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2010-08-09 07:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Vitria Technology, Inc., today announced that TXU Energy, a market-leading Texas retail energy provider (REP), has selected Vitria's M3O Operational Intelligence (OI) platform to enhance customer service. With more than 2 million electricity customers in Texas, delivering an exceptional customer experience is crucial to TXU Energy's ability to compete in the retail power market. Vitria M3O provides TXU Energy with real-time, dynamic intelligence...

2008-11-03 06:00:18

US-based electric utility TXU Energy has announced that it is lowering prices as much as 10% for more than 300,000 existing customers on several month-to-month residential plans. The price reductions for the TXU Energy PowerStart, TXU Energy Texas Choice and TXU Energy Freedom Plan will be effective November 17, 2008. The price reductions vary depending on the plan a residential customer is on and their location. For a typical single-family household the estimated annual savings could be as...

2008-09-22 12:00:33

With disaster recovery from Hurricane Ike well underway, TXU Energy announced today a series of steps it has taken to help customers with their electricity bills. TXU Energy customers should call 1-866-CALL-TXU to learn more. "Families are focused on putting their lives back together as soon as possible," said Jim Burke, chief executive officer, TXU Energy. "We want to help by making their electric bill one less thing they have to worry about." During this time of need, TXU Energy is...

2007-02-07 15:01:11

By Mike Copeland, Waco Tribune-Herald, Texas Feb. 7--What better way to bind a family than enrolling in a welding course? Paul Hopkins and his stepsons, Brandon and Andrew Wayman, did just that. The Moody residents completed a 13-week program, and now they will work for the company that paid their tuition. "We probably need a hundred more," said Rick Graves, an executive with Fluor Corp. It spent $5,000 a person to send 14 people through the course at Texas State Technical...

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