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Business and the Environment / TXU Buyout #859466

CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 26, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) The record buyout by several firms of Texas electricity producer TXU reported.

(Studio: Anthony Mason) The shift in business attitudes toward environmental responsibility featured; details given about the TXU deal and about other companies supporting global warming legislation; statistics on coal-burning plants cited. [Natural Resources Defense Council David HAWKINS†- notes the impact of the TXU deal.] [Texas Pacific Group Bill REILLY†- says we’re moving to make this a clean, responsible, environmentally committed company.] [January 22, Duke Energy CEO Jim ROGERS†- says we must act now.]

Couric, Katie;
Mason, Anthony

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