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Founded Year



Acq - P2P | Acquired



About Calpine

Calpine (NYSE: CPN) is a Texas-based power generation company that operates natural gas-fired and geothermal power plants in North America. Calpine specializes in developing, constructing, owning, and operating natural gas-fired and renewable geothermal power plants that use advanced technologies to generate power in a low-carbon and environmentally responsible manner.

Calpine Headquarter Location

717 Texas Avenue Suite 1000

Houston, Texas, 77002,

United States


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CB Insights Intelligence Analysts have mentioned Calpine in 1 CB Insights research brief, most recently on Nov 30, 2021.

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Calpine Patents

Calpine has filed 4 patents.

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Related Topics




Fuel gas, Engine technology, Industrial gases, Gas turbines, Energy conversion


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Related Topics

Fuel gas, Engine technology, Industrial gases, Gas turbines, Energy conversion



Latest Calpine News

Will 2022 Be the Summer of ERCOT's Discontent?

May 18, 2022

On Thursday, May 12, Texas grid operator ERCOT called on energy giant Calpine to keep a power plant online during scheduled repairs, a “scheduled outage,” to meet anticipated demand during unusually hot weather. Calpine naturally complied, but the plant unexpectedly tripped on Friday and went offline. Then, also on Friday afternoon, ERCOT asked Texans to turn their thermostats..

  • When was Calpine founded?

    Calpine was founded in 1984.

  • Where is Calpine's headquarters?

    Calpine's headquarters is located at 717 Texas Avenue, Houston.

  • What is Calpine's latest funding round?

    Calpine's latest funding round is Acq - P2P.

  • Who are the investors of Calpine?

    Investors of Calpine include Frog Capital, Oxford Capital Partners, Entrepreneurs Fund and Alpina Partners.

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