Daily Archives: September 19, 2013

Austin, Houston and San Antonio Lead Texas Cities in ‘Green’ Policies

Major Texas cities are doing their part to challenge Texas’ rank as one of the least green states in the Union, a new report shows. Perhaps not surprisingly, Austin is the greenest city, with San Antonio and Houston (!) tying for the number two spot.

UPDATED: Air Pollution from Fracking in Eagle Ford Shale Threatens Health, Report Claims

A new 47-page report from Earthworks takes a sobering look at the potential health risks from fracking-related air pollution in Karnes County, one of the epicenters of the Eagle Ford Shale.