Oct. 8 — Luminant, Vistra’s generation arm, has two other 1970s-era coal-fired plants in Big Brown and Martin Lake. The plants, with 3.7 GW of capacity, have combined capacity factors of 59% and 52%, respectively. Luminant’s 18 GW of capacity includes 8 GW of coal-fired generation and 7.5 GW of gas.
Is a policy analyst consultant for TCAP, a coalition of political subdivisions in Texas that purchase electricity in the deregulated market for their own governmental use. Because energy costs are typically a significant budget item to our members, TCAP is consistently looking for ways to save our members money, through cost-saving contracts, energy efficiency or demand response programs.