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If I were the NRG who got laid off , I would tell everyone to tell everyone to boycott Reliant and Green Mountain . These plant have to almost give away electricity at night and I'm certain Reliant doesn't cut cost . That's why the TXU CEO said she doesn't see a problem ith ERCOT's system . They are making big money so they might as well share it with the employees they let go .
Nothing corperate GREED and a coward for a CEO = failure
From what I hear , there's a lot of guys 54 years getting cut . At 55 you get a retirement with medical .
houston done be walking the plant guys out the doors and replacing them with contract workers
I heard a few were laid off in the NYC area as well
I'm the reporter who's covering this for the Houston Chronicle. I heard that 100 in IBEW Local 66 were laid off. I'm trying to get numbers of layoffs elsewhere in Texas or nationally. If anyone knows anything -- numbers, who was affected -- give me at call at 713-362-2384. No need to use any names in print or online, just trying to get a sense of what's going on.
All the best,
All of field services, aka maintenance services is laid off, all crew leaders have positions to report to, i&c techs have been relocated to wa parish