Cleco Corporate Holdings LLC is a regional energy holding company that conducts its business operations through its subsidiaries, Cleco Power and Cleco Cajun. Headquartered in Pineville, Louisiana and in business since 1935, the company has approximately 1,500 employees.
Cleco Power is a regulated electric public utility that owns ten generating units with a total nameplate capacity of 3,357 megawatts, 11,935 miles of distribution lines and 1,317 miles of transmission lines. Cleco Power serves 290,000 customers in Louisiana through its retail business and supplies wholesale power in Louisiana and Mississippi.
Cleco Power uses multiple generating sources and multiple fuels to serve its customers. In addition to power generated by Cleco units, they have access to purchased power when it's needed and when it's more cost effective than our generation.
Cleco Cajun is an unregulated utility company that owns eight generating assets with a total nameplate capacity of 3,555 MWs with contracts serving nine Louisiana cooperatives, five wholesale municipal customers and one electric utility.