A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration:
- A U.S. appeals court ruled Tuesday that the Environmental Protection Agency had not violated any laws in determining which areas of the country failed to meet federal ozone restrictions, the Associated Press reports. Several states, including Texas, had challenged the EPA’s findings.
- The EPA submitted its Clean Power Plan to the Office of Management and Budget Tuesday for final interagency review, moving it one step closer to becoming law this summer, Public Power reports.
- Meanwhile, “the Obama administration may be rethinking plans to impose tough carbon emission limits on any new electric power plants, sources said Tuesday, because those rules likely would be overturned in federal court and could undermine the entire carbon cap proposal,” ICIS writes
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 […]