A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration:
- The Texas legislature refused to consider bills that would allow Tesla to circumvent state dealership laws to sell its electric cars directly to consumers, Business Insider reports, though the federal government appears to be supportive Tesla’s efforts.
- “The electric power sector accounts for just 3.3 percent of U.S. freshwater consumption, according to the U.S. Geological Survey,” The Hill writes. Using recycled water for cooling, developing air-cooled reactors and expanding the use of desalination technology are among the nuclear energy industry’s innovative water stewardship practices.
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 […]