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Calpine Corporation is the largest generator of electricity from natural gas and geothermal resources in the United States,[3] with operations in competitive power markets.

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Calpine Corporation
Company typePrivate
Founded1984; 40 years ago (1984)
FounderPeter Cartwright
Key people
  • Thad Hill (CEO)
  • Thad Miller (CFO)
RevenueIncrease US$10.072 billion (2019)[1]
Increase US$770 million (2019)[1]
Total assetsUS$16.062 billion (2018)[1]
Number of employees
2,256 (2019)[1]
Footnotes / references

A Fortune 500 company based in Houston, Texas,[1] the company is owned by an affiliate of Energy Capital Partners and a consortium of other investors, including Access Industries Inc. and the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board.

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