Solar and wind input is setting records, but the state’s inefficient grid is unable to handle the full load it could deliver in the ongoing heat wave.
But CPS Energy’s decision to switch to natural gas highlights the potential and peril of cities’ clean energy transition.
Fighting with your ex- in city council chambers? Ursine invaders with a taste for tacos? Just another day in far-flung Texas.
What lawmakers should do to mitigate the state's cascading crises, and what they are liable to do instead.
Al Gore talks about what’s next for the environmental movement in Texas and beyond.
The ex-chair of a powerful Texas House committee claims he’s found a way around an untested revolving door law.
Deepwater terminals in the Gulf would fuel output and growth despite the Biden administration's promises of steep emissions cuts.
Intervention by the federal government could protect Gulf Coast "sacrifice zones" while keeping the power on amid record temperatures.
The natural gas industry raked in billions during the winter grid failure and Governor Abbott let them off the hook. He was rewarded with a huge campaign contribution from the grid collapse’s biggest profiteer.
Experts say the energy reform bill signed by Governor Greg Abbott doesn’t go far enough to protect Texans from future blackouts.