Genie Energy Ltd. engages in the provision of energy services. It operates through the following segments: Genie Retail Energy (GRE), Genie Energy Services (GES), GRE International and Genie Oil and Gas, Inc. (GOGAS). The GRE segment owns and operates retail energy providers which resell electricity and natural gas to residential and business customers. The GES segment oversees a retail energy advisory and brokerage firm and manages a solar solutions company which involves the production of solar panels, solar installation design, and project management. The GOGAS segment owns an interest in a contracted drilling services operation and oil and gas exploration projects. The GRE International segment operates REPs in Japan and Finland and manages the company's share in operations of Shoreditch in the UK. The company was founded by Howard S. Jonas in November 2004 and is headquartered in Newark, NJ.