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NRG Energy Overview

Princeton, NJ
5001 to 10000 employees
1992
Company - Public (NRG)
Energy
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Dynegy
NRG is leading a customer-driven change in the U.S. energy industry by delivering cleaner and smarter energy choices, while building on the strength of the nation’s largest and most diverse competitive power portfolio. A Fortune 200 company, we create value through ... Read more

Mission: Our mission is to safely provide reliable, cleaner power that enhances people’s lives and delivers value to our stakeholders. We provide employees and job candidates the opportunity to work together to find new and innovative ways to realize the potential of energy ... Read more

NRG Energy Reviews

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Mauricio Gutierrez
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  • "NRG Renew - Great company because of great people"

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    Former Employee - Senior Manager, Strategic Programs in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Manager, Strategic Programs in San Francisco, CA
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    Positive Outlook
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    I worked at NRG Energy full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Very sharp team (in SF), very collaborative, mission focused...This all applies to the green energy group based in San Francisco

    Cons

    virtually non other than that caused by the parent company bot being sure what to do with the renewables business

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NRG Energy Photos

NRG Energy photo of: Wind farms across the country, including the 947 MW Alta Wind Facility in Tehachapi, California, help make us the nation’s fifth-largest wind generator.
NRG Energy photo of: We realize the potential of energy by harnessing the diverse skills and perspectives of our employees.
NRG Energy photo of: We keep our customers first with a proactive approach to customer satisfaction and a willingness to listen.
NRG Energy photo of: Our employees help power a sustainable energy future through innovative projects across the U.S.
NRG Energy photo of: Our sustainable headquarters in Princeton, New Jersey, showcases the cleaner, diverse and highly efficient technologies that will help us create a sustainable energy future.
NRG Energy photo of: Simply put, we're the leading integrated energy company in the U.S. We power everything from homes to businesses – and yes, even this year's Big Game at NRG Stadium.
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NRG Energy Interviews

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    Lead Generator Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
    Accepted Offer
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    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at NRG Energy (Austin, TX) in June 2015.

    Interview

    My interview was brief and basically said since I was able to talk and wasn't too not shy... and i could hold a converation that I was hired and if i wanted the job. not saying that this was a bad experience bc i thought I did well. He didn't get to know me, he was basically just trying to full the open spots.

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NRG Energy Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Fastest Growing Companies, Fortune, 2009
  • Barron's 500, Barron's, 2009
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