University of Texas at Austin

Bureau Media Coverage

The Bureau's Office of External Affairs serves to manage the dissemination of information about the Bureau, its personnel, and its research programs. In addition, the office also acts as a liaison with the media, Bureau partners, and academic and governmental institutions. For more information, please contact Mark Blount.

December 2016
12/1/2016 Noteworthy (Tinker CPP) USA Today Magazine
12/2/2016 Forum explores effects of shale development on atmosphere U-Wire; Daily Cougar Online
12/5/2016 A Tale of Two Airborne LiDAR Scanners—Lower Colorado River Basin Survey LIDAR Magazine
12/6/2016 Fracking - Contaminated Groundwater: The Myth that Failed RealClear Energy; Western Free Press
12/11/2016 Why OPEC's gambit to raise oil prices might not work The Conversation
12/12/2016 Strong LSE balance sheets facilitate green PPAs S&P Global Platts
12/19/2016 ISOs aid green power growth beyond state RPS targets but politics make future unsure Platts Inside FERC
12/20/2016 West Texas a finalist for deep drill site to explore nuclear waste storage Dallas Morning News Garland
12/21/2016 Company wants to study nuclear waste disposal in Pecos County Odessa American
12/28/2016 US shale oil industry gets a major boost after largest deposit found in Permian Basin International Business Times, India Edition
November 2016
11/1/2016 Discovering Texas Fossils UT News; PublicNow.com
11/1/2016 Capturing the (CO2) energy OE Digital
11/10/2016 'Train' Keeps Rolling at Texas Railroad Commission Natrual Gas Intelligence
11/10/2016 Statoil Partnership Bolsters UT Austin Graduate Research and Supports Longhorn Athletics UT News; Newswise; PressReleasePoint
11/11/2016 East Africa Vs. Gulf of Mexico: race For 2023 LNG Supply Oil and Gas Investor
11/15/2016 Shale Development in Texas: Six Degrees of Consideration in Houston Houston Eventful; University of Houston News; 
11/15/2016 History Prevails: Bid to change Texas Railroad Commission's name fails Petro Global News
11/15/2016 Johnson County at 'elevated' risk for earthquakes, official says Fort Worth Star-Telegram
11/15/2016 NGWA award winners named Water Conditioning & Purification Magazine
11/23/2016 Environmentalists lament Trump oil, natural gas pipeline push S&P Global Platts; Investing.com
11/23/2016 RRC notes well activity could cause earthquakes in JC Cleburne Times-Review
11/28/2016 Texas, Oklahoma Divided Over How To Handle Earthquakes Linked To Oil Drilling NPR; Texas Public Radio; WCBE-FM; WAMC/North; KVCR-FM; Alabama Public Radio; Tristates Radio; KCCU; WUWM-FM; WKAR; Prairie Public Broadcasting; KUNM; WPLN-AM; WSDL 90.7; WABE-FM; WFSU - Online; WUTC.org; Aspen Public Radio; KMUW; WEMU-FM; KUAR.org; WNIJ-FM; Boise State Public Radio; KASU; WWNO-FM; KLCC-FM; KRWG-FM; NHPR/New Hampshire Public Radio; KUER-FM; Iowa Public Radio; Peoria Public Radio; KAWC; KEGS.org; WUNC; WVPE
11/30/2016 Premier Oilfield Laboratories has acquired MUD Geochemical, Inc. PR Newswire; India Energy News; WorldOil; Energy Weekly News
11/30/2016 Convocation Speakers to Address Fall 2016 Graduates at UT Austin on Dec. 3 UT News
October 2016
10/1/2016 Commentary:  EPA's Clean Power Plan Is Not So Clean Rivard Report
10/2/2016 EPA’s Clean Power Plan not so clean Times Record News
10/3/2016 Commentary:  EPA's Clean Power Plan is not so clean The Monitor
10/3/2016 Tinker: EPA's Clean Power Plan is not so clean Austin American-Statesman; Topix; Corpus Christi Caller-Times; UT News
10/3/2016 EPA's Clean Power Plan isn't so clean Dallas Morning News
10/4/2016 Scott W. Tinker, Texas Perspectives: National carbon emissions dropped without federal policy Waco Tribune
10/4/2016 Tinker: EPA's Clean Power Plan is not so clean Houston Chronicle; San Antonio Express-News
10/5/2016 Q3 OIL: US crude market shaken up by pipeline issues Platts Commodity News
10/5/2016 The Big Cracks in Shale's Resilience Bloomberg Gadfly
