A nearly daily update of energy-related news:
- ERCOT reports that more than 2.2 percent more electricity was used in 2015 than in 2014. This additional 348 million MW of power was due in part to a record-breaking summer that included four new record demand peaks. In 2014, ERCOT reported 340 million MW used.
- The latest IRENA Report states that a global gross domestic product of $1.3 trillion could be achieved if renewable energy made up 36 percent of the global energy mix by 2030. This is more than the combined economies of Chile, South Africa and Switzerland.
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 […]