The Rio Grande Valley economy is fueled by a wide range of resources and industries from international trade to manufacturing; however, one of the most important and abundant resources is not  found in our land. Currently, renewable energy in...
Oil prices have regularly closed above $80 per barrel of late, something that hadn’t happened since 2014. They’ve more than doubled in the past year and are a far cry from the doldrums of last spring. High oil prices...
Vast improvements, particularly in communications, have been made since Winter Storm Uri to better prepare the natural gas supply chain for the winter season in Texas. The oil and natural gas industry has been working with a sense of urgency...
The energy sector remains a key driver of the Texas economy. It dominates state exports; drilling, production, transportation, and processing activity involve substantial investments; and the massive supply chain has been entrenched and expanding for over a century. Although...
Everyone loves renewable energy until they don’t. In a March Gallup survey, more than two thirds of respondents said the United States should put more emphasis on developing wind (66 percent) and solar energy (73 percent).  But when a new...
Bipartisanship is a rare occurrence in Washington, D.C. these days. Listening to cable news or opening Twitter, you’d wonder if anyone can ever agree on anything.   That’s what makes the broad consensus to address methane pollution so remarkable. Major...
As leaders in business, workforce and education, we have come together to urge you to continue our state’s long-standing support for renewable energy development in Texas.  Without this vital and growing industry, we are concerned the reduction in investment will...
Geothermal energy; many of us have never heard of it, and if we have, it sounds like science fiction.  The first human use of geothermal resources started over 10,000 years ago, when settlers established themselves around hot springs for warmth...
LAREDO, Texas - A huge solar energy project is underway in Webb County, thanks in part to financing from the North American Development Bank. NADB, along with a syndicate of three other lenders, and global renewable energy developer BayWa r.e....
Texas’ lead in connecting the country to oil and gas, has built life as we know it, however today’s energy infrastructure is not the end to our journey of ingenuity. In fact, following the events of the Texas Freeze,...

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