A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration:
- The state’s electric grid should have sufficient supply for fall and winter, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas announced Tuesday. While the El Nino weather event could bring colder days, Fuel Fix reports, the agency expects to maintain at least 3,500 megawatts of reserve power even during the most extreme peak demand.
- Coal-fueled power may see slight increases in demand before the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan takes effect in 2022, Bloomberg reports of a JP Morgan analysis. While coal’s share of the nation’s power generation fell to 30 percent in April, experts believe falling anything further will be difficult until more pipelines and gas power plants are developed.
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 […]