A nearly daily update of energy-related news:
- FERC released the 2016 Summer Seasonal Assessment late last week. The report indicates that there is sufficient national electric capacity to meet the projected demand for the summer. For Texas, ERCOT anticipates sufficient generating capacity to meet the peak demands expected this summer.
- According to a new report by GTM Research, the fuel cell and combined heat and power (CHP) market is expected to grow by 11 GW over the next 10 years. This growth is being driven by new incentives, increased manufacturing and corporate activity for on-site CHP. Research indicates that CHP and fuel cells currently generate 8 percent of the country’s generation capacity.
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 […]