- At a site near Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Lockheed Martin is working with Chinese engineers to build that country’s next generation of nuclear power plants. The project comes as American nuclear technology companies look for new markets after the Fukushima meltdown in Japan sent the U.S. (where only five reactors are under construction) and Western European countries backing away from nuclear power, according to the Dallas Morning News.
- New York officials have proposed temporarily closing the Indian Point nuclear power plant in spring and summer months to protect fish in the Hudson River. The Wall Street Journal reports business groups and the plant operator are opposed, citing the risk to summer jobs and system disruptions.
- Energy efficiency is a common, but largely untapped, category of the Internet of Things, Forbes reports. From the article:
“While some still view these types of IoT devices as a luxury rather than a need, the real vales comes when you leverage these use cases with business processes.”
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 […]