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Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 at 05:08 PM CDT

FW Begins Construction on Affordable Energy-Efficient Homes

FW Begins Construction on Affordable Energy-Efficient Homes

Construction began in southeast Fort Worth on new energy-efficient homes for first-time low and moderate income homebuyers.

Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 at 11:36 AM CDT
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By Elizabeth Ladzinski

Stunning Historic Photos of Air Pollution

Click to see some fascinating images of air pollution throughout the US from the...View gallery

  • Earth Day Evolution
  • River Rouge Ford Factory 1922
  • Air Pollution 1953
Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014 at 10:36 AM CST

Google Invests $75M More in Texas Wind Farms

Google Invests $75M More in Texas Wind Farms

Google Inc. will invest $75 million more in Texas wind farms as the tech giant expands its renewable energy efforts.

Monday, Nov 11, 2013 at 11:55 AM CST

Oil, Gas Drillers Turn to Water Recycling

Oil, Gas Drillers Turn to Water Recycling

Drillers have found a way to get by with much less water -- they recycle it using systems that not long ago they may have eyed with suspicion.

Monday, Nov 4, 2013 at 08:56 AM CST

Microsoft Inks 20 Year Deal for Texas Wind Power

Microsoft Inks 20 Year Deal for Texas Wind Power

Microsoft Corp. has entered a 20-year deal to buy power from a new wind farm in Texas.

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2013 at 06:15 AM CDT

Nation's Largest Wind Farm May Build in Texas

Nation's Largest Wind Farm May Build in Texas

A Dallas-based wind-power developer has proposed an array of as many as 650 wind turbines for 190 square miles of the Texas South Plains.

Sunday, Aug 11, 2013 at 07:57 AM CDT

Dallas College Turns Football Field Into Urban Farm

Dallas College Turns Football Field Into Urban Farm

What was once Paul Quinn College’s football field is now a farm providing fresh fruits and vegetables in Dallas. "My goal is to spread the word of organic growth," Andrea Bithell, the manager of the two-acre "We...

Monday, Aug 5, 2013 at 12:02 PM CDT

Green Car Wash Sanitizes Without Soap

Green Car Wash Sanitizes Without Soap

A car wash in Arizona installed a water filtration tank allowing high levels of oxygen to sanitize the water they use to clean customers' cars — all without soap. An environmental engineer at Arizona State...

Monday, Jul 15, 2013 at 03:48 PM CDT

Energy for Sale: Is It Worth It?

Energy for Sale: Is It Worth It?

Door-to-door salesmen, telephone calls and direct mail, all trying to sell you electricity or natural gas. The pitches promise to save you money. They are called alternative energy suppliers.

Monday, Jul 15, 2013 at 06:32 AM CDT

State to Sell Pristine Prairie Near Fort Worth

State to Sell Pristine Prairie Near Fort Worth

The General Land Office is scheduled the sale of what community activists say one of the few patches of remaining North Texas prairie untouched by a plow.

 

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