10/6/2016 Tightening LNG Markets in 2022 - 2023 Will Spark FIDs in 2017 - 2018 DownStream Business
10/7/2016 Private equity eyes rebound in Eagle Ford with acquisitions, enhancing existing assets Platts Gas Daily
10/11/2016 NGWA Announces 2016 M. King Hubbert Award Winner Water Quality Products Online
10/17/2016 Regionally Focused panel Sessions - Africa Energy and Technology Conference AAPG Explorer
10/24/2016 LNG glut seen persisting until 2021 – or later Platts Gas Daily
10/26/2016 Will lasers drill oil wells in 2050? Will there even be wells? Houston Chronicle
September 2016
9/2/2016 X-ray gun gives drillers better shot at finding oil Houston Chronicle
9/4/2016 Local scientists work to determine origin of Texas earthquakes KXAN-TV
9/5/2016 Research Activity Imperial College ESE Newsletter
9/6/2016 Abundant Supplies A Lingering Problem Society of Petroleum Engineers
9/6/2016 Understanding critical seismic stress conditions with reservoir modeling phys.org
9/7/2016 Texas Earthquakes - Working together and keeping the data open AGU Blogosphere
9/7/2016 Apache makes significant oil and gas discovery in West Texas San Antonio Express-News
9/7/2016 Earthquake experts gather in Norman The Journal Record
9/9/2016 Calls to halt Texas injection wells because of earthquake are premature Dallas Morning News
9/12/2016 Tuesday letters - Earthquakes Houston Chronicle
9/12/2016 East Texas town chosen as site for $4.7 million dollar project to track eartchquakes WDAM-TV, WAFB-V
9/14/2016 University of Texas study estimates 10B of recoverable barrels of oil in Eagle Ford patch San Antonio Express-News
9/14/2016 Bureau of Economic Geology: 10B barrels in Eagle Ford 'recoverable' Midland Reporter-Telegram
9/15/2016 Bureau of Economic Geology: 10B barrels in Eagle Ford 'recoverable' Wild Well Entertainment
9/15/2016 Study: Eagle Ford Still Has Plenty of Running Room The Oil Daily
9/15/2016 Through Good Times And Bad, Operators Still Dig The Eagle Ford Hart Energy E & P; Unconventional Gas Center
9/16/2016 Despite claims to the contrary, science says fracking not causing increased earthquakes Breitbart.com; Paradigms and Demographics; Townhall Magazine Online; monoblog; The Patriot Factor; Western Free Press; The American Spectator; Odessa American Online
9/19/2016 Eagle Ford Operators Continue Cutting Costs The Oil Daily
9/19/2016 Injection Wells: The Poison Beneath Us California River Watch
9/19/2016 Utilization rates for LNG plants reach historic low in 2015 Downstream Business
9/21/2016 ORDC too new to judge efficacy: UT economist Platts S&P Global
9/21/2016 South Texas Eagle Ford Still Has Plenty Left in Tank Energy Intelligence Finance
9/22/2016 Fossil and artifact hounds return to Bee County ranch Victoria Advocate
9/22/2016 Don't be fooled by the numbers, Eagle Ford play is a sleeping giant Platts S&P Global
9/23/2016 Science; Findings from University of Texas in Science Provides New Insights (Multiscale and multiresolution modeling of shales and their flow and morphological properties) Science Letter
9/23/2016 COD to Host Natural Resources Symposium October 27 Patch, Chicago Tribune Online
9/28/2013 Feature: Best US shale acreage may produce for some years: analysts Platts Commodity News
9/28/2016 Consultant's warning of ERCOT blackout potential disputed SNL Power Policy Week
9/28/2016 Dr. Bridget Scanlon receives groundwater's top science award Environmental Expert.com; Targeted News Service; National Driller
9/29/2016 UT Study: Eagle Ford Could Suppport Another 80,000 Wells Oil and Gas Investor
9/29/2016 Is The Eagle Ford About To Stage A Comeback? OilPrice.com
9/29/2016 Energy industry leaders discuss the future at Biloxi summit WSFA-TV; WLOX-TV; WMC-TV
9/29/2016 Deep water drilling discussed at Gulf Energy Summit WAFB-TV; WDAM-TV; WLOX-TV; WTVM-TV; WMC-TV
