Texas Geologist: Can't Tie Water Contamination To Gas Drilling The amount of explosive gas tainting a North Texas neighborhood's water supply has increased in recent years, but the state's oil and gas regulator says it can't link the methane to drilling activity nearby,
New Tests Find More Methane In North Texas WaterThe Texas agency that regulates the state's oil and gas industry says it's opened a new investigation of allegations that methane is contaminating North Texas water.
EPA Changed Course On Texas Fracking Danger After Oil Company ProtestWhen a North Texas man reported that his family's drinking water had begun "bubbling" like champagne, the federal government sounded an alarm: An oil company may have tainted their wells while drilling for natural gas.
North Texas Landfill Capturing Greenhouse GasAmericans 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.
Duke Study: Methane May Leak Into Drinking Water Near Gas WellsOn Monday, 15 Dish residents watched their tiny city become the first to ask the state to force gas producers to cut air emissions.