With its new cryptocurrency mining business on city land, Denton is suddenly a crypto player: Watchdog Dave Lieber asks ‘Does doubling electricity usage in Denton help or hurt the Texas grid?’ Dallas Morning News

Natural gas prices are rising. Here’s why that helps the cleanest (and dirtiest) electricity sources. Inside Climate News

Exxon’s secret assist from the world’s top PR firm. Dallas Morning News

Methane crackdown could threaten u.s. Driller profits, Citi says. Bloomberg

Shell exits Permian with $9.5 bln Texas shale sale to ConocoPhillips. Reuters

How to talk about climate change across the political divide. New Yorker

Power-hungry Texas looks at ways to cut demand for electricity. Houston Chronicle