Crius Energy Trust (the Trust) is an open-ended limited purpose trust. The Trust was established to indirectly acquire a 33.33% interest in Crius Energy, LLC. Crius Energy, LLC is an independent energy retailer. The Company operates in the United States, with approximately 515,000 residential customer equivalents as of August 31, 2012. The Company serves residential and small to medium-size commercial customers in the United States and markets its products through a range of sales channels and brand names. The Company sells electricity in 10 states and the District of Columbia and natural gas in four states. Crius Energy Administrator Inc. is the administrator of the Trust. In April 2014, the Company acquired the United States retail energy customer portfolio of Superior Plus Energy Services, a division of Superior Plus Corp.