A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration:
- States have until September 2018 to submit a final plan to meet new federally mandated carbon emissions cuts, so Texas legislators could hash out a plan during the 2017 legislative sessions, The Texas Tribune reports. “But it’s not clear that Texas leaders will play ball, with many Republicans nationwide calling on state to just say no to the regulations.”
- Texas may face less stringent greenhouse gas emissions goals than was originally proposed in the federal Clean Power Plan, but the state vowed Monday to sue the administration, with Gov. Greg Abbott pledging to “lead the fight against an overreaching federal government that seems hell-bent on threatening the free-market principles this country was founded on,” the Associated Press 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 […]