The Earthworks report is also the first analysis to identify what could constitute widespread illegal flaring in Texas oil fields.
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One Texas oil and gas company left the state responsible for almost $10 million after its 2019 bankruptcy.
Groping. Catcalling. Crude texts. We spoke to women in the oil industry who say they faced sexual harassment and were punished for speaking out.
An environmental watchdog submitted evidence of dozens of violations, but the state’s environmental agency rarely followed up.
The Permian Basin’s shale revolution is over and renewable energy is surging. What does that mean for Texas’ future?
With Storage Space Evaporating, the Oil and Gas Industry Will Get to Put Its Products Back Underground
The Railroad Commission has rolled back rules that once prohibited producers from storing liquid hydrocarbons in geological formations across the state, despite risks to aquifers.
A new documentary follows a couple’s winding path toward starting a tiny-home community for the homeless in West Texas.
In Surfside Beach, Port Aransas, and elsewhere, contentious new infrastructure projects may be stalled by the accelerating pandemic.
The oil and gas sector was already having problems, but the fear and uncertainty around a global pandemic could end the Texas energy boom.
As oil prices plummet, the petroleum industry’s benefits and drawbacks for small towns are on full display.