Retail Energy Supply Association Welcomes Green Mountain Energy Company As Its Newest Member

Harrisburg, PA (April 6, 2009) – The Retail Energy Supply Association (RESA), a leading trade association of retail energy suppliers committed to the advocacy of vibrant and sustainable competitive retail energy markets, today announced the addition of Green Mountain Energy Company (Green Mountain) to the Association’s membership, increasing the Association’s total membership to 12 companies.


“Today, it is a great honor for me to welcome Green Mountain as RESA’s newest member,” said Jay Kooper, President of RESA. “For well over a decade Green Mountain has proven itself as an industry leader in using customer choice to provide value to customers who seek and demand cleaner, affordable electricity products and services. The member companies of RESA look forward to many years of having Green Mountain provide that same leadership and wise counsel as a valued member of our Association.”


Green Mountain is one of the nation’s leading retail providers of cleaner energy and carbon offset solutions to residential and business customers. Green Mountain offers these clean energy solutions through restructured energy markets and partnerships in Texas, New York, New Jersey and Oregon. Green Mountain’s carbon offset products are available nationwide. Green Mountain is based in Austin, Texas.

About RESA

RESA’s members include Commerce Energy, Consolidated Edison Solutions, Inc., Direct Energy Services, LLC, Gexa Energy, Green Mountain Energy Company, Hess Corporation, Integrys Energy Services, Inc., Liberty Power, Reliant Energy Retail Services, LLC, Sempra Energy Solutions LLC, SUEZ Energy Resources NA, Inc., and U.S. Energy Savings Corp. For more information, contact RESA Executive Director Tracy McCormick at (717) 566-5405 or go to

About Green Mountain Energy Company

Green Mountain, the nation’s leading provider of cleaner energy and carbon offset solutions, was founded in Vermont in 1997 “to change the way power is made.” The company is the longest serving green power marketer in the U.S. and was ranked the highest in residential customer satisfaction with retail electric service in Texas by J.D. Power and Associates.1 Green Mountain offers consumers and businesses the choice of cleaner electricity products from renewable sources such as wind and water and carbon offset products through its BeGreen division ( Green Mountain customers have collectively helped avoid over 4.1 million tons of CO2 emissions. For more information, visit


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RESA: PO Box 6089 Harrisburg PA 17112 Tel: 717-566-5405