A nearly daily update of energy-related news:
- NASA scientists and engineers are researching ways to update planes so that they may fly using electrical power instead of carbon-based fuels. In using electrical power, energy consumption, emissions and noise would be reduced.
- The National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL) is working with federal labs, the military, Tesla and other organizations to research a transportable microgrid. The transportable microgrid is being designed to be used at military bases and eventually for mass commercialization. The goal of the transportable microgrid is to improve reliability, reduce power fluctuations and decrease emissions.
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 […]