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The Handley power plant in Fort Worth.  (Photo credit Kent Chapline, KTVT/KTXA)

Gov. Perry Responds To New EPA Guidelines For Texas

Texas has to cut its carbon emission by 39 percent by 2030 under new federal requirements.

06/02/2014

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Energy Future Holdings Misses Filing Deadline

Energy Future Holdings is still not ready to file its already delayed annual report, the company said in a filing Tuesday with the federal Securities and Exchange Commission.

04/15/2014

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Ask A Guide: Packing List For Your Campout

Camping is an awesome way to enjoy nature’s magical wonders and to create wonderful memories. However, being well prepared for the trip can make a huge difference.

04/27/2013

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

Fracking Grabbing The Attention Of Sierra Club, New York Gov.

A two day ‘frack attack’ summit is underway in Dallas. The summit comes on the same day fracking made news in the northeast.

03/02/2013

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Dallas City Manager Under Fire Over Natural Gas Drilling

Dallas City Manager Mary Suhm answered direct questions—and criticisms—-before the city council Wednesday over the issue of natural gas drilling in parks and on city-owned land.

CBS 11–02/27/2013

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Despite Increased Restrictions, Urban Water Use Climbs

During 2011, one of the driest years on record in Texas, residents of some of the largest cities increased their water usage — despite the widespread adoption of restrictions on lawn-watering.

03/14/2012

An Exxon gas station sign seen on June 13, 2008 in West Hollywood, California. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Environmentalists Sue Irving’s ExxonMobil Over Air Laws

The largest U.S. oil refinery released 8 million pounds of illegal pollution in the last five years, violating federal air pollution laws thousands of times, according to a lawsuit against Irving-based ExxonMobil.

12/14/2010

Water Standards Stay but Air Permits Go

The EPA says the so called flexible air permitting program has to change. 

06/30/2010