rockwood holdings

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