Adequate water is essential for the state’s power plants and mines to continue providing the reliable supply of electricity that Texans depend on. It’s also a precious resource increasingly in demand.
Luminant’s plants and mines take great care in practicing good water stewardship and conservation. The company captures, monitors, treats when necessary, recycles or reuses water at its plants and mines to ensure good water quality and maintain exemplary regulatory compliance.
In remote areas where there is no other realistic source of high-quality water for our facilities, a very small amount of groundwater is pumped for vital operational uses. The Texas Water Development Board data shows this use by power plants and mines accounts for just 1.6 percent of total statewide groundwater pumping. That tiny percentage is critical to the reliability of the state’s electricity supply.
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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 […]