NRG Energy is an integrated power generation and supply company in the United States. The Company’s core businesses include wholesale conventional generation, retail electricity including personal power solutions and Business Solutions, contracted generation owned by NRG Yield, Inc. and renewable utility scale and distributed generation assets. NRG Energy’s wholesale power generation business includes the Company's wholesale operations including plant operations, commercial operations, EPC, energy services and other critical related functions. In addition to the traditional functions, the wholesale power generation business also includes NRG’s conventional distributed generation business, consisting of reliability, combined heat and power and large-scale distributed generation. Retail provides energy and related services, as well as personal power to Mass Market consumers through various brands and sales channels across the U.S. The Company’s renewables business focuses on the acquisition, development and operation and maintenance of utility scale wind and solar, community solar and distributed solar generation assets as well as the management and operations of the renewable generation assets.

Company Growth (employees)
Princeton, US
Size (employees)
8,763 (est)
NRG Energy was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Princeton, US

Key People/Management at NRG Energy

Mauricio Gutierrez

Mauricio Gutierrez

President and Chief Executive Officer
Kirkland Andrews

Kirkland Andrews

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Michael Bramnick

Michael Bramnick

Senior Vice President & Chief Compliance Officer

NRG Energy Office Locations

NRG Energy has offices in Princeton, Houston, Waukegan, Mojave and in 35 other locations
Princeton, US (HQ)
804 Carnegie Center
Houston, US
1201 Fannin St
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NRG Energy Financials and Metrics

NRG Energy Financials

NRG Energy's revenue was reported to be $12.4 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

2.7 b

Gross profit (Q2, 2017)

864 m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2017), %


Net income (Q2, 2017)

(642 m)

Market capitalization (22-Dec-2017)

9.1 b

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

752 m
NRG Energy's current market capitalization is $9.1 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


11.3 b15.9 b14.7 b12.4 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

8.1 b11.8 b10.8 b8.6 b

Gross profit

3.2 b4.1 b3.9 b3.8 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


3.5 b3.5 b3.6 b4.6 b3.8 b3.4 b4.4 b3.2 b2.6 b4 b2.8 b2.7 b

Cost of goods sold

2.4 b2.7 b2.8 b3.3 b3.1 b2.4 b3 b2.2 b1.8 b2.8 b2.1 b1.8 b

Gross profit

1.1 b753 m804 m1.3 b764 m963 m1.4 b1 b882 m1.2 b634 m864 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


2.3 b2.1 b1.5 b2 b


898 m1.2 b1.3 b1.1 b

Current Assets

7.6 b8.6 b7.4 b6.4 b


17.9 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


2.1 b3.2 b1.5 b2 b2.2 b2.1 b2.3 b1.7 b1.4 b2.4 b1.5 b752 m

Accounts Receivable

1.4 b974 m1.2 b


861 m781 m996 m1.1 b1.1 b1.2 b1.1 b1.2 b1.1 b1 b1.1 b713 m

Current Assets

7.2 b8.4 b7.8 b7.9 b8.1 b8 b8.1 b7.3 b6.4 b7 b5.4 b4.5 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(352 m)132 m(6.4 b)(891 m)


(11 m)(245 m)(26 m)134 m

Accounts Payable

275 m(12 m)(218 m)(27 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

1.3 b1.5 b1.3 b2.1 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Net Income

(67 m)(136 m)(145 m)(78 m)(229 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

318 m335 m386 m375 m395 m791 m1.2 b313 m622 m979 m300 m517 m

Cash From Operating Activities

458 m1.4 b873 m1.7 b(68 m)74 m

Capital Expenditures

(583 m)(889 m)(279 m)(622 m)(898 m)(268 m)(542 m)
Y, 2017

Financial Leverage

7.2 x
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NRG Energy Median Salaries

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