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Calpine Corporation (NYSE: CPN) is a Fortune 500 power company founded in 1984 in San Jose, California.
Calpine’s headquarters were permanently moved from San Jose to Houston, Texas in 2009. The company’s stock was traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol CPN until it was delisted on December 5, 2005 due to low share price. On 1/31/08, Calpine emerged from bankruptcy and now trades on the NYSE under the ticker symbol CPN. The company is headquartered in the Calpine Center in Downtown Houston.
In response to the 1973 oil crisis and the 1979 energy crisis, much legislation was passed that made domestic energy production an attractive enterprise. In 1984, Peter Cartwright and four of his co-workers, the Guy F. Atkinson Construction Company of South San Francisco, and the Electrowatt corporation struck an investment arrangement and Calpine was born with initial capital of US$1 million. It was essentially a Silicon Valley startup company. The name “Calpine” is derived from…

Calpine CA Skateboard Lessons!

Learn Skateboarding in a Two Week-Long Course

Do you want to learn how to skateboard?
Discover all of the basic principles of skateboarding quickly in a one-week camp. We will teach you the principles of skateboarding such as how to balance, push, turn, proper foot placement, and how to stop. In spite,…