NRG Energy, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend, Increased by 33%
PRINCETON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend on the Companys common stock of 12 cents per share, or 48 cents per share on an annualized basis, an increase of 33% since the last quarterly dividend. The dividend is payable May 15, 2013 to shareholders of record as of May 1, 2013.
NRG is at the forefront of changing how people think about and use energy. We deliver cleaner and smarter energy choices for our customers, backed by the nations largest independent power generation portfolio of fossil fuel, nuclear, solar and wind facilities. A Fortune 300 company, NRG is challenging the U.S. energy industry by becoming the largest developer of solar power, building the first privately-funded electric vehicle charging infrastructure, and providing customers with the most advanced smart energy solutions to better manage their energy use. In addition to 47,000 megawatts of generation capacity, enough to supply nearly 40 million homes, our retail electricity providers Reliant, Green Mountain Energy and Energy Plus serve more than two million customers. More information is available at www.nrgenergy.com. Connect with NRG Energy on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @nrgenergy.
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