A wholly owned subsidiary of the EDF Group, EDF Trading provides market services which include optimizing supply, transportation, transmission, load and storage on behalf of its energy clients.
This means balancing and matching supply and demand for people and businesses, optimizing assets for power generation, gas storage and transportation, and risk management.
EDF Trading employs 1,000 employees worldwide, of which more than 330 are located in North America. The company is involved in many Clean Development Mechanism projects, manages EDF’s own carbon fund, and has experience as a leading participant in Europe’s markets for emissions allowances and credits. In North America, where renewable energy credits and carbon markets continue to develop, this experience is valued by EDF customers seeking to improve their environmental footprint.