GOP States Benefit From Shift To Wind & Solar EnergyWind turbines and solar panels accounted for more than two-thirds of all new electric generation capacity added to the nation's grid in 2015, according to a recent analysis by the U.S. Department of Energy.
Exxon & FuelCell To Study Capturing Carbon EmissionsExxon Mobil and FuelCell Energy said that they will work together on technology to reduce the cost of capturing carbon emissions from power plants. It is a sensitive subject for Exxon Mobil.
Solar Plane Leaves California For ArizonaA solar-powered airplane has taken off from California for Arizona, the latest leg of its journey around the world using only energy from the sun.
Xcel Energy Approves $40M In New Transmission ProjectsMore than 30 miles of transmission lines and several electrical substations will be upgraded as part of eight infrastructure projects being planned by Xcel Energy.
Welcome To Texas: Dogwood Canyon Audubon CenterIn Cedar Hill, nestled amid the trees and the trails, just 16 miles south of downtown Dallas, you'll find the Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center.
USDA Declines To Pay For Cows, Crops Poisoned By PesticideThe U.S. Department of Agriculture has refused to pay claims filed by two Idaho families who contend its pesticide treatment contaminated their crops and poisoned a cattle herd.
Solar-Plane Pilots Say Trip Was Also Test Of Human EnduranceThe two Swiss pilots taking turns to fly a solar-powered airplane around the world said Sunday the endeavor is not only a demonstration of the importance of renewable energy but also of the many challenges the human body can endure.
Balancing Economy & The Environment As Earth Day ApproachesAs we approach the 46th observance of Earth Day some people are asking about ways to balance the Texas economy and the environment.
3D Printer Used To Create New Feet For DuckA duck who lost its feet to frostbite is waddling again thanks to a Wisconsin middle school teacher and a 3D printer.
University Researchers Working On New Snakebite TreatmentUniversity researchers are working on a new initial treatment for venomous snakebites.
Exxon Aims To Block Subpoena Over Climate ChangeExxon Mobil is squaring off against government investigators who believe that the energy giant covered up knowledge of how fossil fuels contribute to climate change. The company went to court to quash a subpoena issued last month.
Feds: EPA Fails To Protect Water From Oilfield ContaminationThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is failing in its mandate to protect underground drinking water reserves from oilfield contamination, according to a federal review.