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ExTex LaPorte Generating Station<div class="intro-content copy-section">​​​​​ExTex LaPorte Generating Station is operated by Exelon Power, a business unit of Exelon Generation. It is a 4-unit gas power plant located near Houston in LaPorte, Texas. </div><div class="copy-section"><p>ExTex LaPorte is Exelon's first wholly-owned power plant in Texas. It provides power to customers in the Houston regions during peak demand situations. The 4 combustion turbines on-site are maintained by Airco Industries.</p></div>​ <div class="grouper"><div class="row"><div class="grouper-section"> </div><div class="section-header"><h4>Exelon Generation's culture and business practice make us safety-first</h4></div><div class="grouper-content"><div class="cta-generic"><p>All Exelon Generation facilities employ sophisticated emergency response plans to protect public health and safety. Plans are reviewed and approved by state governments and federal regulatory agencies. Emergency planning includes coordination with local and municipal officials, and thousands of volunteers and first responders. </p><p>To protect the safety and health of our employees, contractors, customers and communities, we've implemented a number of initiatives to promote safe behaviors both on and off the job. </p><p>Exelon has a safety behavior observation program and focused initiatives on areas of high risk. We offer safety training, which is integrated with leadership development programs for supervisors and managers, as well as new employee orientation. And the safety peer group identifies successful pilot programs or new practices that can then be adopted by the entire organization.</p></div></div></div></div><div class="grouper"><div class="row"><div class="grouper-section"> </div><div class="section-header"><h4>Supporting the Local Economy</h4></div><div class="grouper-content"><div class="cta-generic"><p>Exelon Power's three fossil plants in Texas at Handley, Mountain Creek and ExTex LaPorte generate a total of 2,222 megawatts and employ 88 workers. Exelon contributes $1.9 million per year in state tax payments in Texas. </p></div></div></div></div>​ExTex LaPorte Generating Station

 

 

 

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