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Calpine – Houston – “717 Texas Ave”

Headquarters Houston, TX
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (CPN)
Industry Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
Revenue $5 to $10 billion (USD) per year

Calpine may get hot, but it also knows how to blow off some steam. The independent power producer and marketer controls 27,490 MW of generating capacity through interests in more than 90 primarily natural gas-fired power plants in 20 US states and Canada. This fleet also includes 15 geothermal power plants in California. Calpine, the leading geothermal power producer in North America, owns 725 MW of capacity at the largest geothermal facility in the US -- the Geysers in northern California, where electricity is produced from natural steam, and which accounts for more than... More

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Employees say it's “OK”   51 ratings


76% Approve of the CEO   21 ratings

Calpine President, CEO, and Director Jack A. Fusco

Jack A. Fusco

President, CEO, and Director


  Current Employee

Pros: Very nice environment to work in. Company tries to promote a professional and relaxing atmosphere. It's a good place to start a career in the industry. Full Review

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Business Analyst at Calpine (student candidate)

No Offer – Reviewed Apr 6, 2014

Interview Details – MBA recruiting. One person interviewing on campus. He was personable. He asked GMAT style probability questions to gauge my mathematical ability. Things like you have x number of socks, y of which are blue. How many pairs should i remove to achieve q probability. Lots of industry questions. I…Full Interview

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on how many doses of antiviral i would need to take to have 90% confidence i was protected from some disease where antivirals had 50% chance of protecting from virus Answer Question

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Barron's 500, Barron's, 2009

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