A nearly daily update of energy-related news:
- Consumers in the U.K. may save £2.4 billion, or $3.35 billion, a year by 2030 with the help of energy storage technologies. Energy storage technologies may reduce the need for grid upgrades and increase the use of wind and solar energy; reports indicate an approximate savings of $70 a year.
- For seven months throughout 2015, gas-fired power plants generated more energy than those run with coal. However, according to the EIA coal lead in generation for the entire year generating 1,356,057 GWh; gas generated 1,335,068 GWh.
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 […]