Monthly Archives: July 2010

Renewable Energy and Texas' Future

July 30th, 2010

As a national leader, the energy industry in Texas accounts for twenty-five percent of the nation’s natural gas and twenty percent of U.S. oil production. Texas truly does have a great story of pursuing energy development and emerging as a leader in the field of fossil fuels. However, a new story about Texas’ energy supply is on the horizon, renewable energy.

Officials: Mandate will burden schools

July 24th, 2010

State Rep. Tan Parker, R-Flower Mound, said the state mandate will provide more transparency and much-needed consumer information for students selecting courses.