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Five Texas refineries exceeded federal limits on benzene pollution, a known carcinogen, as reported by an Environmental Integrity Project in 2021, with...

GOP Stands Up To Critical Energy “Wokeness”

Republican state-level officials continue their fight against anything “woke,” their most recent target: “critical energy theory” within the financial sector.Last week, at...

Texas’ Emergency Drought Gets Worse

Texas is currently experiencing the worst drought conditions since 2011, which affected 95% of the state and caused over $7 billion in...

Abbott’s Top Donor Pipeline Company Had A Colossal Methane Leak, Will He Face Consequences?

On March 17, a natural gas pipeline run by one of Gov. Greg Abbott’s top donors, Kelcy Warren, leaked a ton of...

EPA Rejects Texas’ More Lenient Standard For Highly Toxic Air Pollutant

This story was originally published by ProPublica. As part of a sweeping announcement detailing strategies to crack down on...

Biden Administration Proposes Higher Fees in Changes to Federal Oil, Gas Drilling

Nov 26 (Reuters) - U.S. President Joe Biden's administration proposed a slew of changes on Friday to the federal oil and gas...

FERC Report Blames February’s Blackout On The Devastating Effects Of Extremely Cold Temperatures

Nine months ago Texas suffered a bitter winter storm that caused one of the biggest forced power outages in the nation's history...

Texas Pipeline Crew Rescues Giant Alligator

An enormous alligator got stuck in a concrete drainage earlier this month, luckily a crew of pipeline workers found it and rescue...

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Ever since Winter Storm Uri crippled much of Texas thanks to an inadequately prepared electrical grid, the average Texan now knows way...

Poison in the Air

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