A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration:
- The Clean Power Plan would mean drastic changes for the Texas grid. That’s the main takeaway of James Osborne’s recap of the just-completed two-day hearing from the Texas House Environmental Regulation Committee on the pending federal law to cut carbon dioxide emissions from power plants.
- The lead from this Bloomberg story is pretty much the story: “Spot wholesale electricity in Texas rebounded after wind generation dropped 39 percent in three hours, plunging below forecasts.”
- The International Energy Agency is bullish on solar, speculating that solar will be the world’s largest source of electricity by 2050.
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 […]