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The Last Word: Vistra’s Sam Sen on the TXU Energy Connected Conservation Program

by | Jan 25, 2023
The new TXU Energy Connected Conservation program enables anyone with an eligible thermostat to take a more significant role in energy conservation. By agreeing to small, gradual, automatic temperature adjustments during peak consumption periods, customers will help conserve energy across Texas—using less and saving more.
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Irving’s Flowserve Partners with Chart Industries on Hydrogen as Alternate Fuel Source
by | Oct 31, 2022
The two companies will partner on liquid hydrogen fueling pumps for more than 100 systems planned to be put into operation in California, Australia, and South Korea over the next five years. The pumps will be used in Chart's liquid hydrogen fuel station equipment for fuel cell vehicles. Flowserve CEO R. Scott Rowe says the partnership will "support the development and commercialization of hydrogen as an energy source to build a better, brighter world for everyone."
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Irving-Based Vistra Names First Chief Strategy and Sustainability Officer
by | Aug 23, 2022

Stacey Doré will join Vistra as its first chief strategy and sustainability officer and executive vice president of public affairs, the company announced.

As of August 23, she’ll be responsible for corporate strategy, sustainability, regulatory and government affairs, communications, and community engagement at the Irving-based Fortune 500 power company....

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Wallbox—a Global EV Charging Leader Expanding to Arlington—Begins Trading on NYSE
by | Oct 4, 2021
Now trading under "WBX," the Barcelona-based EV charging manufacturer closed its merger with N.Y.-based SPAC Kensington Capital Acquisition Corp. on October 1.

Arlington leaders recently granted Wallbox incentives to build the company’s first North American plant in the Great Southwest Industrial District.
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Transplace Acquires Leading Parcel Management Provider to Expand its Logistics Platform

by | Jun 3, 2020
The strategic move will add seamless parcel and eCommerce capabilities to Frisco-based Transplace's multimodal platform.
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‘Their Future Is Our Future’: How a Dallas Native is Helping Vulnerable Island Nations Transition to Renewable Energy
by | Apr 21, 2020
Matt Tranchin—along with EarthX founder Trammell S. Crow and smart tech platform GridMarket—is helping island communities navigate climate change with options for local, affordable energy.
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Discovery: SMU Team Propels Drone Communication Forward, UTA Professor Creates Sustainable City Simulations
by | Feb 28, 2020
In this weekly roundup of research and development activity in North Texas, you’ll also find out about a new collaboration between UNT and LaCore Labs that includes a $1 million gift.
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Atmos Energy Commits to Methane Emission Reduction by Joining ONE Future
by | Jan 31, 2020
Dallas-based Atmos has become part of a voluntary alliance of natural gas supply chain companies called Our Nation’s Energy Future Coalition.
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TXU Energy Honors Five Area Organizations with Energy Leadership Awards

by | Sep 25, 2019
TXU's awards recognize corporate and nonprofit leaders in categories including energy management, innovation, community, sustainability, and engagement.
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R&D: Maximizing Energy, Saving Time & Money at the Airport; Grant Backs UTA Quantum Communication Project
by | Nov 2, 2018
Also, you'll learn about a UTD professor aiming to improve cochlear implants, as well as the Kinesiology team from TWU preparing for a big space competition and Collin College get a $3.7 million NSF grant. Here are some of the research projects underway in North Texas that could make lives better.
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Follow the Money: $1M Grant for Luminant Battery Project, Playful Nets $5M, NTT Data Makes Acquisition
by | Nov 1, 2018
From BoodsKapper to Ulterra Drilling and CyrusOne to Thursby Software Systems, here are some of the deals made by investors and companies with ties to North Texas.
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The Green Future of North Texas
by | Oct 4, 2018
We may have room to grow in the rankings, but don't write Dallas-Fort Worth off as a leader in sustainable building practices. Industry experts say the region is underrated. Here’s how North Texas builders, designers, and cities are pushing green practices forward.
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Andy Karetsky, Skyview Ventures; Jeremy Hux, True North Venture Partners; Tim Woodward, Prelude Ventures; Victor Liu, Hunt Energy Enterprises; and moderator Geoff Eisenberg.

Clean Tech Funding May Return, With an Assist From DFW

by | Apr 23, 2018
Leaders such as Hunt Consolidated’s incubator are investing in tomorrow’s energy.
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Fast Company Searching For World Changers to Honor
by | Nov 8, 2017
Entries can be projects and products that have been launched since January or ideas still in the concept phase. 
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Digital Ad Firm Buys Plano-based Choose Energy for ‘Less Than $100 Million’
by | Jun 28, 2017
Fortune says that Red Ventures paid less that $100 million for the website company.
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Taylor Farms Plants Solar Panels at Dallas Facility
by | Jan 13, 2017
The panels will supply 17 percent of the power to the facility, with the remainder coming from traditional sources.
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