WACO — The future of the former Lake Creek Power Plant in eastern McLennan County may be ranching or recreation, not power.
The Waco Tribune-Herald reported Luminant, the Texas generation giant, has listed the 1,833-acre site with Dallas-based Hortenstine Ranch Co., which is promoting the site as a “blank canvas” with possible uses including hunting, boating and fishing. The secluded property, which includes a 550-acre lake, is listed for $15 million.
Is a policy analyst for TCAP, a coalition of cities and other political subdivisions that purchase electricity in the deregulated market for their own governmental use. Because high energy costs can impact municipal budgets and the ability to fund essential services, TCAP, as part of its mission, actively promotes affordable energy policies. High energy prices also place a burden on local businesses and home consumers.