Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
utilities and power generation
Subsidy Total: 
$37,921,177,164
Number of Awards: 
3,199
Time Period: 

Earliest year of data: 1991. Availability of data for earlier years varies greatly from program to program. The majority of the listings for this industry are for the period since 2011.

Notes: 

The dollar total above adjusts for the fact that there is an overlap between the amounts in one or more Megadeal entries and those of one or more of the other entries. The total includes only those entries matched to a parent company. The industry designation is the primary one for the parent's operations overall. Dollar totals do not include awards for which no subsidy value is disclosed.


Top 10 Parent CompaniesTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
NRG Energy$3,889,197,400240
Sempra Energy$3,361,530,95833
NextEra Energy$2,697,269,35251
Southern Company$2,345,400,98194
Iberdrola$2,287,574,69499
Summit Power$1,979,911,3718
SCS Energy$1,590,807,7859
Duke Energy$1,243,735,74856
Exelon$933,929,37474
OGE Energy$795,624,58810


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Company Parent Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Valuesort icon Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Sempra Energy Sempra Energy Louisiana local 2013 $2,194,868,648 MEGADEAL
Cameron LNG, LLC Sempra Energy Louisiana state 2013 $2,194,750,421 property tax abatement
Cameron LNG, LLC Sempra Energy Louisiana state 2016 $778,560,000 property tax abatement
AMEREN ENERGY RESOURCES COMPANY Ameren United States federal 2010 $589,744,000 federal grant
Clean Coal Power Operations (KY) LLC Clean Coal Power Operations Kentucky state 2008 $550,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Dominion Cove Point LLC Dominion Energy Maryland local 2013 $506,000,000 MEGADEAL
SUMMIT TEXAS CLEAN ENERGY, LLC Summit Power United States federal 2017 $354,752,974 federal grant
PETRA NOVA PARISH HOLDINGS LLC NRG Energy United States federal 2017 $352,436,295 federal grant
PETRA NOVA PARISH HOLDINGS LLC NRG Energy United States federal 2018 $352,436,295 federal grant
Summit Texas Clean Energy LLC Summit Power United States federal 2009 $350,000,000 federal grant
HYDROGEN ENERGY CALIFORNIA LLC SCS Energy United States federal 2017 $336,653,785 federal grant
SCS Energy California, LLC SCS Energy United States federal 2013 $334,500,000 federal allocated tax credit
STCE Holdings, LLC Summit Power United States federal 2013 $324,000,000 federal allocated tax credit
Summit Texas Clean Energy, LLC Summit Power United States federal 2010 $313,436,000 federal allocated tax credit
Hydrogen Energy California LLC SCS Energy United States federal 2009 $308,000,000 federal grant
Genesis Solar, LLC NextEra Energy United States federal 2014 $306,240,000 federal grant
AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER SERVICE CORPORATION American Electric Power United States federal 2010 $305,000,000 federal grant
High Plains Ranch II LLC NRG Energy United States federal 2014 $285,012,000 federal grant
Mississippi Power Company Southern Company United States federal 2010 $279,000,000 federal allocated tax credit
Areva EDF-Electricite de France Idaho multiple 2008 $276,000,000 MEGADEAL
Tonopah Solar Energy, LLC SolarReserve United States federal 2017 $275,649,689 federal grant
Southern Company Services Southern Company United States federal 2004 $270,000,000 federal grant
SUMMIT TEXAS CLEAN ENERGY, LLC Summit Power United States federal 2010 $238,902,555 federal grant
Puget Sound Energy, Inc. Puget Sound Energy United States federal 2012 $233,935,991 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC Southern Company United States federal 2007 $229,623,279 federal grant
NUSCALE POWER INC NuScale Power United States federal 2018 $224,479,989 federal grant
NUSCALE POWER INC NuScale Power United States federal 2019 $224,479,988 federal grant
Windy Flats Partners, LLC Cannon Power United States federal 2010 $218,482,326 federal grant
SUMMIT TEXAS CLEAN ENERGY, LLC Summit Power United States federal 2010 $215,598,000 federal grant
Duke Energy Duke Energy Indiana local 2006 $204,000,000 MEGADEAL
HYDROGEN ENERGY CALIFORNIA LLC SCS Energy United States federal 2010 $200,000,000 federal grant
BALTIMORE GAS AND ELECTRIC COMPANY Exelon United States federal 2010 $200,000,000 federal grant
CENTERPOINT ENERGY HOUSTON ELECTRIC, LLC CenterPoint Energy United States federal 2010 $200,000,000 federal grant
DUKE ENERGY BUSINESS SERVICES LLC Duke Energy United States federal 2010 $200,000,000 federal grant
FLORIDA POWER & LIGHT COMPANY NextEra Energy United States federal 2010 $200,000,000 federal grant
PECO ENERGY COMPANY Exelon United States federal 2010 $200,000,000 federal grant
PROGRESS ENERGY SERVICE COMPANY, LLC Duke Energy United States federal 2010 $200,000,000 federal grant
Desert Sunlight 300 NextEra Energy United States federal 2015 $198,104,953 federal grant
Imperial Valley Solar 1, LLC AES Corp. United States federal 2014 $197,594,062 federal grant
NRG South Texas LP NRG Energy Texas local 2016 $194,696,250 property tax abatement
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC Southern Company United States federal 2018 $187,035,889 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC Southern Company United States federal 2018 $187,035,889 federal grant
Solar Partners VIII, LLC NRG Energy United States federal 2014 $180,911,450 federal grant
Solar Partners I, LLC NRG Energy United States federal 2014 $180,713,098 federal grant
