Unusual alliance: Some oil firms, green groups agree on limiting Texas oil production

For years, environmental groups have sparred with oil and gas companies over air, water and even light pollution associated with their drilling operations.But at a meeting on Tuesday of the Texas Railroad Commission, the state‚Äôs oil and gas regulatory agency, a strange bedfellows alliance materialized between the environmental groups and some of the companies that are pushing for the state to limit oil production as a way to prop up the industry.The backdrop: […]
Source: Statesman