A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration:
- A House Republican is preparing a bill that would delay the EPA’s climate change rule until all court challenges are completed and would allow governors to veto compliance if the rule would cause significant rate hikes or jeopardize reliability in the state, The Associated Press reports.
- An electrical engineering expert thinks Texas could be the leader in ground-breaking smart grid innovation, The Austin Business Journal writes.
“In Texas, we think of oil and gas. But Texas has huge potential (in smart grids)” [Massoud Amin, chairman of the IEE Smart Grid] said. “In a nutshell, there’s a lot of brainpower focused on these issues. I think Texas could be the leader globally in energy infrastructure. If Texas can do it everyone else will be more motivated.
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 […]