On Friday, January 18, executives and guests of Calpine Corporation will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to mark the company’s fifth anniversary of trading on the NYSE. To mark the occasion, Chief Executive Officer Jack A. Fusco will ring the NYSE Closing Bell to celebrate the company’s accomplishments since 2008, which include delivering operational excellence, achieving strategic repositioning and strengthening the company's balance sheet. Mr. Fusco was named Best CEO in the electric industry by Institutional Investor
in 2012 and is a nominee for Best IR by a CEO among all mid-cap companies in the 2013 IR Magazine
About Calpine Corporation (NYSE: CPN)
Calpine Corporation generates more electricity than any other independent power producer in America yet consistently emits fewer greenhouse gasses and other EPA-regulated air emissions per megawatt hour than our competitors. Our fleet of 92 power plants in operation or under construction represents nearly 27,000 megawatts of generation capacity and consumes 5% of all natural gas produced in America. Serving customers in 20 states and Canada, we specialize in developing, constructing, owning and operating natural gas-fired and renewable geothermal power plants that use advanced technologies to generate power in a low-carbon and environmentally responsible manner. Our clean, reliable geothermal assets make Calpine the largest renewable power provider in California. Our clean, efficient, modern and flexible fleet is uniquely positioned to benefit from the secular trends affecting our industry, including the abundant and affordable supply of clean natural gas, stricter environmental regulation, aging power generation infrastructure and the increasing need for power plants capable of flexible dispatch to help successfully integrate intermittent renewables into the grid to assure reliability of electric supply. Please visit www.calpine.com
to learn more about why Calpine is a generation ahead – today.
Friday, January 18, 2013
NYSE Security Checkpoint/Tent at corner of Exchange Place and Broad Street
3:30 p.m. Media escorted into the building for bell ringing
4:00 p.m. The Closing Bell rings
Media interested in covering the bell ringing MUST contact Annmarie Gioia at 212.656.5437 or email@example.com.
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