Vistra Energy (NYSE: VST) was ranked #270 in the 2020 Fortune 500 listing, a climb of 67 places from #337 in 2018. Read more about Vistra’s commitment to Powering the People in the company’s Fortune 500 profile.
On May 19, 2020, Vistra (NYSE: VST) announced its intent to expand the size of the battery energy storage systems at its Moss Landing Power Plant site in Moss Landing, California, subject to approval by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC). The company has entered into a 10-year resource adequacy agreement with Pacific Gas and […]
Vistra is increasing the size of its battery energy storage project located at the site of its Oakland Power Plant. The battery will now have a capacity of 36.25 megawatts/145 megawatt-hours instead of the previously announced capacity of 20 MW/80 MWh. Vistra anticipates the battery storage project will enter commercial operations by January 2022. Details […]
Vistra joined a diverse coalition of power generators, trade associations, and think tank experts in asking the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to examine the policy options and implications of carbon pricing policies in competitive wholesale electricity markets. The request comes at a time when many states, utilities and electric markets are already considering policies […]
On March 26, Vistra Energy announced that it is donating $2 million to non-profits and social service agencies, providing direct relief for people with critical needs resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic in the communities it serves. More details on this donation are available in the news release below.
On March 26, TXU Energy announced it is committing $450,000 to support Texans facing unprecedented challenges from the coronavirus pandemic. More details on this commitment is available in the news release below.
TXU Energy is assisting customers that may incur economic hardship related to the coronavirus by waiving late fees, extending payment due dates, and reducing down payments and deferring balances over five equal installments. If a customer is unable to pay their bill and to take advantage of this assistance, TXU Energy customers should call 1-800-242-9113. […]
As the impacts of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) are felt more widely, EPSA and its member companies (Vistra Energy is a member) stand ready to ensure that Americans have reliable power at the lowest cost wherever and whenever it’s needed. This mission is never more important than during times that test our strength and resilience. […]
On February 28, Vistra Energy announced changes to its board of directors. Effective February 24, 2020, Arcilia C. Acosta and Lisa Crutchfield have been appointed as independent directors. Ms. Acosta successfully operates both Southwest Testing Laboratories and CARCON Industries and has had great success and impact in the Texas marketplace. Ms. Crutchfield is the managing […]
Electric Power Supply Association (EPSA) announced the support of the organization and its members, of which Vistra Energy is one, of a price on carbon or other economy-wide, market-based mechanism to reduce carbon emissions. This is an example of how competitive markets can facilitate environmental goals of states and the nation. Full release below.