9/29/2016 Longtime Shell oil & gas executive to lead Bureau of Economic Geology Energy Division UT Energy Bulletin
August 2016
8/4/2016 UT, ExxonMobil Hook Up to Develop Energy Technologies Hart Energy E & P
8/9/2016 DOE Investing $11.5 Million to Advance Geologic Carbon Storage and Geothermal Exploration  Global Renewable News; Electric Energy Online; US Official News
8/10/2016 DOE to invest $8.5M in carbon storage research projects Penn Energy
8/11/2016 Commentary: The science behind earthquake testing in Texas The (McAllen) Monitor
8/12/2016 DOE to invest $8.5M in carbon storage research projects  Kallanish Energy 
8/21/2016 Alice Friedemann: overview of peak oil, coal, and natural gas Peak Oil
8/22/2016 ExxonMobil invests $15 million in UT Energy Institute The Daily Texan
8/22/2016 UT Energy Symposium kicks off fall semester  UT Austin Energy Bulletin 
8/23/2016 EPA Tells Railroad Commission that Fracking Is Causing Earthquakes in North Texas  San Antonio Current 
8/23/2016 Development of cutoff-related knickpoints during early evolution of submarine channels Geological Society of America Bulletin Online
8/24/2016 The Eagle Ford: Down But Not Out  Enterprising Investor; Yahoo Finance
8/25/2016 The Eagle Ford: Down But Not Out  Peak Oil
8/31/2016 Drilling seismicity; flood response; no secession Fort Worth Star-Telegram
8/31/2016 DOE Funding UT-Austin Shale Study Reboot NGI's Shale Daily
July 2016
7/1/2016 Boosting recovery Offshore Engineer Digital Edition
7/2/2016 States better at fracking regulations than feds Corpus Christi Caller-Times
7/6/2016 Bureau of Economic Geology issues comprehensive analysis of U.S. shale plays UT Energy Bulletin
7/9/2016 States best suited to regulate oil, gas San Antonio Express-News
7/12/2016 Sinkhole Warnings Don't Faze West Texas Texas Tribune; Gilmer Mirror; KRTS 93.5 FM; Midland Reporter-Telegram Online
7/15/2016 Kinder Morgan, Southern to create pipeline JV, furthering merger trend Platts Inside F.E.R.C.'s Gas Market Report
7/18/2016 Opinion: On oil and gas, Texas knows what’s best for Texas Midland Reporter-Telegram
7/18/2016 Electric utilities eyeing gas assets; Kinder Morgan/Southern deal seen as example Platts Inside F.E.R.C.
7/21/2016 Tinker: In oil and gas regulations, one size doesn't fit all Houston Chronicle
7/22/2016 Scientists offer possible explanation for how oil and gas activity may have triggered Dallas earthquakes Dallas Morning News
7/24/2016 Scott W. Tinker: Road to green is not always a federal highway Herald Democrat 
7/26/2016 DOE Investing $11.5 Million to Advance Geologic Carbon Storage and Geothermal Exploration EIN News
7/26/2016 TexNet begins deploying earthquake monitoring equipment The Daily Texan; U-Wire Online
7/28/2017 DOE Investing $11.5 Million to Advance Geologic Carbon Storage and Geothermal Exploration Cihan News Agency (CNA); Ein News; Hometown/Tribune Publishing Online
June 2016
6/1/2016 Few Words, Many Accomplishments AAPG Explorer
6/3/2016 Gas marketers face host of Q1 challenges from weather, prices Platts Inside F.E.R.C.'s Gas Market Report
6/4/2016 Tinker: Challenges are the Essence of Science Rio Grande Guardian
6/6/2016 Environmental Concerns Still Spurring Research, Development EnergyWire
6/9/2016 Obituary: Jackson, Dr. Martin P. A. Austin American-Statesman
6/13/2016 East prices sink in May; summer strength seen Platts Megawatt Daily
6/17/2013 Economics Panel -- University of Texas, TPH, Stratas Advisors 2016 Unconventional Oil & Gas Center
6/20/2016 Greenhouse Gas Control; Research Data from University of Houston Update Understanding of Greenhouse Gas Control  (Geologic model and fluid flow simulation of Woodbine aquifer CO2 sequestration)  Global Warming Focus
6/28/2016 Scott W. Tinker: On oil and gas, Texas knows what’s best for Texas Dallas Morning News
6/30/2016 Federal judge was right to strike down Obama fracking rules Fort Worth Star-Telegram
May 2016
