A nearly daily update of energy-related news:
- A 10 MW energy storage facility is being built just north of Austin, Texas, in Williamson County. This energy storage facility will be built from racks of lithium ion batteries inside of climate-controlled shipping containers to store energy generated during the day by wind and/or solar electricity sources. Alevo Group and Ormat Technologies will own and operate the facility.
- The U.K. Department of Energy and Climate Change reported that Scotland generated 57.7 percent of its electricity from renewable sources in 2015, beating its target of 50 percent of electricity from renewable sources. In 2015, Scotland’s renewable electricity generation increased by almost 16 percent from the previous year.
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 […]