Elizabeth Ames Jones

Buddy Garcia (credit: Texas Commission on Environmental Quality)

Perry Appoints Garcia To Texas Railroad Commission

Governor Rick Perry has appointed Buddy Garcia to the Texas Railroad Commission until the general election in November.

04/13/2012

A drilling rig explores for gas. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Texas Fracking Disclosure To Start in February

Rules requiring disclosure of many chemicals used in the controversial process of hydraulic fracturing will take effect in Texas in February, oil and gas regulators decided on Tuesday.

12/13/2011