University Of Texas Defends Fracking On University Owned Land

The University of Texas fought back against an environmental study that calls into question fracking practices on west Texas land owned by the university.


Report: Fracking on UT Lands pollutes air and water

Fracking for oil and gas on one million acres of land owned by the University of Texas system has a substantial impact to the environment and public health, according to a first of its kind report by Environment Texas Research and Policy Center and Frontier Group.


Advocates say Texas is squandering its sunshine

Texas earned a top 10 ranking in cumulative U.S. solar power capacity through 2014, but the state didn’t crack the top 20 in a per-capita calculation, according to a new study.


Report: Fracking of UT land harming the environment

The fracking of land owned by the University of Texas for oil and gas has impacted public health, as well as the environment; according to a report by the Environmental Texas Research, Policy Center and Frontier Group.


Report criticizes fracking on UT land

Drilling and hydraulic fracturing on University of Texas lands in West Texas have created an environmental and health risk, a report released Tuesday concluded.