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NRG Awards & Accolades

NRG Energy continues to receive recognition for our corporate achievements, committed employees and efforts in the communities we serve.


Civic 50 honors NRG for community engagement
NRG was honored in 2013 by our first-time inclusion in the Civic 50, which recognizes the top publicly traded companies for civic engagement.


NRG's Human Resources
Congratulations to NRG's Human Resources department for being awarded "HR Department of the Year" in the Philadelphia Metropolitan area. Our HR team was recognized for the growth and change they produce and manage within NRG.




Three of NRG's solar projects won industry excellence awards in 2012.
Agua Caliente was named Solar Project of the Year by Renewable Energy World, a leading industry magazine, and PV Project of the Year by Solar Power Generation USA, the industry's leading utility-scale solar power conference. Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating Station was named CSP Project of the Year by Solar Power Generation USA. Among distributed solar projects, Arizona State University's PowerParasolâ„¢ was recognized by Engineering News-Record (ENR) Southwest Best Projects 2012 with the Green Project - Award of Merit.


Texas Workforce Board Awards NRG
The Heart of Texas Workforce Development Board gave NRG its Outstanding Community Initiative Award for our Limestone plant's Area Technical Center in Jewett, Texas.


Platts Global Energy Company of the Year & "Deal of the Year" Award
NRG is a past recipient of the energy industry's highest awards, the Platts Global Energy awards, for Energy Company of the Year, Industry Leadership, and Deal of the Year.


NRG Listed on S&P 500
Standard and Poor's lists NRG Energy in the S&P 500 Index, which includes 500 leading companies in leading industries of the U.S. economy.


NRG Receives Historical Preservation Award
The Texas Historical Commission commended NRG for supporting archaeological excavation on our property near the San Jacinto Battleground.


New Jersey Award for Excellence
The New Jersey Business & Industry Association (NJBIA) awarded NRG the Award for Excellence in the Enterprise category for job creation.


NRG Wins White House Award
NRG was the only private sector company recognized with the White House Coastal America Partnership Award for our work on North Deer Island, Texas.


Nature Conservancy Honors NRG
NRG received the prestigious Corporate Conservation Leadership Award from the Nature Conservancy of Texas, which recognized our community leadership, commitment to the environment and our ecocenter in Baytown, TX.



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