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.



Vistra-led summer campaign totals $230,000 in donations to fund nearly 2,000 computers for the 2020-2021 school year


From the CEO: Meeting the Challenges of 2021

As we face the pandemic, the health, safety, and well-being of our people is our first priority.


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.

More Stories

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) …

Letter From the CEO: Vistra’s 2021 Sustainability Report

At Vistra, we have a legacy of doing what is right and we pride ourselves on being good corporate citizens. …

Women of Vistra Power a Better Way Forward

Pioneers, trusted teammates, leaders in their field: these are the women powering a better way forward. To celebrate Women’s History …

Vistra Strengthens Commitment to Provide Laptops to Low-Income Students

Vistra-led summer campaign totals $230,000 in donations to fund nearly 2,000 computers for the 2020-2021 school year IRVING, Texas — …