The Big Cajun II Generating Station in New Roads, La., has received the highest level of recognition, Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star status, for exemplary workplace health and safety efforts from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Big Cajun II is part of Louisiana Generating, a subsidiary of NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG).
NRG is at the forefront of changing how people think about and use energy. A Fortune 500 company, NRG has nearly 26,000 megawatts of generation capacity—including more than 2,400 in Louisiana that can supply the power needs of more than 2 million homes. NRG is a pioneer in developing cleaner and smarter energy choices for our customers: whether as one of the largest solar power developers in the country, or by building the first privately funded electric vehicle charging infrastructure or by giving customers the latest smart energy solutions to better manage their energy use. More information is available at www.nrgenergy.com.Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/cgi-bin/mmg.cgi?eid=50376033&lang=en