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A caution sign identifying a natural gas underground pipeline. (credit: Getty Images/Tim Boyle)

McKinney Neighborhood Evacuated By Natural Gas Line Break

Just north of downtown McKinney, residents and business operators said they smelled the trouble first Wednesday morning.

01/23/2013

Scott Deahl died after being critically injured in a house explosion in Lewisville. (credit: Christian Community Action)

House Explosion Victim Praises Non-Profit Before Death

On Monday leaders with a North Texas non-profit organization remembered a man who died from injuries sustained after a house explosion last week. Victim Scott Deahl lived in a duplex owned by Christian Community Action.

CBSDFW.COM–01/14/2013

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Man Remains In Critical Condition After Home Explosion

The man who was inside a home that exploded in Lewisville remains in critcal conditioin at a Plano hospital.

01/12/2013

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Protestors Oppose New Life For Dallas Fracking Project

Angry shouts disrupted a Dallas City Plan Commission meeting today when a controversial natural gas fracking project killed weeks ago was reintroduced.

CBS 11–01/10/2013

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Construction Crew Accidentally Hits McKinney Gas Line

An emergency situation had emergency crews and utility workers out in the city of McKinney. A major gas leak caused authorities to shut down the intersection of Eldorado Parkway and Stonebridge Drive.

CBSDFW.COM–01/07/2013

Employees of an oil and gas company work on a natural gas valve at a hydraulic fracturing site. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Hollywood Faces Fracking In ‘Promised Land’

The new movie “Promised Land” digs into the fierce national debate over fracking, the technique that’s generated a boom in U.S. natural gas production while also stoking controversy over its possible impact on the environment and human health.

01/02/2013

A caution sign identifying a natural gas underground pipeline. (credit: Getty Images/Tim Boyle)

Sherman: Panda ToBuild Natural Gas-powered Plant

A Dallas company has broken ground on a 758-megawatt natural gas-fueled electric generating plant in North Texas. Panda Power Funds began construction Thursday on the plant in Sherman.

11/12/2012

A caution sign identifying a natural gas underground pipeline. (credit: Getty Images/Tim Boyle)

Natural Gas Abundance No Longer A Positive

We may have too much of a good thing when it comes to natural gas. Texas produced $1.5 billion worth of natural gas in September. That’s down 40 percent from last year.

11/05/2012

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Dallas Anti-Drilling Group ‘Don’t Frack Our Fairway’

The focus of this weekend is supposed to be a grand re-opening celebration for a popular City-operated golf course in Dallas. But instead, the event has turned into the staging area for gas drilling protestors.

10/26/2012

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Wreck Sends Minivan Crashing Into Teen’s Bedroom

Several people were sent to the hospital after a minivan crashed into a house in Fort Worth. The two-vehicle crash happened on Evans Avenue, near Seminary and Intersate-35.

CBSDFW.COM–10/25/2012

An AT&T logo is displayed on an AT&T truck. (credit: Getty Images/Tim Boyle)

AT&T Service Vans Running On Natural Gas

AT&T operates one of the largest commercial fleets in the nation, and also one of the largest compressed natural gas fleets. Natural gas is domestic, plentiful and affordable.

10/18/2012

The FBI investigates the gas line tampering. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Plano Residents Still Nervous After Explosion

One month after a Plano man allegedly set off a bomb while tampering with a gas main, homeowners say not enough is being done to prevent it from happening again.

07/16/2012

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