WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WGL Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:WGL) announces that its subsidiary, Washington Gas Energy Services, recently won the contract to supply natural gas to 145 State of Delaware accounts. Those accounts include school districts, college campuses, correctional facilities and a state hospital. The fixed price contract is for three years, beginning December 1, 2014.
“We at WGL look forward to supplying these State facilities with clean and reliable natural gas from Washington Gas Energy Services,” said Dr. Louis J. Hutchinson, III, Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer for WGL. “Since 2006, we have served customers in Delaware with dependable natural gas and electricity. We are extremely proud to be able to expand that relationship within the state.”
Washington Gas Energy Services will supply Delaware 1.6 million dekatherms of natural gas over the life of the contract period through Chesapeake Utilities Corporation distribution lines.
About WGL Holdings, Inc.
Headquartered in Washington, D.C., WGL Holdings, Inc. [NYSE:WGL] is a leading source for clean and efficient energy solutions. Through our affiliates and strategic relationships, the Company offers a diverse set of energy sources including natural gas, wind, and solar as well as a range of energy solutions - generation, storage, transportation, distribution, supply, and efficiency, with activities in 30 states. WGL has five main operating units: Washington Gas Light Company, a regulated natural gas utility serving approximately 1.1 million customers in the metropolitan Washington, D.C. area; Washington Gas Energy Services, Inc., one of the largest natural gas, electricity and green energy suppliers in the Mid-Atlantic; Washington Gas Energy Systems, Inc., a distributed generation and energy efficiency business, offering solar, fuel cell, combined heat and power, and other technologies across the United States; WGL Midstream, Inc., a wholesale energy solutions business, investing in and optimizing natural gas pipelines and storage facilities in the Midwest and Eastern United States; and Hampshire Gas, a natural gas storage business which owns and operates facilities in and around
Hampshire County, West Virginia. As product and service innovation are critical for value creation and sustaining growth, we are continuously increasing our assets and investments in targeted clean energy sectors. This strategy supports WGL's core business, as well as provides opportunity for growth through partnerships and investments. WGL's diversity is its strength. We are dedicated to the sustainability of our business, the customers and communities we serve, and the environment. To learn more, visit www.wglholdings.com.