5/2/2016 Earthquake Activity Lufkin Daily News; The Chandler & Brownsboro Statesman; Jacksonville Daily Progress
5/3/2016 Save the Date: PwC Canada hosts 2016 Energy Vision Business Forum The Province; Oil & Gas Commodities; KCBD-TV; KTVN-TV; WAVE-TV; KUSI-TV; WRCB-TV; KNDU-TV; KFJX-TV; KQCW-TV; WVVA-TV; WFXG-TV; WCSC-TV; WALB-TV; WLNE-TV; KIII-TV; KVVU-TV; WXIX-TV; SYS-CON Media Online; WDAM-TV; WUP-TV; KRHD-TV; GlobeAdvisor.com; KHQ-TV; KLKN-TV; Lezard.com; KLTV-TV; WAFF-TV; KFVE-TV; InvestorPoint.com; KSLA-TV; WFIE-TV; KFVS-TV; Utilzer; WAOW-TV; WIS-TV; WSJV-TV; WSFA-TV; WFLX-TV; KOLD-TV; WECT-TV; KXXV-TV; 9and10news.com; Yahoo! Finance Canada; Spoke; WLOX-TV; Money.CA; WLNE-TV; KOTV-TV; WBOC-TV; WVNS-TV; IT Business Net; KXMB-TV; KWTV-TV; KBMT-TV; Yahoo Finance; KHNL-TV; Review Seeker; WMC-TV; WTOL-TV; WFMJ-TV
5/3/2016 Staples: Oil and Natural Gas Leads in Water Technology Innovation Rio Grande Guardian; Houston Community Newspapers - Sugar Land; Monitor Online
5/4/2016 Energy exec decries bad science from oil-and-gas opponents Kilgore News Herald
5/10/2016 Nanometrics to set up Texas-wide earthquake monitoring system PR Newswire; Oil & Gas Financial Journal; Oil & Gas Commodities; PR Newswire; Ticker Technologies; GlobeAdvisor.com; Yahoo Finance; Canada Newswire; SYS-CON Media Online; Reuters Online; Yahoo! Finance Canada; WIS-TV; Lezard.com; WXIC-TV; KCEN-TV; WSCS-TV; KFJX-TV; KUSI-TV; WRCB-TV; TheStreet; WUP-TV; WFXG-TV; KQCW-TV; KVVU-TV; WAFF-TV; KIII-TV; WALB-TV; WLNE-TV; KCTV-TV; WMC-TV; WDAM-TV; WFSA-TV; WSEE-TV; KRHD-TV; WFIE-TV; KFVE-TV; KFVS-TV; KHQ-TV; KLTV-TV; KCBD-TV; KYTX-TV; WVNS-TV; KTEN-TV; KFMB-TV; KSLA-TV; KLKN-TV; KTVN-TV; WFLX-TV; KXMB-TV; Events - Wave 3 News; Spoke; InvestorPoint.com; KWTV-TV; KBMT-TV; KNDU-TV; KOTX-TV; WLOX-TV; Money.CA; WTOL-TV; KHNL-TV; KXXV-TV; KOAM-TV; WFMJ-TV; CNBC Online; WLTZ-TV; Review Seeker; KOLD-TV; WECT-TV; WAND-TV; Tutorial Finder; Cw Gabama; WBOC-TV; Unconventional Gas Center; ThomasNet    
5/11/2016 How Oil's Most Boring CEO Found Himself Atop 10 Billion Barrels Bloomberg; Yahoo Finance; canmua.net; MSN Money; MSN News; Peak Oil; Bunker Ports News
5/12/2016 Twenty-Two Seismic Monitoring Stations Coming to Texas NGI's Shale Daily
5/18/2016 Study links Texas quakes back to 1925 to oil and gas activity San Antonio Express-News; Houston Chronicle
5/18/2016 Researchers Investigate Oil/Gas Link to Texas Quakes NGI's Shale Daily
5/18/2016 The Limits of a New Five Question Test for Analyzing Texas Earthquakes theenergycollective.com
5/19/2016 Renewables, LNG capacity growth to mute US gas price strength: economist Platts
5/19/2016 The Fracking Process Is Now The Leading Cause Of Earthquakes In Texas thinkprogress.org
5/19/2016 Natural gas prices likely to remain depressed: expert Platts Megawatt Daily
5/23/2016 Irving City Manager Chris Hillman Provides Update on Seismic Study Advisory Committee US Fed News
5/25/2016 Let science be a place for challenging, not bullying Austin American-Statesman
5/25/2016 Scott W. Tinker: On the politics of earthquakes and fracking, we need a radical middle Dallas Morning News
5/26/2016 Tinker: On fracking earthquakes, science is far from settled - and that's okay Houston Chronicle
5/27/2016 Challenges are the essence of science, not bullying San Angelo Standard-Times
5/29/2016 Oil, gas effects on earthquakes not 'settled science' Tyler Morning Telegraph
5/29/2016 On earthquakes and fracturing science is far from settled Midland Reporter-Times
5/29/2016 Scientists debate cause of earthquakes in Texas San Angelo Standard-Times
5/30/2016 Scott W. Tinker: Challenges are the essence of science Herald Democrat
April 2016
4/1/2016 Governor appoints advisory committee to study Texas earthquakes Fort Worth Star-Telegram
4/1/2016 More of the same from RRC  Dallas Morning News
4/1/2016 Industry, overseers on cozy side Dallas Morning News
4/1/2016 Abbott names Midlander to advisory committee Midland Reporter-Telegram
