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.
After thorough review of the FERC’s order on the PJM capacity auction rules, Vistra Energy supports the reasoned action that directs PJM to reform its capacity auction to address the anti-competitive effects state-subsidized resources have on the ability of the capacity market to function properly. For more information, read the full press release.
Vistra Energy continues to take steps to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and combat climate change, announcing today its long-term emissions reduction targets1: 2030: Goal to achieve a greater than 50 percent reduction in CO2 equivalent emissions by 2030 as compared to a 2010 baseline 2050: Long-term objective to achieve a greater than 80 percent reduction […]
TXU Energy and Vistra today affirmed their efforts to help customers impacted by recent storms in Texas. Individual customers impacted by the storm are able to get assistance in the form of extend payment due dates, reduced down payments and deferred balance payments. Additionally, bill-payment assistance is available through TXU Energy Aid. “Sunday’s tornadoes were […]
Vistra Energy announced August 20 that it has entered an agreement to acquire Ambit Energy for $475 million plus working capital in an all-cash transaction. More information in the news release below.
What do the words ‘fully competitive electricity market’ mean? For us, they simply mean this: Consumers get a choice. Watch our video to learn more about how competition brings value to consumers.