A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration:
- The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality weighed in on the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposal to lower ozone standards, saying it “will fail to provide any measurable increase in human health protection” and “would actually result in more deaths in some cities,” including Houston.
- Two more wind farms are in development in the Texas Panhandle to supply electricity to cities downstate in the Electric Reliability Council of Texas grid, the Amarillo Globe News says.
- Natural gas storage levels are still low, which means homeowners who heat with gas could again see winter heating bill spikes, CNBC reports.
- The Chicago Tribune says a Houston businessman envisions building five private electricity transmission lines to move wind-generated power across the country, but not everyone likes that idea.
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 […]