A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration:
- “House Republicans have created a new Oversight Committee subpanel to supervise the Obama administration’s environmental and energy policies,” The Hill writes. Rep. Cynthia Lummis (R-Wyo.) will chair.
- The White House’s Council on Environmental Quality has drafted guidelines requiring federal agencies to consider the global climate change impact of energy projects that require government approval. The Wall Street Journal reports the guidelines likely will primarily affect fossil-fuel projects; industry opponents fear it will create further delays in the permitting process.
- Demand for combining solar panels with energy storage batteries will reach $1 billion in the U.S. by 2018, Bloomberg reports on a new solar industry report.
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 […]