Regional effort underway to boost solar-friendly regulations. Dallas Morning News

Role of Texas wind power debated after winter emergency. Houston Chronicle

Summit: CPS Energy allows electricity contract to expire. Odessa American

UTB unveils master plan / Document focuses on sustainability. Brownsville Herald

Demand for electricity reaches winter record, officials say. Austin American-Statesman

Review in Texas, 3 other gas drilling states finds government confirmation of water contamination in some. Associated Press

Burgeoning Texas shale delivers $14B economic boost. San Antonio Express-News

Azle earthquakes lead Texas agency to hire seismologist. Associated Press