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CORRECTED-Agera Energy files for bankruptcy protection

(Corrects headline, paragraph 1 to say Agera Energy, which filed for bankruptcy protection, is not a unit of Exelon Corp)

Oct 4 (Reuters) - Agera Energy said on Friday it had filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and had agreed to sell its retail assets to Constellation, a unit of Exelon Corp.

The bankruptcy protection has been filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of New York. (Reporting by Arundhati Sarkar in Bengaluru)