Press Release

APPI Energy Elected to NEM Executive Committee

June 22, 2015

Michael Payne, JD, LLM
Executive Vice President & Corporate Counsel
APPI Energy


Salisbury, Md., June 24, 2015—The National Energy Marketers Association (NEM) announced that the NEM Board of Directors elected APPI Energy to the NEM Executive Committee. Walter Moore, APPI Energy’s founder, Chairman of the Board, CEO, and President, is well recognized and respected in the retail energy market and the energy agent, broker, and consultant (ABC) community. Moore, at the NEM Board’s request, has volunteered to start and serve as Chair of the NEM National ABC Ethics and Policy Development Team. Critical to NEM member business models, ethics and policy development have become key drivers for credible NEM thought leadership in virtually every market in which NEM members operate.

“NEM has taken a leadership role to establish ethical standards and policy positions that benefit both consumers and industry professionals,” said Moore. “This critical discussion will elevate the industry’s professional standards and form a foundation for a best practices approach.”

About the National Energy Marketers Association

The National Energy Marketers Association is a national, nonprofit trade association representing both leading suppliers and major consumers of electricity and natural gas, as well as energy-related products, services, information, and advanced technologies throughout the U.S., Canada, and the European Union. NEM's membership includes independent power producers, suppliers of distributed generation, energy brokers, power traders, global commodity exchanges and clearing solutions, demand side and load management firms, direct marketing organizations, and providers of billing services, back office operations, customer service, and information technology. NEM members also include inventors, patent holders, systems integrators, and developers of advanced metering, solar, fuel cell, lighting, and power line technologies.

About APPI Energy

APPI Energy delivers data-driven procurement and consulting solutions. The firm monitors electricity and natural gas markets across the U.S. every day. The APPI Energy proprietary database of daily supplier prices enables the team to benchmark supply contract start dates and contract term lengths, to identify the best supply solutions. The firm provides energy market expertise, a proven platform, coordination of energy strategies, and excellent client service. APPI Energy has earned the endorsement of 143 affinity groups, trade associations, and chambers of commerce.