Upstream

Upstream

Our Upstream team manages natural gas production, power generation, midstream gas storage and transportation and commodity trading operations across North America for Direct Energy.

As part of our North American growth strategy, Direct Energy Upstream is committed to growing its upstream assets to ensure we are a stable, long-term partner to the millions of residential and business customers we serve across North America. In addition to our current holding of approximately 4,600 producing gas wells in Alberta, Direct Energy generates 1,260 MW of electricity through three natural gas-fired plants and has invested in 579 MW of wind-powered electricity through long-term power purchase agreements in Texas.