Sodexo Selects Constellation to Provide Energy Procurement and Energy Management Services for U.S. Customers
April 10, 2013
Strategic collaboration offers integrated approach to purchasing competitive electricity and natural gas supply
GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 10, 2013 — Sodexo, Inc. has selected Constellation as its preferred competitive energy supplier for U.S. customers, as part of Sodexo’s Energy and Construction Services. In addition to electricity and natural gas supply through Constellation, Sodexo customers will have access to expanded energy products and services, including energy efficiency, load response, renewable energy certificates and onsite solar generation.
“Energy is typically among the top five operating costs for our customers, and we are committed to delivering integrated services that enhance their performance and improve quality of life,” said Randy Michael, senior director, energy management services, Sodexo. “We recognize that client energy management needs are diverse, and that they face pricing volatility within the energy markets. Through our collaboration with Constellation we will provide them with a more effective approach to buying and managing energy.”
Through Constellation, Sodexo customers may choose from a range of purchasing options for their competitive energy supply — from simple fixed price and index arrangements to a variety of blended solutions. Customers also have direct access to market intelligence and tools that help mitigate energy market risk.
“Constellation looks forward to working with Sodexo to meet customer procurement goals as well as developing and implementing strategies to better manage their overall energy use,” said Michael Wajsgras, director, channel development, Constellation. “An effective energy management strategy, aligned with budget and operating objectives, helps customers succeed.”
Operating in communities throughout North America, Sodexo is present at more than 6,000 sites and provides specialization in more than 100 types of services, from technical facilities and equipment management, to reception, concierge and cleaning, maintenance, safety and foodservice. It also delivers a combination of On-site Services, Benefits and Rewards Services and Personal and Home Services to companies, hospitals, schools, individuals and communities serving more than 15 million consumers daily.
For more information about energy procurement through Constellation, call 1-855-SodexoE or email email@example.com A brief video about energy solutions through Sodexo and Constellation is also available online.
Sodexo in North America
Sodexo, Inc. (www.sodexoUSA.com), leading Quality of Life services company in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico, delivers On-site Services in Corporate, Education, Health Care, Government, and Remote Site segments, as well as Benefits and Rewards Services and Personal and Home Services. Sodexo, Inc., headquartered in Gaithersburg, Md., funds all administrative costs for the Sodexo Foundation (www.SodexoFoundation.org), an independent charitable organization that, since its founding in 1999, has made more than $17 million in grants to end childhood hunger in America. Visit the corporate blog at www.sodexoUSA.com/blog.
Sodexo is the global leader in services that improve Quality of Life, an essential factor in individual and organizational performance. Operating in 80 countries, Sodexo serves 75 million consumers each day through its unique combination of On-site Services, Benefits and Rewards Services and Personal and Home Services. Through its more than 100 services, Sodexo provides clients an integrated offering developed over more than 45 years of experience: from reception, safety, maintenance and cleaning, to foodservices and facilities and equipment management; from Meal Pass, Gift Pass and Mobility Pass benefits for employees to in-home assistance and concierge services. Sodexo’s success and performance are founded on its independence, its sustainable business model and its ability to continuously develop and engage its 420,000 employees throughout the world.
The Constellation family of retail electricity and natural gas suppliers (www.constellation.com), are subsidiaries of Exelon Corp., and are leading competitive retail suppliers of power, natural gas and energy products and services for homes and businesses across the continental United States. Constellation’s retail businesses serve more than 100,000 business and public sector customers, including more than two-thirds of the Fortune 100, and nearly one million residential customers.
Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC) is the nation’s leading competitive energy provider, with 2012 revenues of approximately $23.5 billion. Headquartered in Chicago, Exelon has operations and business activities in 47 states, the District of Columbia and Canada. Exelon is one of the largest competitive U.S. power generators, with approximately 35,000 megawatts of owned capacity comprising one of the nation’s cleanest and lowest-cost power generation fleets. The company’s Constellation business unit provides energy products and services to approximately 100,000 business and public sector customers and approximately 1 million residential customers. Exelon’s utilities deliver electricity and natural gas to more than 6.6 million customers in central Maryland (BGE), northern Illinois (ComEd) and southeastern Pennsylvania (PECO).