A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration:
- Fuel Fix warns the System Benefit Fund, which helps low-income Texans with high electric bills, will disappear this year unless the Texas Legislature takes action. The Public Utility Commission of Texas and other organizations have called for a temporary continuation of the fund.
- New chairman of the House Oversight Committee, Rep. Jason Caffetz (R-Utah), plans to expose what he says are “pervasive and growing problems in management and overregulation” at the Environmental Protection Agency, The Hill reports. An EPA spokesperson defended the agency and said it is working with officials to resolve any issues.
- In other EPA-related news, The Hill adds that Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will join the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies, which has jurisdiction over the agency.
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 […]