Branded Retail Energy partners with Illinois Fighting Illini CHAMPAIGN, IL - April 19, 2011 - Representatives from the University of Illinois Division of Intercollegiate Athletics, Branded Retail Energy and Champion Energy announced an exciting new sponsor to the Fighting Illini family with the official launch of Fighting Illini Energy. Through this innovative program, proud fans can now support both the University of Illinois and the Fighting Illini from their homes and businesses; simply by paying their electricity bill.
Branded Retail Energy signs deal with Texas Longhorns Texas today announced a partnership with the Dallas-based Branded Retail Energy Company to create Texas Longhorns Energy (TLE). The goal is to provide what's being billed as "100% renewable energy" to Texas alumni and fans in deregulated areas of the state. Every time a new customer signs on the Longhorns athletic department will get a cut.