NRG - NRG Energy, Inc.

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NRG Energy, Inc.

804 Carnegie Center
Princeton, NJ 08540
United States

IndustryUtilities - Independent Power Producers
Full Time Employees5,940

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Mauricio GutierrezPres, CEO & DirectorN/AN/A1971
Mr. Kirkland B. AndrewsExec. VP & CFON/AN/A1968
Ms. Elizabeth KillingerExec. VP & Pres of NRG RetailN/AN/A1970
Mr. Barry T. SmithermanConsultant130kN/A1958
Mr. David Russell HillAdvisorN/AN/A1964
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


NRG Energy, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an integrated power company in the United States. The company is involved in the generation of electricity using fossil fuel and nuclear sources. The company provides electricity to 2.9 million residential, commercial, and industrial consumers; system power, distributed generation, solar and wind products, backup generation, storage and distributed solar, demand response, energy efficiency, and on-site energy solutions; and carbon management and specialty services. In addition, it owns, operates, and develops solar and wind power projects; develops, constructs, and finances a range of solutions for utilities, schools, municipalities, and commercial markets; and trades in electric power, natural gas, and related commodity and financial products, including forwards, futures, options, and swaps. Further, the company transacts and trades in fuel and transportation services; directly sells energy, services, and products and services to retail customers under the NRG, Reliant, and other names; and provides steam, hot water, and chilled water, as well as electricity to commercial businesses, universities, hospitals, and governmental units. It operates natural gas, coal, Uranium, oil, solar, wind, fossil fuel, and nuclear plants with generation capacity of 30,000 megawatts. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey.

Corporate Governance

NRG Energy, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of November 1, 2018 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 3.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.