A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration:
- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency would resolve disputes between state agencies, and its regulatory powers and resources would be shifted to state agencies under Wisconsin Gov. and Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker’s plans. From The Associated Press article:
“The EPA, Walker said, should become “an umbrella organization that really is limited to mediating interstate conflicts over, say, where a body of water or a piece of land goes through multiple states.””
- Natural gas prices are rising due to increased heat and consumer demand, especially in the Eastern U.S. Still, analysts expect cooler weather in August could lower demand and prices, The Wall Street Journal reports.
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 […]