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Vistra Announces Acquisition of Energy Harbor

On March 6, Vistra announced that it has executed a definitive agreement with Energy Harbor Corp., pursuant to which Energy Harbor will merge with and into a newly-formed subsidiary of Vistra. This combination creates a leading integrated retail electricity and zero-carbon generation company with the second-largest competitive nuclear fleet in the country, along with a […]

TXU Energy Aid and Beat The Heat Programs Help Keep Texans Cool

The extreme heat experienced this summer impacted the health and well-being of the most vulnerable Texans. TXU Energy remained committed to supporting our neighbors during these hot summer months through its TXU Energy Aid bill payment assistance program and the company’s 24th annual Beat the Heat program. See the attached infographics for more information. BTH [...]

Vistra Announces CEO Transition

On March 21, Vistra announced that its board of directors named longtime company executive Jim Burke as its next CEO, effective August 1. Mr. Burke, who currently serves as president and chief financial officer, will also join the company’s board upon assuming his new role. Vista’s current CEO and board member, Curt Morgan, will stay […]

Vistra Announces Expansion of World’s Largest Battery Energy Storage Facility

On January 24, Vistra announced that it plans to further expand its Moss Landing Energy Storage Facility in Moss Landing, California. The company has entered into a 15-year resource adequacy agreement with Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) for a new 350-megawatt/1,400-megawatt-hour battery system. This would complement the existing 400 MW/1,600 MWh of energy storage […]

Vistra Announces Investigation Findings and Corrective Actions Related to Fall 2021 Incident at Moss Landing Energy Storage Facility

On January 21, Vistra announced its principal investigation findings and corrective actions related to the Sept. 4 incident that caused limited battery damage at its Phase I (300 megawatts/1,200 megawatt-hours) Moss Landing Energy Storage Facility in Monterey Bay, California. The investigation found that in response to detection of very low levels of smoke in one […]

Vistra Launches Green Finance Framework

On November 30, Vistra announced the publication of its Green Finance Framework, supported by a second-party opinion from V.E (formerly Vigeo Eiris), part of Moody’s ESG Solutions. The Framework allows Vistra to issue green financial instruments to fund new or existing projects that support renewable energy and energy efficiency, as defined in the Framework, with […]

Vistra, Dynegy Investments Power PA Communities

Since 2019, Vistra and our leading Pennsylvania retail electricity brand, Dynegy, have donated nearly half a million dollars to supporting community partners that are making a difference in their local communities. That means investing in food pantries, schools, fire departments, homeless shelters, and organizations that are focused on environmental sustainability, social justice and racial equity. […]