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Sunday, Feb 15, 2015 at 04:26 PM CST

Lubbock Hopes for Dump Cleanup

Lubbock Hopes for Dump Cleanup

Lubbock officials are looking to state lawmakers for financial help to cleanup an abandoned recycling center the city has considered a blight on one of the Plains city's main gateways.

Saturday, Feb 7, 2015 at 05:52 PM CST

Plan Calls for Expanding Gulf of Mexico Reef Sanctuary

Plan Calls for Expanding Gulf of Mexico Reef Sanctuary

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration wants to enlarge the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary in the Gulf of Mexico from 56 square miles to cover 280 square miles.

Wednesday, Aug 13, 2014 at 06:36 PM CDT

New Wind Energy Solution at UNT

New Wind Energy Solution at UNT

Researchers hope the new wind turbine being tested at UNT’s Discovery Park will prove quieter, more efficient, and more cost effective than current consumer wind options.

Tuesday, Jun 3, 2014 at 01:03 PM CDT

Federal Hearing on Texas Oil Spill Resumes

Federal Hearing on Texas Oil Spill Resumes

The captain of a tugboat whose barges collided with a cargo freighter in the Houston Ship Channel in March says the larger vessel increased its speed in foggy conditions and she couldn't turn quickly to avoid...

Friday, Apr 4, 2014 at 06:43 AM CDT

Feds Reach $5.15 Billion Settlement Over Mining Cleanup

Feds Reach $5.15 Billion Settlement Over Mining Cleanup

The federal government announced Thursday that it reached a $5.15 billion settlement with Anadarko Petroleum Corp. for the cleanup of thousands of long-contaminated sites nationwide.

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.

 

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