GE Energy

GE Energy
Industry Energy
Founded 2008 (2008)
Defunct 2012
Headquarters Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Area served
Key people
John Krenicki, Jr
(President & CEO)[1]
Revenue US$ 37.1 billion (2009/10)[2]
Number of employees
Approximately 82,000 (2011)[2]
Parent General Electric
Divisions GE Energy Management
GE Oil and Gas
GE Power and Water

GE Energy was a division of General Electric and was headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, United States.[3] As of 2013, it is no longer an active division of GE and all operations are managed between GE Energy Management, GE Oil & Gas, and GE Power & Water.


In 2008, a company-wide reorganization prompted by financial losses led to the unit's formation from companies within GE Infrastructure.

On March 29, 2011, GE Energy announced plans to acquire a 90% stake in Converteam for $3.2 billion.[4][5]

In July 2012, John Krenicki announced that he would be stepping down as president of GE Energy, and the business would be broken into three new GE businesses:[6]

This move was seen as an effort to drive simplification and visibility in GE, and the reorganization was completed in October 2013.


GE Energy was divided into the following divisions:[2]

See also


  1. "Company Information". GE Energy. Retrieved 15 April 2011.
  2. 1 2 3 4 "GE Energy Fact Sheet" (PDF). GE Energy. Archived from the original (PDF) on January 2, 2011. Retrieved 15 April 2011.
  3. GE Company Organization Chart
  4. "GE Energy To Buy 90% Stake In Converteam For $3.2B". Wall Street Journal. 29 March 2011. Archived from the original on April 7, 2011.
  5. Layne, Rachel (2011-03-29). "General Electric Agrees to Buy Converteam for $3.2 Billion". Bloomberg Business. Bloomberg Business. Retrieved 2015-10-29.
  6. Linebaugh, Kate (2012-07-20). "GE Shake-Up Will Audition New Leaders". The Wall Street Journal. The Wall Street Journal. Retrieved 2015-10-29. (subscription required (help)).
  7. "GE Energy - About Our Business". GE.

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