A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration:
- “Republican control of Congress may boost nuclear power” and resolving the nuclear waste issue may foster bi-partisan cooperation, Bloomberg writes. However, “Republicans probably will fall short of far-reaching goals such as blocking emissions limits on power plants proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency.”
- Justice Department attorneys have asked the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit to dismiss a “premature” lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency’s climate rule, saying the court has no jurisdiction over regulations that have not been finalized, The Hill reports.
- Large-scale carbon capture and storage projects rose to 22 in 2014, but the high costs continue to discourage wide investment, Reuters reports.
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 […]