A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration:
- The energy storage industry is celebrating the country’s largest grid-connect storage purchase, which will provide 261 megawatts of storage capability in California, Forbes reports.
- “The North American Electric Reliability Corp., a nonprofit that assures adequate voltage and power reserves to keep the electric grid functioning, urged the Environmental Protection Agency to consider delaying the first deadline” in the Clean Power Plan, warning that the proposed timeline “does not provide enough time to develop sufficient resources to ensure continued reliable operation of the electric grid by 2020,” Bloomberg reports.
- Oklahoma Sen. James Inhofe, who disputes the idea that that increasing carbon dioxide emissions causes climate change, likely will replace Barbara Boxer as chairman of the Environment and Public Works Committee when the GOP takes control of the Senate next year, the Washington Post says.
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 […]