United Energy Trading Recognized as a Finalist in Platts Global Energy Awards’ 2023 Energy Transition – Downstream and Chemicals Category

October 10, 2023

UET, a carbon-neutral leader in the energy sector, is a repeat nominee and finalist in the “Oscars of the Energy Industry

Denver (September 10, 2023) – United Energy Trading (UET), a pioneer in energy and sustainability markets, has been selected as a finalist for the 25th annual Platts Global Energy Awards Energy Transition – Downstream and Chemicals category. The award recognizes companies that have taken difficult challenges and transformed them into unique and innovative opportunities to increase sustainability within the sector. UET is proud to have the proactive sustainability work it does acknowledged by the “Oscars of the Energy Industry,” as the awards are known.

United Energy Trading has made leaps and bounds since breaking into the renewable energy space in 2014, with its corporate operations becoming 100% carbon neutral in 2021. Following its own success reducing its carbon footprint, the company created a full suite of reliable renewable energy marketing and logistics offerings for its clients. From helping customers reduce their carbon footprints, improve ESG scores, and monetize carbon sequestration, UET’s comprehensive and easily adaptable “bundled” model is helping drive the clean energy movement while supplying the world’s current energy needs.

“We have wasted no time in finding the most innovative and impactful solutions to the challenges that we face in protecting our planet while providing the energy the world demands. We fully believe that a future of sustainable energy supply is achievable,“ said UET President Tom Smith. “To become a finalist for such a prestigious award shows the importance of our work.”

“We are particularly pleased not only to announce this year’s finalists for their innovative contributions to the world’s energy future, but to invite executives from this select group to the inaugural Excellence in Energy Conference, where attending executives will engage in critical debate on important industry issues, showcase innovation, spotlight investment trends, and exchange ideas on opportunities that are redefining possibilities in the global energy transition,” said Murray Fisher, Awards Program Director, S&P Global Commodity Insights.

In addition to the Energy Transition – Downstream and Chemicals category, energy companies have been selected as finalists for the 25th Annual Platts Global Energy Awards in 19 categories, including: Executive of the Year, Lifetime Achievement, and Rising Star.

Winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on December 7 in-person in New York.

About United Energy Trading:

United Energy Trading is an energy marketing and logistics company, founded in 2002 to foster sustainable business as well as a sustainable future for all.

From solely purchasing carbon credits in 2014 to now being a 100% carbon neutral company, UET has been methodical and intentional with its integration of sustainable energy sources available for its clients. Specializing in Natural Gas Wholesale & Real, Renewable Crude Oil, and Refined Product Markets. Since, 2021 UET has been a carbon footprint offset company running 100% of its business on renewable energy, with the hope of making a greater impact and influence on its customers managing their own carbon emissions.

About S&P Global Commodity Insights:

S&P Global Commodity Insights is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI). S&P Global is the world’s foremost provider of credit ratings, benchmarks, analytics and workflow solutions in the global capital, commodity and automotive markets. With every offering, they help many of the world’s leading organizations navigate the economic landscape so they can plan for tomorrow, today. S&P Global Commodity Insights brings together thought leaders, market participants, governments, and regulators and we create solutions that lead to progress. Vital to navigating commodity markets, our coverage includes oil and gas, power, chemicals, metals, agriculture, shipping and energy transition. Platts® products and services, including the most significant benchmark price assessments in the physical commodity markets, are offered through S&P Global Commodity Insights.