A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration:
- Can nuclear energy compete in today’s energy markets?, Forbes asks on the heels of the closure of Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station. The conclusion: “It’s unlikely that nuclear energy will go through a major expansion in this country, although the goal for now is to ensure that it does not have a major retraction.”
- Utilities are starting the new year on the right foot, FierceEnergy says, with many adding renewable energy to their portfolios and introducing safety products that could transform natural gas utilities.
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 […]