Luminant Buys 2 East Texas Power Plants From NextEraThe acquisition is expected to close next spring, pending regulatory approvals.
EPA: Texas Coal Plants Should Spend $2B To Cut EmissionsFederal regulators are proposing that the largest coal-powered plants in Texas invest $2 billion in new technology to reduce sulfur dioxide emissions, a measure energy companies are likely to resist.
Workers Suffer Burns In East Texas Mine AccidentMine owner Luminant says the accident happened Wednesday in Thermo, about 80 miles northeast of Dallas.
Energy Future Holdings Misses Filing Deadline Energy Future Holdings is still not ready to file its already delayed annual report, the company said in a filing Tuesday with the federal Securities and Exchange Commission.
Dallas Based Luminant Sued For PollutionThe Justice Department has filed a clean-air lawsuit against Dallas-based Luminant Generation over pollution from two coal-fired East Texas power plants.
I-Team: Low Lake Granbury Levels Raise Concerns About Nearby Nuclear PlantSome people living near the Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant are worried drought and increased water use could put them at risk.
Old Power Plant Tower Imploded In CoppellThe third tower of the old Luminant power plant was imploded Thursday morning in Coppell. City officials did not publicize the event because they did not want to attract a crowd.
Lead Texas Power Provider Loses Appeal Of EPA RuleThe largest power generator in Texas has lost its federal appeals court challenge of a new federal clean-air rule.
Despite Campaigning For Jobs, Obama Policy Could End Thousands LocallyWhen President Barack Obama visits Dallas next month, there's no word on whether he'll campaign publicly for his jobs bill.
Lawmakers Defiant Over Federal Clean Air RuleTexas lawmakers have slammed the EPA over a new pollution rule they say will cause electricity shortages and cost hundreds of jobs. But it appears they are ignoring the agency's attempts to work closely with energy providers to prevent problems.
Luminant May Shut Power Plants Over Clean-Air RegsThe major electric power provider for much of North and West Texas says it is considering closing or reducing operations at some of its coal-fired plants to meet new federal clean-air rules.
Retired North Texas Power Plant ImplodedThere were some early fireworks in Collin County Friday morning. The Luminant Energy Company imploded a nearly 50-year-old power plant.