The Denton university switched to 100 percent renewable energy this spring.

The Dallas Sierra Club hosts the second Earth, Wind & Fire Energy Summit at the Addison Conference Center on Oct. 22-23.

Walter Hornaday got his start in the industry on the production side more than 20 years ago.

Austin College has reached its goal of using 100 percent renewable electricity this summer. 

Facebook has partnered with Citigroup and Alterra Energy to build a 202-megawatt wind farm on 17,000 acres in Clay County to power Facebook's new data center in Fort Worth. Courtesy of Facebook.

Aug. 4, 2015

Environmentally minded from the word “go” is the term one could use in describing the new Facebook data center planned for Fort Worth. And environmentalists will find many features to like about the new facility. 


Mark MacLean, founder of Marley Wind Works, makes wind-powered machines.

Texas Climate News, overseen by former Houston Chronicle environmental reporter Bill Dawson, features a newly expanded format with more original coverage by staff and contributors. Above, photo of the People's Climate March in New York City in September. Courtesy of Earth Justice.

June 30, 2015 

June 3, 2015

The Texas’ 84th Legislature wrapped up this past weekend, amid torrential rainfall and a deluge of action to maneuver bills to final approval. Your health, safety, water supply, air quality and right to weigh in on potential public hazards and initiate civic action all may feel the effects of the storm in the statehouse.

For good?  Or ill?  













May 26, 2015

By Amy Martin