Thursday, October 16, 2014 - Houston, TX
North American energy retailer Just Energy (NYSE:JE, TSX:JE) is proud to announce its sponsorship of Energy Day, Houston's largest free family festival showcasing science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). The family-focused festival will be held Saturday October 18th, 2014 at Sam Houston Park from 11am to 5pm with interactive demonstrations and exhibits about various forms of energy, science, technology, efficiency, and conservation.
Festival attendees can visit the Just Energy booth to learn about clean energy and the company's carbon offset programs. Younger participants can enjoy fun giveaways and activities.
Just Energy will also present a financial award to the Science and Engineering Fair of Houston recognizing winning students competing in the Energy/Transportation category of the 2014 Science Engineering Fair of Houston.
"We are excited to be a part of this great event for a second year," says Deb Merrill, Just Energy's President and co-Chief Executive Officer. "We look forward to meeting with students and families and highlighting the many facets of energy that affect our daily lives. We take our role as an industry leader seriously and that extends to our responsibility at the community level. Our support through the Just Energy Foundation underscores our purpose to help local organizations that work to promote health, safety and education, as well as our responsibility to encourage energy efficiency and conservation."
Energy Day is hosted by the Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA), a nonprofit and nonpartisan organization supporting the thoughtful utilization of energy resources to help ensure improved domestic and global energy security.About Just Energy Group Inc.
Established in 1997, Just Energy (NYSE:JE, TSX:JE) is primarily a competitive retailer of natural gas and electricity. With offices located across the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, Just Energy serves close to two million residential and commercial customers through a wide range of energy programs and home comfort services, including fixed-price and price-protected energy programs, smart thermostats, and solar panel installations. Just Energy Group Inc. is the parent company of Amigo Energy, Commerce Energy, Green Star Energy, Hudson Energy, Just Energy, and Tara Energy. Visit www.justenergy.com to learn more. Also, find us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.About Just Energy Foundation
Governed by a Board of Directors, the Just Energy Foundation was established in 2013 by Just Energy Group Inc. to help registered Canadian and U.S. charitable organizations secure the resources required to promote the health and well-being of communities in need. Funded entirely by Just Energy, the Foundation invests in local programs that work to enhance the quality of life in Just Energy's operating markets towards building stronger and supportive communities.
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