By John Tedesco, San Antonio Express-News
The energy boom that’s showering rural South Texas with money is also wasting an irreplaceable natural resource.
Drive through the bustling oil patch of the Eagle Ford Shale, located about an hour away from San Antonio, and you’ll quickly lose count of fiery gas flares that dot the countryside.
Natural gas is cheap. Pipelines are expensive. So instead of collecting the fossil fuel, many oil and gas operators build ...Read more ...