Discover ENGIE activities in the USA
ENGIE operates in the United States through its subsidiary GDF SUEZ Energy North America. The group manages a wide range of energy activities in the U.S.: distribution and sale of natural gas and liquefied natural gas (LNG), electricity and cogeneration production through natural gas and renewable sources, electricity sales and related services to commercial and industrial customers, and finally, smart solutions of energy management.
Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)
In May 2013, ENGIE (16.6%), in connection with Sempra (50.2%), Mitsubishi (16.6%) and Mitsui (16.6%), signed with Cameron LNG a liquefaction and regasification agreement. The third largest importer in the world,with significant activities in Europe and the U.S., ENGIE is increasing its long-term liquefaction supply by four million metric tons per annum (mpta) through this agreement, strengthening its position in the global energy sector to 20 mtpa.
Production and sale of electricity
In the United States, ENGIE operates a portfolio of power and cogeneration plants with a capacity of about 11,500 MW. Power generation fueled by natural gas is supplemented by renewable energy: hydro, biomass, and solar. Together, these facilities allow the company to be a major commercial and industrial electric power supplier in various parts of the U.S. under both short- and long term contracts. Meanwhile, the group also provides retail electricity and related services to large andsmall businesses and now residential customers, helping them to better manage their consumption and budget.
Through its subsidiary Cofely, ENGIE offers smart energy management solutions to commercial and industrial customers throughout North America. Cofely offers complete solutions for managing energy bills and other services, allowing the purchase of energy at the best price, optimizing plant operation, and improving energy efficiency through data management. The company serves 700,000 customer locations.