Lighting Up Lives


Stories that inform, inspire, and power a better way forward to a clean energy future.

Lighting Up Lives

See how Vistra is addressing needs and strengthening the communities we serve.


Help for Historic Flooding in California

A $10,000 donation to the Monterey County Storm Relief Fund will help families and businesses in Moss Landing

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TXU Winter Warmth Fights Hunger in Texas

Contributions directly support 12 food banks and 12 social service organizations assisting people across Texas


Trees for Growth

Since 2002, Vistra and its family of retail brands have partnered with cities, counties, schools, and nonprofits to provide more than 300,000 trees.


Restoring Respect

Read how Vistra employees volunteered to restore respect to a historical Black cemetery in Texas

Corporate Giving

We do business the right way – and that means investing in the communities where our employees and customers live and work. Through meaningful investments, we’re addressing needs and strengthening communities.

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Vistra Aids Monterey County Storm Relief With Donation

Vistra is answering the call from California communities impacted by the 2023 winter storms. After heavy rains and flooding ripped …

Extending Operations at Comanche Peak Nuclear Plant

Renewing Comanche Peak Click here to see how Comanche Peak is building a clean energy future and powering the community. …

Vistra’s TXU Energy Donates $150,000 to Fight Hunger, Make the Season Bright for Texans

In the spirit of the holiday season, TXU Energy is providing a little extra winter warmth to our neighbors by …

Tops in Texas: Vistra Honored for Commitment to Conservation

When business and conservation come together, the benefit is long-term prosperity. Vistra is proud to be recognized, once again, by …

Vistra Launches First-of-its-Kind Solution for Electric Vehicle Owners

Vistra’s latest technology-enabled retail electricity product is tailor-made for electric vehicle owners. Through its flagship brand, TXU Energy, the company …

Vistra Raises $1.8 Million for United Way, Energy Aid

Investing in communities – at Vistra, it’s part of everything we do. This year, our employees from across the country …

Extending Operations at Comanche Peak Nuclear Plant, Vistra’s Largest Source of Zero-Carbon Electricity

Vistra is seeking to extend the operation of Luminant’s Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant through 2053, an additional 20 years …

Luminant Donates $10,000 to SFA Beef Farm

IRVING, Texas — Feb. 10, 2020 — Staying true to our Texas roots, Vistra, and our generation subsidiary, Luminant, will …

Industry Veteran Joins Vistra as Chief Strategy & Sustainability Officer

Vistra is pleased to welcome Stacey Doré as the company’s first chief strategy and sustainability officer and executive vice president …

A Bright New Day: 50MW Brightside Solar Facility is Now Online

Vistra’s Brightside Solar Facility in Live Oak County, Texas, is now online and generating electricity. The 50-megawatt solar photovoltaic (PV) …