NRG Energy Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1989

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 18,131

Employees

  • Stock Symbol
  • NRG

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 81

  • Share Price
  • $73.93
  • (As of Friday Closing)

NRG Energy General Information

Description

NRG Energy is one of the largest retail energy providers in the us, with 6 million customers. Vivint Smart Home, which NRG acquired in 2023, has 2 million home services customers. NRG also is one of the largest us independent power producers, with 13 gigawatts of coal, gas, and oil power generation capacity primarily in Texas. NRG exited Chapter 11 bankruptcy as a stand-alone entity in December 2003.

Contact Information

Website
www.nrg.com
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Electric Utilities
Stock Exchange
NYS
Corporate Office
  • 910 Louisiana Street
  • Houston, TX 77002
  • United States
+1 (713) 000-0000

NRG Energy Timeline

2021202220232024
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth

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NRG Energy Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$73.93 $74.59 $30.52 - $76.11 $15.9B 215M 3.76M -$1.12

NRG Energy Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 31-Dec-2023 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 23,821,021 23,821,021 15,312,825 19,085,649
Revenue 28,823,000 28,823,000 31,543,000 26,989,000
EBITDA 1,765,000 1,765,000 2,926,000 4,286,000
Net Income (202,000) (202,000) 1,221,000 2,187,000
Total Assets 26,038,000 26,038,000 29,146,000 23,182,000
Total Debt 10,971,000 10,971,000 8,302,000 8,287,000
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NRG Energy Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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NRG Energy Comparisons

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NRG Energy Competitors (34)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
AES Formerly VC-backed Arlington, VA 0000 000.00 000000000 00 000.00
OGE Energy Corporation Oklahoma City, OK 0000 00.00 000000000 00 00.00
Duke Energy Corporation Charlotte, NC 00000 000.00 000000000 000.00
Xcel Energy Corporation Minneapolis, MN 00000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
DTE Energy Private Debt Financed Cincinnati, OH 0000 0000 000000000 00 0000
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NRG Energy Patents

NRG Energy Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-11525594-B1 Automated management of electricity consumption Active 17-Jun-2021 000000000 00
CA-3160427-A1 Automated management of electricity consumption Pending 17-Jun-2021 000000000
CA-3091053-A1 Systems for procuring service customers and related methods Pending 29-Aug-2019 000000000
US-20210065315-A1 Systems for procuring service customers and related methods Inactive 29-Aug-2019 000000000
US-20170201077-A1 Containerized microgrid system and methods of use and distribution Inactive 08-Jan-2016 H02B7/06
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NRG Energy Executive Team (77)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Woo-Sung Chung Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
Lynda Clemmons Chief Sustainability Officer
Samran Ali Malik Executive Specialist, Strategic Partnerships Development, NRG Home
Elizabeth Eng Executive, Strategy and M&A
Donna Benefield Senior Vice President, Chief Program Officer, Billing Operations & Procurement
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NRG Energy Board Members (24)

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NRG Energy Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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NRG Energy Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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NRG Energy Investments & Acquisitions (81)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Vivint Smart Home 10-Mar-2023 0000000000 00.00 Electronics (B2C) 00000000
Global Thermostat 31-Aug-2022 00000 0000 000.00 Environmental Services (B2B)
Liberty Power 10-Sep-2021 000000000 000.00 Electric Utilities
Direct Energy 05-Jan-2021 0000000000 00.000 Multi-Utilities 00000000
WTU Retail Energy 24-Jul-2020 Merger/Acquisition Electric Utilities
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NRG Energy Subsidiaries (9)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Xoom Energy Electric Utilities Princeton, NJ 2011
Goal Zero Electronics (B2C) Bluffdale, UT 0000
Energy Plus Holdings Electric Utilities Philadelphia, PA 0000
GenOn Energy Electric Utilities Dallas, TX 0000
Cirro Energy Other Energy Services Richardson, TX 0000
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NRG Energy ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated January, 10, 2024

35.32 | High Risk

Risk Scale

A lower score indicates better sustainability

Negl

0-10

Low

10-20

Med

20-30

High

30-40

Severe

40+

Exposure

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Management

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Peers Analysis

Peer performance insights compare the company’s ESG performance to the performance of selected peers to help inform future ESG decisions and drive internal performance improvements.

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NRG Energy Exits (30)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Liberty Power 10-Sep-2021 000000000 000.00 Completed
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Kynect 01-Aug-2019 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
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Petra Nova 01-Dec-2016 00000 0000000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
Heliogen 11-Mar-2016 00000 00000 00 00.000 Completed
  • 4 buyers
PHR Holdings 30-Jul-2015 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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NRG Energy FAQs

  • When was NRG Energy founded?

    NRG Energy was founded in 1989.

  • Where is NRG Energy headquartered?

    NRG Energy is headquartered in Houston, TX.

  • What is the size of NRG Energy?

    NRG Energy has 18,131 total employees.

  • What industry is NRG Energy in?

    NRG Energy’s primary industry is Electric Utilities.

  • Is NRG Energy a private or public company?

    NRG Energy is a Public company.

  • What is NRG Energy’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for NRG Energy is NRG.

  • What is the current stock price of NRG Energy?

    As of 12-Apr-2024 the stock price of NRG Energy is $73.93.

  • What is the current market cap of NRG Energy?

    The current market capitalization of NRG Energy is $15.9B.

  • What is NRG Energy’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for NRG Energy is $28.8B.

  • Who are NRG Energy’s competitors?

    AES, OGE Energy, Duke Energy, Xcel Energy, and DTE Energy are some of the 34 competitors of NRG Energy.

  • What is NRG Energy’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    NRG Energy’s EPS for 12 months was -$1.12.

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