A nearly daily update of energy-related news:
- ERCOT anticipates sufficient supply to meet this week’s demand for electricity as a heat wave engulfs much of Texas. Earlier this spring, ERCOT forecasted that this summer’s demand would peak at 70,588 MW; demand reached 67,503 MW on Tuesday, August 2. ERCOT’s all-time peak was 69,877 MW set on August 10, 2015.
- The EIA’s U.S. Electric System Operating Data shows the real-time electricity demand and supply balance for the country’s various regions. It also displays actual and forecasted demand, net generation and U.S. net electricity imports and exports.
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 […]