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October 16, 2015

Iberdrola USA to Attend White House Summit on Climate and the Road Through Paris


CMP parent company a national leader in renewables, reducing pollution, smart-grid planning

Washington, D.C. – On Monday, Iberdrola USA, parent company of Central Maine Power, will attend the White House Summit on Climate and the Road through Paris. The convening will gather leaders from the government, private sector, academic, technical and scientific communities to focus on cross-sector efforts to tackle the climate change challenge here in the United States as well as on a global scale. Specifically, the event will focus on how to further efforts around carbon mitigation, sustainability, resiliency and how technologies are emerging to support and scale these efforts. Additionally, participants will be discussing how to engage in support of the upcoming COP21 Paris climate negotiations.




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About Central Maine Power Company (CMP): Central Maine Power Company, a subsidiary of Iberdrola USA, is Maine’s largest electricity transmission and distribution utility. The company delivers about 9 billion kilowatt hours of electricity annually to more than 600,000 homes and businesses, representing about 80% of Maine’s annual consumer sales of electricity. J.D. Power and Associates has ranked the company #1 in customer satisfaction seven times. For more information, visit

About Iberdrola USA: Iberdrola USA is the U.S. subsidiary of global energy leader Iberdrola, S.A. The Iberdrola USA companies employ about 5,000 people with operations in 24 states from New England to the West Coast, providing electricity generation, transmission and distribution, natural gas storage and distribution, and energy services. For more information, please visit our website: Follow us on Twitter: @IberdrolaUSA