April 10 Electricity and natural gas retailer
Glacial Energy Holdings filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy
protection on Thursday with the intention to sell its assets to
repay its debts.
The energy supplier, which unsuccessfully tried to sell its
assets last month, said it reached a deal in which the lender,
Vantage Commodities Financial Services I LLC, will acquire
certain assets of Glacier.
Details of the deal with Vantage, a provider of market
services to gas and power companies, were not immediately
In the filing, the company, with operations in 20 U.S.
states and in 50 different utilities, had listed 18 affiliates
seeking creditor protection with more than $1 billion in debt.
The Sandwich, Massachusetts-based company also listed as
much as $1 billion in assets.
The case no. 14-10834-CSS in the United States Bankruptcy
Court for the District of Delaware.
(Reporting by Shubhankar Chakravorty in Bangalore; Editing by