National Restaurant Association Selects Constellation as Endorsed Energy Supplier

  National Restaurant Association Selects Constellation as Endorsed Energy

  Three-year agreement provides competitive pricing, innovative products to
                         Association’s 43,000 members

NRA Show 2013

Business Wire

BALTIMORE -- May 09, 2013

Constellation today announced it has been selected by the National Restaurant
Association (NRA) as endorsed supplier of electricity, natural gas, renewable
energy credits and energy efficiency products and services.

Constellation will also serve as endorsed supplier for the Association’s
innovative “Conserve Program,” which offers a variety of tools and educational
and research materials to help member restaurants lower costs and achieve
sustainability goals.

Among the services available to members is Constellation’s “Efficiency Made
Easy” program, which provides customers with tools to enhance efficiency and
lower energy bills with little to no upfront costs.

“We developed our ‘Conserve Program’ to educate members about efficiency and
sustainability options and best practices that can save energy and save
money,” said Scott DeFife, executive vice president, Policy and Government
Affairs, National Restaurant Association. “As our endorsed energy supplier,
Constellation’s products and services can help members improve their bottom
line and the environment.”

“Our competitive prices and array of energy efficiency options can help
restaurant owners customize a strategy to manage energy costs,” said Michael
Wajsgras, vice president, channel development, Constellation. “The combination
of a competitive price, renewable options and enhanced efficiency can mean
improved operating and environmental performance for NRA members.”

Constellation will participate in NRA’s exhibit booth at NRA Show 2013 in
Chicago, May 18-21, 2013. To learn more about the program visit

About Constellation

The Constellation family of retail electricity and natural gas suppliers
(, 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 continentalUnited
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

About National Restaurant Association

Founded in 1919, the National Restaurant Association is the leading business
association for the restaurant industry, which comprises 980,000 restaurant
and foodservice outlets and a workforce of more than 13 million employees. We
represent the industry in Washington, D.C., and advocate on its behalf. We
operate the industry's largest trade show (NRA ShowMay 18-21, 2013, in
Chicago); leading food safety training and certification program (ServSafe);
unique career-building high school program (the NRAEF'sProStart); as well as
theKids LiveWellprogram promoting healthful kids' menu options. For more
information, visitRestaurant.organd find us on Twitter@WeRRestaurants,


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