Surging Cruz Is Big Oil’s new crush as donors cool to Bush. Bloomberg

Coal power plants contributing to Dallas area pollution targeted again by EPA. Dallas Morning News

The environmental impact of the US-Mexico border wall. Newsweek

Feds approve new nuclear reactors near Houston. Houston Chronicle

Fort Hood looks to renewable energy as part of larger military. Austin American-Statesman

Solar energy grows 30 percent in Texas, keeping pace with country. Houston Chronicle

Poor, minorities carry the burden of frack waste in South Texas. Environmental Health News

UT study finds coal-burning power plants could capture carbon dioxide with less energy. Daily Texan

Wind power increases substantially in 2015. Midland Reporter-Telegram

Texas gets ‘F’ grade on net-metering policies for solar power and more. Houston Chronicle

States seek court delay in enforcement of Clean Power Plan. Associated Press

Fish and Wildlife backs away from previous whooping crane death stat. Austin American-Statesman

Sky-high power rates spark outrage in rural Texas. Texas Tribune

Responding to Texas quake uptick, seismic study gets underway. Austin American-Statesman