North Texans Brace For Beetle Epidemic That Could Destroy TreesCities around North Texas are planning for a beetle epidemic that experts say will destroy the population of ash trees.
Utility Aims For Zero Carbon Emission From Electric PlantsA utility serving 3.6 million electricity customers in eight states, including Texas says it will try to eliminate all its carbon emissions from electrical generation by 2050.
2 Greek Companies Guilty Of Illegal Oil Discharges In TexasU.S. prosecutors say two Greek shipping companies must pay a $4 million fine for not reporting illegal oil discharges by a tanker operating last year in Texas ports.
Death Toll Jumps In Historic California WildfiresThe statewide death toll from wildfires in California stands at 31. The Camp Fire that ravaged a swath of Northern California was the deadliest.
Wildfire Destroys Entire Town As Blazes Tear Through CaliforniaMassive wildfires are tearing through parts of California, destroying hundreds buildings and forcing thousands of people from their homes.
One Of Oldest Coal Companies In US Files For BankruptcyOne of the oldest coal companies in the U.S. filed for bankruptcy protection Tuesday to deal with more than $1.4 billion in debt amid declining demand for the fuel.
Keystone XL Developer Plans To Start Construction Next YearTransCanada spokesman Matthew John said Monday that the company remains committed to moving ahead with the project following years of reviews from federal and state regulators.
Bye Bye Bugs? Scientists Fear Non-Pest Insects Are DecliningThe more beneficial flying insects of summer — native bees, moths, butterflies, ladybugs, lovebugs, mayflies and fireflies — appear to be less abundant this summer.
The Arctic's 'Last Bastion' Of Sea Ice Is Breaking Up For The 1st TimeRecent satellite imagery shows that some of the Arctic's oldest ice has been replaced by miles of open water for the first time on record.
Kroger Phasing Out Single-Use Plastic Bags In All Stores By 2025The nation's largest grocery chain -- Kroger -- will be plastic-bag free at all of its nearly 2,800 stores by 2025.
Glacier Latest U.S. Park To Be Scorched By Western WildfiresA wildfire destroyed structures and forced evacuations Monday from the busiest area of Montana's Glacier National Park, as officials in California prepared to reopen Yosemite National Park.
Nationwide Movement Looks To Replace Plastic Straws With Environmentally-Friendly OptionsStriking out plastic straws. It's a nationwide movement that's looking to replace plastic straws at businesses with more environmentally-friendly options.