Work finished on new coal-fired Central Texas power plant unit. KWTX

Austin inks deal to construct airport natural gas fueling station. Austin Business Journal

Local government to invest in the environment. Laredo Sun

Across faiths, a glance at a greener future. Austin American-Statesman

CPS seeks $32 billion in STP damages. San Antonio Express-News

Is it melt down for NRG’s plans to build more Texas reactors? Dallas Morning News

LCRA to buy wind from South Texas farm. Austin American-Statesman

Thoughts from a UT scientist on the Copenhagen conference. Austin American-Statesman

Texas expediting environmental complaints on natural gas operations in Barnett Shale. Fort Worth Star-Telegram

ExxonMobil: Industry committed to cutting GHG emissions. Oil & Gas Journal

Harris Co. to consider joining ‘Ike Dike’ coalition. KTRK

Texas Panhandle’s Palo Duro Canyon at center of debate over wind-power transmission lines. Dallas Morning News

How Exxon Mobil’s purchase of XTO Energy may affect the energy industry. Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Q&A: Global warming skeptic Joe Barton. Dallas Morning News

Baylor professor turning cow manure into fuel-grade ethanol. Waco Tribune-Herald

EPA to study impact of hydraulic fracturing on drinking water. Dallas Morning News

CPS partner says it’s time for decision. San Antonio Express-News

Is a climate movement rooting in Alamo City? San Antonio Current

Nuclear could still edge out gas. San Antonio Express-News

In Exxon deal, signs of a new gusher. New York Times

State agency debuts Web site to track Barnett Shale air quality test results. Fort Worth Star-Telegram

COP15: San Antonians join protest calling for urgent action at Copenhagen. San Antonio Current

Galveston to rebuild hundreds of low-income homes destroyed by Ike. KHOU

Shale game: Exxon’s $31 billion bet on natural gas. Wall Street Journal

Eco-friendly without a lot of green. Houston Chronicle

Barton aims to keep US from emission-limits deal. Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Texas’ retail electric rates significantly higher than neighboring states’. Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Hurricane activity expected to regain strength next year. Houston Business Journal

Rebate plan for energy efficient appliances. KTRK

Texas, the renewable energy capital of the world? Houston Chronicle

Eastman cancels billion dollar building project. Beaumont Enterprise

Local participants, activists in Denmark for UN climate summit. Austin Chronicle

Texas OKs air permits for coal plant in Limestone County. Dallas Morning News

Climate scientists vs. skeptics: ‘It’s like the Boy Scouts vs. the mafia.’
Houston Chronicle

Perry asks EPA to retract greenhouse gas finding. Fort Worth Star-Telegram

CPS investigation into cost-estimate bungle finds no malicious intent. San Antonio Business Journal

Natural gas returning to favor, according to survey, whitepaper. Houston Business Journal

Global warming? Temperature in Abilene stable for a century. Abilene Reporter News

State environmental agency to face whooping crane lawsuit. Austin American-Statesman

Texas Farm Bureau opposes ‘cap and trade’ legislation. San Angelo Standard-Times

CPS Energy Board Chair resigns after weeks of pressure. San Antonio Current

Fort Worth city council asks for air-quality test amid concerns over natural gas facilities’ emissions. Dallas Morning News

Rep. Joe Barton to heat up Copenhagen climate change summit. Dallas Morning News

CPS internal report reveals scandal’s details. San Antonio Express-News

Exxon forecasts efficiency gains. New York Times

PUC Chairman: Electric cars offer benefits to Texas. Dallas Morning News

An oil play environmentalists could love. Forbes

Perry: U.S. should follow Texas’ lead on greenhouse gas. Dallas Morning News

NASA inspires carbon technology contest. Houston Chronicle

CPS’ partner told mayor of higher price. San Antonio Express-News

Power plants’ coal smoke tarnishes halo of electric cars. Dallas Morning News

West Texas ‘clean coal’ plant gets $350 million federal grant. Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Air tests at natural gas drilling sites fuel concerns in Barnett Shale. Dallas Morning News

‘Imagine Waco’ plans show grand vision for downtown. Waco Tribune-Herald

Federal money set to flow to renewable fuel projects. Hearst Newspapers

Tenaska makes pitch for $3.5B power plant. Abilene Reporter-News

Tesoro, Valero, other refiners fight climate change bills. Hearst Newspapers

Tough season may force Texas oystermen to fold. New York Times

UT students head to Copenhagen.
Daily Texan

Exxon sees faster growth for wind, solar today than year ago. Wall Street Journal

Scientist: US effort on climate ineffectual. Houston Chronicle

Pushed toward exit, CPS leaders resist and Castro calls for two on CPS board to resign. San Antonio Express-News

Change-up at CPS Energy isn’t exactly a clean sweep. San Antonio Current

Tenaska study: Power plant would add $146 million to Abilene economy and Tenaska power plant water use to face public hearing. Abilene Reporter News

Bill White on why he likes plug-in vehicles. Dallas Morning News

Perry leads Texas GOP fight against climate bill. Dallas Morning News

Oncor wins federal funding for smart grid project. Dallas Morning News