Solar Partners II, LLC NRG Energy United States federal 2014 $174,080,773 federal grant
Blue Creek Wind Farm LLC Iberdrola United States federal 2012 $172,688,076 federal grant
Streator-Cayuga Ridge Wind Power LLC Iberdrola United States federal 2010 $170,115,870 federal grant
South Hurlburt Wind, LLC Caithness Energy United States federal 2012 $169,477,450 federal grant
Horseshoe Bend Wind, LLC Caithness Energy United States federal 2012 $169,276,387 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. Southern Company United States federal 2010 $164,527,160 federal grant
American Water Works Company American Water Works New Jersey state 2015 $164,200,000 MEGADEAL
Mesquite Solar 1, LLC Sempra Energy United States federal 2013 $163,755,627 federal grant
Desert Sunlight 250 NextEra Energy United States federal 2015 $162,363,054 federal grant
NRG ENERGY, INC. NRG Energy United States federal 2010 $158,506,624 federal grant
REC Silicon REC Silicon United States federal 2010 $154,896,429 federal allocated tax credit
NRG Energy Inc. NRG Energy United States federal 2009 $154,000,000 federal grant
North Hurlburt Wind, LLC Caithness Energy United States federal 2012 $152,795,960 federal grant
Cash Creek Generation, LLC Erora Group Kentucky state 2008 $150,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Cash Creek Generation Erora Group Kentucky state 2008 $150,000,000 MEGADEAL
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. Southern Company United States federal 2018 $149,999,941 federal grant
OGE ENERGY CORP AND SUBS OGE Energy Oklahoma state 2015 $147,966,122 tax credit/rebate
Big Sky Wind, LLC EverPower United States federal 2011 $143,898,753 federal grant
NRG South Texas LP NRG Energy Texas local 2017 $142,762,480 property tax abatement
OGE ENERGY CORP AND SUBS OGE Energy Oklahoma state 2013 $142,724,945 tax credit/rebate
FPL Energy Illinois Wind, LLC NextEra Energy United States federal 2010 $137,256,969 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES INC Southern Company United States federal 2016 $136,672,000 federal grant
CONSOLIDATED EDISON COMPANY OF NEW YORK, INC. Consolidated Edison United States federal 2010 $136,170,899 federal grant
Golden Valley Electric Assocation Golden Valley Electric Association Alaska state 1991 $135,664,000 infrastructure assistance
HYDROGEN ENERGY CALIFORNIA LLC SCS Energy United States federal 2010 $133,000,000 federal grant
OGE ENERGY CORP AND SUBS OGE Energy Oklahoma state 2014 $132,282,173 tax credit/rebate
CSOLAR IV South, LLC Tenaska United States federal 2014 $132,252,326 federal grant
Manzana Wind LLC Iberdrola United States federal 2013 $130,111,169 federal grant
OKLAHOMA GAS AND ELECTRIC COMPANY OGE Energy United States federal 2010 $130,000,000 federal grant
California Ridge Wind Energy LLC Invenergy United States federal 2012 $127,699,997 federal grant
SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES, INC. Southern Company United States federal 2018 $124,903,222 federal grant
Arlington Valley Solar Energy II, LLC LS Power United States federal 2014 $124,336,468 federal grant
Florida Power & Light Company NextEra Energy United States federal 2011 $123,767,270 federal grant
ORNI 18 LLC Ormat Technologies United States federal 2013 $122,970,821 federal grant
E.ON Climate & Renewables North America Inc. E.ON United States federal 2009 $121,903,306 federal grant
Marble River, LLC AES Corp. United States federal 2013 $120,242,739 federal grant
NEXTERA ENERGY CAPITAL HOLDINGS INC NextEra Energy Oklahoma state 2015 $119,334,074 tax credit/rebate
ENERDEL, INC. EnerDel United States federal 2010 $118,423,163 federal grant
Pacific Gas & Electric Company PG&E Corp. United States federal 2012 $117,381,092 federal grant
Bishop Hill Energy LLC Invenergy United States federal 2012 $117,216,098 federal grant
Gainesville Renewable Energy Center, LLC Energy Management Inc. United States federal 2014 $116,828,699 federal grant
EC&R Papalote Creek I, LLC E.ON United States federal 2010 $116,488,658 federal grant
Blackstone Wind Farm II LLC EDP-Energias de Portugal United States federal 2012 $116,472,864 federal grant
Ocotillo Express LLC Pattern Energy United States federal 2013 $115,890,946 federal grant
Penascal Wind Power LLC Iberdrola United States federal 2009 $114,071,646 federal grant
Meadow Lake Wind Farm LLC EDP-Energias de Portugal United States federal 2009 $113,181,518 federal grant
Entergy Louisiana, LLC - Ninemile Point Entergy Louisiana local 2014 $111,007,476 property tax abatement
Entergy Louisiana, LLC - Ninemile Point Entergy Louisiana local 2014 $111,007,476 MEGADEAL
Leaning Juniper Wind Power II, LLC Iberdrola United States federal 2011 $110,997,989 federal grant
Top of the World Wind Energy LLC Duke Energy United States federal 2011 $110,725,419 federal grant
Penascal II Wind Project LLC Iberdrola United States federal 2010 $108,789,503 federal grant
Lost Creek Wind, LLC NTR United States federal 2012 $108,775,260 federal grant
Cedro Hill Edison International United States federal 2011 $108,197,943 federal grant
PPL Holtwood, LLC PPL Corp. United States federal 2014 $108,156,436 federal grant
Buffalo Ridge II LLC Iberdrola United States federal 2011 $108,005,692 federal grant
Puget Sound Energy, Inc. Puget Sound Energy United States federal 2014 $107,875,804 federal grant
Panther Creek Wind Farm, LLC E.ON United States federal 2010 $107,636,117 federal grant
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