A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration:
- Wind power raises electricity prices in nine out of the 10 states most reliant on the power source, according to a new report from the Texas Comptroller.
- Until it addresses what to do with nuclear waste, a group of environmentalist organizations is challenging the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s power plant licensing authority, KOMU reports.
- Twenty-eight European nations reached an agreement to cut their carbon emissions by 40 percent by 2030. The New York Times reports:
“The bloc also agreed on a target of generating at least 27 percent of its energy from renewable sources, a goal that will be binding at the European Union level but not the national level.”
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 […]