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2010-03-10 10:20:00

Thursday, April 8, 2010, 10 a.m. National Press Club (Zenger Room) WASHINGTON, March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NRG Energy President & CEO David Crane, a member of the Electrification Coalition (EC), will release the results of a detailed macroeconomic analysis and state-by-state economic impact of the implementing EC's Electrification Roadmap on Thursday, April 8, at 10:00 a.m. in the National Press Club's Zenger Room, 13th floor, National Press Building, 529 14th St., N.W.,...

2009-09-24 13:53:00

CALGARY, Alberta, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alter NRG Corp. (TSX: NRG; Pink Sheets: ANRGF) ("Alter NRG" or the "Company") has expanded its activity base in North America, the United Kingdom, the European Union and Southeast Asia with further strategic partnerships and facilities being planned or engineered using the Westinghouse Plasma Corp. Plasma Technology ("Westinghouse Technology") in each region. The Westinghouse Technology which is 100% owned by Alter NRG and has been...

2009-09-01 08:01:00

ATLANTA, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Southern Company, the manager and operator of the U.S. Department of Energy's National Carbon Capture Center, announced today that the technology research center has added another partner, NRG Energy, Inc. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080801/SOCOLOGO ) Princeton, N.J.-based NRG joins DOE and a group of leading energy companies that are working to develop and test advanced technologies to capture carbon dioxide from coal-based...

2009-06-24 07:30:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- White Energy Coal North America, Inc. (WECNA), a subsidiary of White Energy Company Limited (ASX: WEC) (OTCQX: WECFY), today announced that William B. Zipf has joined the Company as Vice President of Marketing and Development. Mr. Zipf is responsible for identifying opportunities and developing projects that are consistent with the Company's long-term strategic plan. Prior to joining White Energy, Mr. Zipf worked at NRG Energy where he...

2008-10-22 09:00:35

NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG) and its 50-50 joint venture partner, BP Wind Energy North America Inc., have completed construction on the 150-megawatt Sherbino I Wind Farm project in Pecos County, Texas. The wind farm developed by NRG subsidiary Padoma Wind Power LLC, is now generating zero-fuel, zero-emission electricity for Texans across the ERCOT grid. "Sherbino is an important early step in fulfilling NRG's objective of meeting growing energy demand cleanly and efficiently," said David...

2008-10-22 09:00:22

NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG) will be holding its regularly scheduled quarterly earnings call on Thursday, October 30, at 9:00 a.m. eastern. Investors, the news media and others may access the live webcast of the conference call and presentation materials by logging on to NRG's website at http://www.nrgenergy.com and clicking on "Investors." The webcast will be archived on the site for those unable to listen in real time. About NRG NRG Energy, Inc., a Fortune 500 company, owns...

2008-10-21 09:00:46

BP Wind Energy has announced the beginning of full commercial operation of the first phase of the Sherbino wind farm in Pecos County, Texas. The first 150MW of the project, which has a potential capacity of 750MW, has been built through a 50-50 joint venture agreement with Padoma Wind Power, a wholly owned subsidiary of NRG Energy. The first phase of the project is expected to generate enough carbon-free electricity to power approximately 45,000 average US homes. Construction of the...

2008-10-21 06:00:11

By Paul Davidson In a deal that would create the USA's No.1 power company, nuclear power giant and utility Exelon is offering to buy NRG Energy for $6.2 billion in stock. The all-stock bid, presented to NRG late Sunday, shows that even the typically stable power industry is feeling the effects of the credit crisis and falling commodity prices. The merger would forge a giant with 47,000 megawatts of generating capacity -- enough to serve 45 million homes. It would let Exelon grow...

2008-10-17 03:00:09

NRG Energy has appointed Kathleen McGinty, the former secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, to its board of directors. Ms McGinty will serve on the governance and nominating committee. As secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) from 2003 until July 2008, Ms McGinty oversaw all environmental policy, regulatory and enforcement activities and also spearheaded key legislative initiatives in environment and energy. Before...

2008-10-09 03:00:33

The Connecticut Department of Public Utility Control has awarded GenConn Energy, a 50-50 partnership between The United Illuminating Company and NRG Energy, a contract to build 200MW of new peaking generation at NRG's existing site in Middletown, Connecticut. The new units will provide power to Connecticut homes and businesses during peak electric energy usage periods in the summer and winter months, and are expected to be on line by June 2011. John Ragan, president of NRG Energy's...


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