On Monday, April 22 Mr. Rick Hanning, Luminant Community Relations Manager, presented Dr. Gregory Powell, President of Panola College, with a $1,000 check for the Panola College Foundation’s Sustainers Group.
“Luminant has been a sustaining member of the Panola College Foundation since 2008. Their generosity has helped the organization build an endowment that is now being used to help fund various projects across campus. They have been a wonderful corporate neighbor, and we are grateful for their support,” said Van Patterson, Director of Institutional Advancement.
Luminant, a subsidiary of Energy Future Holdings, formerly TXU Corp., is the largest competitive power generation business in Texas. Their activities include plant and mine, wholesale marketing and trading, and development operations. Luminant has more than 15,400 megawatts of capacity, including 2,300 MW fueled by nuclear power and 8,000 MW fueled by coal. Almost 2,200 MW of the coal generation are new baseload units, equipped with advanced environmental controls. With a portfolio of more than 700 MW of wind power, they are also one of the largest purchasers of wind-generated electricity in Texas and the nation.