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Natural Gas Use in Power Generation Saves Water and Reduces Drought Vulnerability

Natural Gas Use in Power Generation Saves Water and Reduces Drought Vulnerability

A new study finds that in Texas, the U.S. state that annually generates the most electricity, using natural gas for electricity generation is saving water and making the state less vulnerable to drought.

Groundwater Depletion in Semiarid Regions of Texas and California Threatens U.S. Food Security

Groundwater Depletion in Semiarid Regions of Texas and California Threatens U.S. Food Security

The nation's food supply may be vulnerable to rapid groundwater depletion from irrigated agriculture, according to a new study by researchers at The University of Texas at Austin and elsewhere.