Historical Electricity Pricing Data Now Available on GDF SUEZ Energy Resources Web Site

Information Helps Customers Plan for Future, Make Better Energy Decisions

Oct 27, 2011, 08:05 ET from GDF SUEZ Energy Resources NA

HOUSTON, Oct. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GDF SUEZ Energy Resources NA, one of the largest competitive retail electric providers in the country, announced today that historical ISO electricity pricing data is now available on its Web site, enabling commercial and industrial electricity buyers easier access to information that can help them make better educated energy contracting decisions in the future.  

The site offers daily, weekly, and monthly historical pricing trends on both a real-time and day-ahead basis for PJM, NYISO, ERCOT, MISO, and ISO-New England. The data can be found at http://www.gdfsuezpricing.com.  

With the new pricing data available in a centralized depository, businesses can:

  • Access ISO-specific information by utility distribution company, data type (i.e., hourly, monthly), and date range through a user-friendly, filterable dynamic form;
  • Get 15-minute historical data for ERCOT since the grid operator's transition to a nodal market; and
  • Export reports for data pulled or view the information on-screen.

GDF SUEZ Energy Resources has scheduled a live demonstration of the new capabilities via a webinar that will be held on November 16 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Eastern time.  To register for the webinar, go to www.gdfsuezenergyresources.com/webinar.

Also featured in the webinar will be Andy Weissman, publisher of Energy Business Watch, who will present his outlook, "Where electricity and power prices are headed."

"We are committed to providing electricity users the kind of knowledge that is critical to making sound energy choices for their businesses," said David Coffman, Vice President, Marketing, of GDF SUEZ Energy Resources. "Offering this enhanced level of pricing data is a reflection of that commitment. We are delivering high-value information that allows customers to plan for the future confidently, to minimize their risks, and to determine the products they need and the best time to buy them."

Additionally, GDF SUEZ Energy Resources is developing a free, mobile-optimized application that will make the pricing trends accessible through smart phones and similar devices.

GDF SUEZ Energy Resources NA is one of the largest non-residential retail energy suppliers in the U.S. and currently serves commercial and industrial customers in 12 markets: Delaware, Texas, Massachusetts, Maine, Maryland, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Illinois, Connecticut, Ohio, and Washington, D.C. The company serves over 73,000 accounts for customers having a peak demand ranging from 50 KW to more than 200 MW, with an estimated peak load totaling nearly 10,000 MW.

For more about GDF SUEZ Energy Resources, visit www.gdfsuezenergyresources.com or call 1-866-999-8374.  Follow GDF SUEZ Energy Resources on LinkedIn, Twitter: @GDFSUEZEnergy, and Facebook. GDF SUEZ Energy Resources is part of International Power, which in North America manages a range of energy businesses in the U.S., Mexico, and Canada, including electricity generation and cogeneration, natural gas and liquefied natural gas (LNG) distribution and sales, asset-based trading and origination, and retail energy sales and related services to commercial and industrial customers.

International Power is listed on the London Stock Exchange with ticker symbol IPR. GDF SUEZ holds a 70% interest in International Power plc. For more information, please visit www.iprplc-gdfsuez.com and www.gdfsuez.com.

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