A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration:
- “Loss of the competitive electric market and the fuel diversity of the current Texas generating mix would be unavoidable” under the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed Clean Power Plan, according to Texas Public Policy Foundation’s Kathleen Hartnett White in a Houston Business Journal op-ed.
- The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette examines the EPA’s dilemma of how to sort, read and consider the more than 1.6 million comments submitted on the agency’s Clean Power Plan. An EPA spokeswoman “could not say how many readers the agency employs to review the comments, only that each will get its due.”
- “The Electric Reliability Council of Texas said Monday that while peak power demand will grow by 4 percent over the next three years to 69,000 megawatts, there is enough new capacity under development to maintain a safe reserve margin,” The Dallas Morning News writes.
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 […]