NRG Energy to Market and Sell FuelCell Energy Power Plants

06 Sep 2013

NRG EnergyFuelCell Energy has entered a co-marketing agreement with NRG Energy for the marketing and sales of FuelCell Energy power plants. NRG Energy will offer long-term power purchase agreements to customers whereby ownership of the system stays with NRG Energy and clean electricity and high-grade heat is sold to the customer. NRG Energy may also purchase power plants for use in its own portfolio and sell electricity to the grid.

NRG Energy is Fortune 500 company and holds the USA’s largest independent power generation portfolio of fossil fuel, nuclear, solar and wind facilities with a total generation capacity of 46,000 MW – enough to supply 40 million homes.

"This new relationship helps to round out our distributed power generation portfolio, offering our customers efficient, clean, continuous on-site power," said Tom Gros, President, NRG Solutions. "Baseload combined heat and power (CHP) fuel cells have virtually zero emissions, making them well-suited to provide reliable electricity, hot water, steam or absorption chilling to universities, hospitals, and other large power users."

"We are pleased to be partnering with NRG Energy, the largest independent power producer in North America and a leader in the adoption of clean and renewable power generation," said Chip Bottone, President and Chief Executive Officer, FuelCell Energy, Inc. "This relationship leverages our experience and resources, opening new geographies and customers for our highly efficient and virtually emission free distributed power generation solutions." 

 

Reference: FuelCell Energy


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