Subsidy Tracker Parent Company Summary

Parent Company Name: 
NRG Energy
Ownership Structure: 
publicly traded (ticker symbol NRG)
Headquartered in: 
New Jersey
Major Industry: 
utilities and power generation
Specific Industry: 
energy generation
Subsidy SummarySubsidy ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local$787,030,754110
Federal (grants and allocated tax credits)$2,749,566,137127
TOTAL$3,536,596,891237
Loan / Bailout SummaryTotal Face ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local loans, bond financing and venture capital$00
Federal loans, loan guarantees and bailout assistance (not including repayments)$3,630,939,3004
TOTAL$3,630,939,3004
Time Period for State and Local Awards: 

Earliest year of data: 2000. Availability of data for earlier years varies greatly from program to program. The majority of the listings for this parent company are for the period since 2009.

Time Period for Federal Awards: 

FY2000 to the present

Notes: 

Dollar totals do not include awards for which no subsidy value is disclosed.

Associated Names: 

AEP PROPERTIES AND SOUTH TRENT WIND; AGUA CALIENTE SOLAR; ALTA WIND; AVENAL PARK; COTTONWOOD ENERGY LP; DUNKIRK POWER; EDISON MISSION ENERGY; EL MIRAGE ENERGY; ELBOW CREEK WIND PROJECT; FUSD ENERGY; GEOSTELLAR; GOAT MOUNTAIN WIND LP; GOAT WIND; GREGORY POWER PARTNERS LP; HIGH LONESOME MESA; HIGH PLAINS RANCH II; HUNTLEY POWER; LANGFORD WIND POWER; LONGHORN ENERGY; LOT 59; LOUISIANA GENERATING; MIDWEST GENERATION, LLC; NRG; NRG Energy; NRG SOLAR DANDAN; NRG STERLINGTON POWER; OSWEGO HARBOR POWER; [...]

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For a summary of this company's regulatory violations see its Violation Tracker summary page here.

For an overview of political contributions associated with this company, see its Follow the Money page.


Top 5 States for state/local awardsTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
Texas$417,691,65510
New York$303,453,62675
New Jersey$45,080,6002
Louisiana$20,244,38422
Illinois$560,4891

Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Valuesort icon Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
PETRA NOVA PARISH HOLDINGS LLC United States federal 2017 $352,436,295 federal grant
High Plains Ranch II LLC United States federal 2014 $285,012,000 federal grant
NRG South Texas LP Texas local 2016 $194,696,250 property tax abatement
Solar Partners VIII, LLC United States federal 2014 $180,911,450 federal grant
Solar Partners I, LLC United States federal 2014 $180,713,098 federal grant
Solar Partners II, LLC United States federal 2014 $174,080,773 federal grant
NRG ENERGY, INC. United States federal 2010 $158,506,624 federal grant
NRG Energy Inc. United States federal 2009 $154,000,000 federal grant
NRG South Texas LP Texas local 2017 $142,762,480 property tax abatement
Langford Wind Power, LLC United States federal 2010 $84,201,645 federal grant
Alta Wind VIII, LLC United States federal 2012 $84,117,894 federal grant
NRG Solar Alpine LLC United States federal 2014 $66,408,438 federal grant
South Trent Wind LLC United States federal 2010 $59,494,413 federal grant
High Lonesome Mesa, LLC United States federal 2010 $53,632,975 federal grant
Goat Mountain Wind LP Texas local 2008 $47,509,927 property tax abatement
Goat Wind, LP United States federal 2010 $38,499,056 federal grant
NRG Energy Inc. New Jersey state 2013 $37,520,000 tax credit/rebate
Alta Wind I Owner Lessor A United States federal 2011 $29,974,983 federal grant
Alta Wind I Owner Lessor B United States federal 2011 $29,974,983 federal grant
Alta Wind I Owner Lessor C United States federal 2011 $29,974,983 federal grant
Alta Wind I Owner Lessor D United States federal 2011 $29,974,983 federal grant
NRG Solar Borrego I LLC United States federal 2014 $29,767,920 federal grant
Alta Wind V Owner Lessor A United States federal 2011 $25,649,674 federal grant
Alta Wind V Owner Lessor B United States federal 2011 $25,649,674 federal grant
Alta Wind V Owner Lessor C United States federal 2011 $25,649,674 federal grant
Alta Wind V Owner Lessor D United States federal 2011 $25,649,674 federal grant
Sun City Project LLC United States federal 2011 $25,589,170 federal grant
NRG Solar Dandan LLC United States federal 2016 $24,495,786 federal grant
NRG Solar Avra Valley LLC United States federal 2013 $24,250,839 federal grant
Sand Drag LLC United States federal 2011 $24,055,078 federal grant
PETRA NOVA PARISH HOLDINGS LLC United States federal 2016 $23,328,000 federal grant
Alta Wind III Owner Lessor A United States federal 2011 $23,093,966 federal grant
Alta Wind III Owner Lessor B United States federal 2011 $23,093,966 federal grant
Alta Wind III Owner Lessor C United States federal 2011 $23,093,966 federal grant
Alta Wind III Owner Lessor D United States federal 2011 $23,093,966 federal grant
Alta Wind II Owner Lessor A United States federal 2011 $22,791,621 federal grant
Alta Wind II Owner Lessor B United States federal 2011 $22,791,621 federal grant
NRG Solar Roadrunner LLC United States federal 2012 $21,393,419 federal grant
RELIANT ENERGY RETAIL SERVICES, LLC United States federal 2010 $19,839,689 federal grant
TA-High Desert LLC United States federal 2014 $19,627,894 federal grant
SPP Fund III Master Tenant, LLC United States federal 2011 $18,373,223 federal grant
Alta Wind II Owner Lessor C United States federal 2011 $18,233,297 federal grant
NRG Solar Blythe LLC United States federal 2010 $18,093,939 federal grant
Alta Wind IV Owner Lessor A United States federal 2011 $15,482,478 federal grant
Alta Wind IV Owner Lessor B United States federal 2011 $15,482,478 federal grant
Alta Wind IV Owner Lessor C United States federal 2011 $15,482,478 federal grant
Alta Wind IV Owner Lessor D United States federal 2011 $15,482,478 federal grant
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2010 $15,133,831 enterprise zone
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2009 $14,610,315 enterprise zone
NRG Energy New York local 2015 $13,928,761 tax credit/rebate
Alta Wind II Owner Lessor D United States federal 2011 $13,674,973 federal grant
Alta Wind II Owner Lessor E United States federal 2011 $13,674,973 federal grant
NRG Energy New York local 2014 $13,156,358 tax credit/rebate
NRG Energy New York local 2013 $12,992,979 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2011 $11,952,950 enterprise zone
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2003 $11,921,141 enterprise zone
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2004 $11,195,176 enterprise zone
NRG SunCap LLC United States federal 2013 $11,062,844 federal grant
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2008 $10,411,334 enterprise zone
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2010 $10,378,943 enterprise zone
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2011 $10,378,943 enterprise zone
Elbow Creek Wind Project LLC Texas local 2008 $10,134,814 property tax abatement
Goat Wind LP (c/o Edison Mission Energy) Texas local 2008 $10,121,479 property tax abatement
NRG Lease Co LLC United States federal 2017 $9,561,740 federal grant
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2009 $9,404,438 enterprise zone
Louisiana Generating LLC Louisiana state 2016 $8,722,524 property tax abatement
NRG Energy Inc. New York state 2007 $8,627,699 enterprise zone
NRG SunCap LLC United States federal 2013 $8,385,643 federal grant
SPP Fund III Master Tenant, LLC United States federal 2011 $8,194,878 federal grant
Avenal Park LLC United States federal 2011 $8,101,823 federal grant
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2003 $7,700,000 enterprise zone
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2008 $7,583,406 enterprise zone
NRG, Energy, Inc. New Jersey state 2004 $7,560,600 grant
NRG Energy Inc. New York state 2006 $7,382,035 enterprise zone
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2004 $7,319,782 enterprise zone
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2005 $6,960,913 enterprise zone
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2012 $6,866,070 enterprise zone
NRG Energy Inc. New York state 2006 $6,602,043 enterprise zone
NRG Energy Inc. New York state 2006 $6,238,732 enterprise zone
NRG Energy Inc. New York state 2007 $6,213,349 enterprise zone
NRG Residential Solar Solutions LLC United States federal 2014 $6,168,937 federal grant
NRG Lease Co LLC United States federal 2016 $6,123,705 federal grant
NRG Energy New York local 2012 $6,108,207 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2005 $6,058,012 enterprise zone
NRG Energy Inc. New York state 2007 $5,916,133 enterprise zone
Louisiana Generating LLC Louisiana state 2015 $5,871,926 property tax abatement
NRG Energy, Inc. New York local 2016 $5,776,187 tax credit/rebate
NRG Energy Center Eagles LLC United States federal 2014 $5,378,040 federal grant
NRG Residential Solar Solutions LLC United States federal 2013 $5,371,226 federal grant
NRG Solar Community 1 LLC United States federal 2015 $5,259,649 federal grant
NRG Lease Co LLC United States federal 2017 $5,251,522 federal grant
Langford Wind Power, LLC Texas local 2009 $5,171,242 property tax abatement
South Trent Wind LLC Texas local 2009 $5,067,239 property tax abatement
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2013 $5,029,795 enterprise zone
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2012 $5,014,859 enterprise zone
NRG Solar Arrowhead LLC United States federal 2013 $4,680,000 federal grant
Oswego Harbor Power, LLC New York state 2005 $4,550,000 enterprise zone
NRG ENERGY, INC. United States federal 2010 $4,500,555 federal grant
NRG Lease Co LLC United States federal 2017 $4,266,312 federal grant
NRG Lease Co LLC United States federal 2017 $3,899,348 federal grant
NRG Energy, Inc. New York state 2005 $3,837,454 enterprise zone
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