Energy and Environment Reporting for Texas

Dallas Observer: Is Luminant Blowing Smoke?

With a hot summer on tap and tight electric resources in the state, Luminant’s fight with the EPA has serious implications for the Texas electrical grid.

On February 2, 2011, the lights in the operating rooms of Dallas’ chief trauma center flickered briefly as diesel generators began to drone. Elective surgeries – even emergency transfers from other hospitals – were halted until further notice. All nonessential operations went dark.

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