Accent Energy Announces Acquisition of Texas-based Dynowatt

Acquisition Increases Accent Energy's Growth Rate

Jan 19, 2007, 00:00 ET from Accent Energy

    DUBLIN, Ohio, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Accent Energy, an independent
 provider of electricity, natural gas and green power announced today that
 it acquired the assets of Dynowatt, a retail electricity provider based in
 Houston, Texas. The company will operate as Dynowatt powered by Accent
 Energy and focus on providing electricity to residential customers in
     "This acquisition enabled us to immediately establish ourselves as a
 residential electricity provider in Texas by leveraging Dynowatt, a known
 and respected name," said Lance Schneier, Accent Energy Chairman and CEO.
 "We were very impressed with the growth Dynowatt achieved in the highly
 competitive Texas market and their innovative programs for acquiring
 customers and maintaining customer satisfaction."
     Accent Energy has served commercial customers in Texas for more than
 two years. With this acquisition, Accent Energy now becomes one of the
 larger independent retail electric providers in Texas.
     Accent Energy began operations in January 2002 with 3,500 customers and
 today serves both natural gas and electricity customers in California, New
 York and Texas. The company has roots dating back twenty-five years when
 Schneier pioneered the idea of energy deregulation. He established Yankee
 Resources, Inc., often referred to as the first independent natural gas
 marketing company. Accent Energy attributes its significant growth to
 focusing on the customer experience and offering customers innovative
 choices to better manage their energy costs.
     About Accent Energy
     Accent Energy is the leading energy services company that supplies
 electricity, natural gas and green power to commercial and residential
 customers. Twenty-five years ago, our founder led the way toward
 deregulation of the energy industry because he believed that customers
 should be able to choose their energy supplier. Today, our innovative
 programs empower people to make smart energy choices. Headquartered in
 Dublin, Ohio, Accent Energy serves customers in California, New York and
 Texas. Visit to learn more.
     Lisa Imondi
     Accent Energy
     6065 Memorial Drive
     Dublin, Ohio 43017
     (614) 602-4846

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