Power Breakfast for March 20, 2014


A  nearly daily round-up of stories for your consideration:

  • Coal plants within the Electric Reliability Council of Texas service area generated 29.3 million megawatt hours of electricity in the fourth quarter of 2013, the Dallas Business Journal reports. Texas led the nation in coal consumption in the same period, burning about 23 million tons of coal.
  • Texas led the nation in job growth in January, adding 33,900 jobs, the Dallas Morning News reports, with utilities, trade and transportation driving about 7,600 jobs.
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TCEH Corp., Parent Company for Luminant and TXU Energy, Emerges from Chapter 11 as a Competitive, Well-Capitalized Company






News Release   TCEH Corp., Parent Company for Luminant and TXU Energy, Emerges from Chapter 11 as a Competitive, Well-Capitalized Company     *** Energy Industry Veteran Curt Morgan Formally Named CEO   *** Restructuring Eliminates More Than $33 Billion in Debt   *** Benefits from Low Leverage Relative to Peer Group   *** Company […]

Job One Profiles: Razen Thomas






Razen Thomas is proud to be Powering Texas and proud of the hard work and innovation that she sees from her colleagues every day at Oak Grove Power Plant. As support manager, Razen makes sure everyone has the tools, equipment and processes to do their jobs safely and effectively. Watch this month’s Job One Profile […]

A Soaring Success






An abundance of wildlife, including numerous bald eagles, call Luminant’s sites and reclaimed land home. When Liberty Mine’s resident bald eagle pair returns this fall, they’ll find a few home renovations – most notably, a new nest location. The eagles’ nest was recently moved away from mining activities to a new location on company property […]