Hudson Energy

April 04, 2011 06:00 ET

Hudson Energy Launches Operations in Ontario, Canada

NEW YORK, NEW YORK--(Marketwire - April 4, 2011) - Hudson Energy, a leading business to business supplier of electric and natural gas commodity in the United States has announced an expansion of its operations into Canada. Hudson Energy will officially begin marketing in Canada under the Hudson brand on April 4, 2011 in Ontario.

Hudson Energy is a specialist in fixed and index products, providing small to large volume businesses with energy supply solutions that balance their unique needs and tolerance to market volatility. Hudson Energy currently supplies over 7,500 GWh of power across its electricity markets and close to 160 million therms (or 16 million GJ) of natural gas.

"We are very excited to be expanding the Hudson footprint into the Canadian market with best in class service and reliability," said Ken Hartwick, CEO and President of Just Energy, parent company of Hudson Energy. "Whether we're serving a small business or a large commercial enterprise, Hudson's proven team of industry experts has the experience and expertise to help business owners simplify their energy costs so they can focus on keeping their business competitive."

Customers that sign on with Hudson Energy benefit from a dedicated and responsive account management team; customized pricing based on customers' historical usage; and leading-edge proprietary technology that ensures real time pricing. Customers can be sure that they're partnering with an established energy supplier with the ability to meet their long and short-term energy supply needs.

In addition, Hudson's green energy programs provide businesses with an opportunity to play a leadership role in the movement towards sustainability, without having to change the way they do business. Hudson's green energy options provide an affordable way for businesses to support the environment while enhancing their corporate reputation through carbon offsets and renewable energy generation.

Hudson partners with independent energy consultants, brokers as well as directly with customers. Sales associates who are interested in working with Hudson should contact the Hudson Sales Team at 1.855.552.5551.

About Hudson Energy:

Since 2002, Hudson Energy has been a specialist in providing fixed price and index energy products. With over 125,000 commercial, as well as residential customers, Hudson Energy is one of the fastest growing business to business suppliers of electric and natural gas commodity in North America. Large and small business owners alike look to Hudson Energy to provide predictability and budget certainty for their energy purchases in a volatile energy market. Hudson Energy is a part of Just Energy Group Inc., a publicly traded Corporation (TSX:JE) with annual revenue in excess of $2 billion. Visit Hudson Energy at www.hudsonenergy.net.

About Just Energy:

Just Energy is one of North America's leading electricity and natural gas retailers with offices in Canada and the U.S. Through its affiliates under its parent, Just Energy Group Inc, a publicly traded corporation (TSX:JE), Just Energy provides more than 1.6 million residential, commercial and small industrial customers with the peace of mind that comes from knowing that they are protected from energy price volatility. In addition, through National Home Services, Just Energy sells and rents high efficiency and tankless water heaters, and through its subsidiary Terra Grain Fuels, produces and sells wheat-based ethanol. Just Energy is poised to become an industry leader in providing environmentally responsible energy supply solutions to consumers across North America. To learn more about Just Energy please visit www.justenergy.com.

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