A nearly daily update of energy-related news:
- The U.K. government will invest $1.1 billion in clean-energy technologies. These technologies include offshore wind farms, energy storage devices to help stabilize the national energy grid and some of the world’s first small-scale nuclear reactors.
- Due to an electricity shortage in Venezuela, the country will shut down for an entire week. On Wednesday, President Nicolás Maduro announced that in order to conserve power, all workers will take an extended five-day Easter holiday. A lack of rainfall this winter is partly to blame for the electricity shortage as nearly 65 percent of the country’s electricity comes from hydropower.
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 […]