- More coal might move by rail in the near future, due to aging locks on the nation’s river systems that could divert barge shipments, Progressive Railroading projects in an examination of the optimal infrastructure to accommodate coal consumption needs.
- The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee will hold the first hearing on the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed carbon emissions rules on July 23, with testimony from EPA Chief Gina McCarthy, The Hill reports.
- House Republicans have asked the EPA to turn over various documents related to how it wrote the proposed carbon emissions rules by July 23 or face a subpoena. The Hill reports since the initial request was made in March the EPA has withheld the documents to protect the “confidentiality and independence of agency deliberations” of an ongoing regulatory action.
- The Texas Solar Power Association has formed with member businesses focused on the retail and wholesale electric market to help advance the development of solar power generation in the state, Business Facilities reports.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]