Greenhouse Gases

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North Texas Landfill Capturing Greenhouse Gas

Americans throw away more trash per capita than any other country on the planet. That is a lot of trash. And where garbage piles up, there is a lot of gas. It is a matter of chemistry.

12/06/2012

Smoke from a power generating station billows into the air over grazing cattle.

EPA Wants To Issue Texas Greenhouse Gas Permits

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has asked a Washington court to allow it to issue greenhouse gas permits in Texas, even though the state has asked the judges to stop the federal move.

CBSDFW.COM–01/06/2011

A tailpipe is shown under a vehicle. (credit: AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

EPA Taking Over More Texas Air Permits

Texas refuses to regulate greenhouse gases, so the federal Environmental Protection Agency will do it for the state.

CBSDFW.COM–12/23/2010