October 2002 - Green Mountain Energy Company and Hometown Connections International, a majority-owned subsidiary of the American Public Power Association (APPA), announced an exclusive partnership to provide a national green power program designed specifically for public power utilities. Public power utilities serve more than 40 million people or about 15% of the nation's electricity consumers.
Under the agreement, Green Mountain Energy will provide interested public power utilities with electricity products generated from renewable energy sources, such as wind, hydropower, biomass, geothermal, and landfill gas to be used in utility green pricing programs. The company will also offer a range of sales and marketing services to the utilities.
News Release - Green Mountain Energy Company and Hometown Connections Announce Exclusive Marketing Partnership to Offer 100 Percent Renewable Electricity Programs To Public Power Utilities That Serve About 15 Percent of the Nation's Electricity Consumers
Green Mountain Contact: Marci Grossman (512) 691-6310
Hometown Connections Contact: Dennis Melton (970) 871-1075