Power Breakfast for June 5, 2014


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

  • The Washington Post examines how other countries are responding to the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed limits on carbon emissions from existing coal power plants, reporting that international negotiators question whether top greenhouse gas emitters China and India will take action to reduce their own carbon dioxide output.
  • Solar power development is heating up in West Texas with almost 350 megawatts of new capacity scheduled to be built by 2016, the Dallas Morning News reports. While developers are optioning large swaths of ranch land, state regulators are studying the implications of more solar power on the grid.
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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 […]