Elliot Woods, Capital & Main

Elliot Woods, Capital & Main

Elliot Woods is a reporter with Capital & Main covering climate change and the energy economy.

Texas’ methane waste accelerates climate change while squandering state revenue

By: - September 6, 2023

Texas produces and refines more oil and gas than any other state, and is the country’s biggest emitter of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide. Oil and gas production, transportation and refining are carbon-intensive by their very nature — but there’s at least one source of pollution from the industry that’s entirely preventable: methane that is […]