Cooling Stations, Air Conditioners Available to Help Texans in Need Beat Heat

Reliant, the Salvation Army and cities in Texas are working to provide heat relief for Texans this summer. Together, they have opened...

With Storm in the Gulf, Gov. Abbott Urges East Texas Residents to Prepare

Gov. Greg Abbott is encouraging residents within 50 miles of the Sabine River in east Texas to prepare now for possible flooding. 

TCEQ Expands Air Monitoring Following Hurricanes With $1M in New Tools

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has new tools for detecting airborne pollution following hurricanes and other disasters. Two...

Texas Railroad Commission Mulls Reducing Oilfield Flaring

As Texas’ regulatory commission for the oil and gas industry conducted a rare meeting in April to consider reducing oil production due...

Study: Texas "substantially weaker" than neighbors on cleanup guidelines for polluted sites

The study found Texas "may allow residential homes to be built in areas that neighboring states wouldn’t even consider safe for factories or oil refineries.”

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