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Workers Suffer Burns In East Texas Mine Accident

Mine owner Luminant says the accident happened Wednesday in Thermo, about 80 miles northeast of Dallas.

08/14/2014

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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.

04/15/2014

Exhaust plumes from cooling towers at a coal-fired power station on August 10, 2010. (credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Dallas Based Luminant Sued For Pollution

The Justice Department has filed a clean-air lawsuit against Dallas-based Luminant Generation over pollution from two coal-fired East Texas power plants.

08/17/2013

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I-Team: Low Lake Granbury Levels Raise Concerns About Nearby Nuclear Plant

Some people living near the Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant are worried drought and increased water use could put them at risk.

CBS 11–04/04/2013

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Old Power Plant Tower Imploded In Coppell

The 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.

10/04/2012

Exhaust plumes from cooling towers at a coal-fired power station on August 10, 2010. (credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Lead Texas Power Provider Loses Appeal Of EPA Rule

The largest power generator in Texas has lost its federal appeals court challenge of a new federal clean-air rule.

07/30/2012

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Despite Campaigning For Jobs, Obama Policy Could End Thousands Locally

When President Barack Obama visits Dallas next month, there’s no word on whether he’ll campaign publicly for his jobs bill.

09/19/2011

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Lawmakers Defiant Over Federal Clean Air Rule

Texas 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.

09/13/2011

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Luminant May Shut Power Plants Over Clean-Air Regs

The 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.

07/13/2011

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Retired North Texas Power Plant Imploded

There were some early fireworks in Collin County Friday morning. The Luminant Energy Company imploded a nearly 50-year-old power plant.

07/01/2011

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House Energy Committee Chair Visits North Texas Nuclear Plant

Not only are American nuclear power generators keenly aware of the problems with Japan’s smoldering nuclear reactors, they’re learning from them.

03/23/2011