4/3/2016 Texas Regulator on Cozy Terms with Oil and Gas industry AllGov
4/4/2016 Exxon Mobil Reportedly Seeking Stake in Mozambique LNG Project Natural Gas Week
4/6/2016 International Soil Modeling Consortium soil-modeling.org
4/6/2016 Quake committee will help bring answers Fort Worth Star-Telegram
4/9/2016 Seventh symposium draws energy reps to Kilgore Kilgore News Herald
4/12/2016 East Texas Energy Symposium May 3 at East Texas Oil Museum Gilmer Mirror
4/12/2016 23.5º With Sam Champion: Scott Tinker discusses 'Switch' 23.5º With Sam Champion/The Weather Channel
4/13/2016 Texas faces significant threat of earthquake activity resulting from both natural processes, fracking Daily Texan; U-Wire
4/13/2016 Earthquake may have been manmade, but more data needed to assess hazards in Texas EurekAlert!; Science Daily; US Official News; Science Newsline; Science Codex; AGU Blogosphere; 
4/13/2016 Study: Oil Activity May Be Cause of East Texas Quakes Texas Tribune; Phys.org; Fort Worth Business Online; ketknbc.com
4/13/2016 No Evidence Drilling Caused Earthquake in Texas, Finds New Study Science 2.0
4/13/2016 Study: Texas Earthquakes Most Likely Caused by Wastewater Injection Laboratory Equipment
4/14/2016 Fracking for oil and gas can lead to earthquakes- scientists United News of India
4/14/2016 Study Finds a Plausible Link Between 2012 Texas Quake and Injection Wells NGI's Natural Gas Weekly
4/15/2016 Scientists Get Closer to Proving the Impossible to Prove: Fracking Leads to Earthquakes Dallas Observer
4/22/2016 University of Texas at Austin; Earthquake may have been manmade, but more data needed to assess hazards in Texas Energy Weekly News
4/28/2016 Annual seminar brings environmental regulators, energy industry together Midland Reporter-Telegram
4/28/2016 Irving City Manager Provides Update on Seismic Study Advisory Committee US Fed News
4/18/2016 My Five Cents The Record Live
4/28/2016 University Lands implements groundwater management  Midland Reporter-Telegram
March 2016
3/1/2016 Embracing nanotechnology's potential Offshore Engineer
3/1/2016 Energy Transitions – Understanding the Challenge  The Energy Xchange
3/1/2016 Seismic Interpretation - Computers Can't Replace Geologists AAPG Explorer
3/5/2016 How Koch-, Oil-Funded Climate Deniers Inserted Themselves Into Natural Gas Debate in Israel Desmog
3/7/2016 Texas House Speaker Focuses on Energy Issues Texas Lawyer
3/15/2016 Shaken and Stirred Up - Earthquakes, Fault Lines , Drilling and Floods Stoke Debate over Building Dams in North Texas Dallas Observer
3/18/2016 How rocks shaped the Civil War ( e ) Science News; GSA Bulletin; Science 20; e! Science News; Science Blog
3/24/2016 Storing extra surface water boosts groundwater supply during droughts Science Daily; Science Codex; e! Science News; Seed Daily
3/24/2016 Gov. Abbott Names Chair, Appoints 9 to Technical Advisosory Committee to the Bureau of Economic Geology US Fed News; Office of the Governor; Newsroom America; Guidrey News Service
3/27/2016 Texas oil regulator’s industry ties many Railroad Commission’s connections often mirrored in policy Austin American-Statesman; Texas Tribune
3/28/2016 Seven million people live in regions with higher risk of human-caused earthquakes San Antonio Express-News
3/28/2016 Texas Governor Appoints Seismicity Committee Members NGI's Shale Daily
3/28/2016 Drilling-Induced Earthquakes May Endanger Millions in 2016, USGS Says NET Radio
3/28/2016 Drilling for Earthquakes Scientific American
3/30/2016 More on Exxon's Potential Mozambique Buy-In LNG Intelligence
3/31/2016 Six Texas Researchers Elected to National Academy of Engineering TAMEST e-News
February 2016
2/2/2016 Japan Update - The Japan-Houston Relationship in the New Japan-US Dynamic AsiaSociety.org
2/2/2016 TIPRO Celebrates 70 Years of Oil and Natural Gas Advocacy KHNL-TV Hawaii News Now; WDAM-TV Online; 
2/2/2016 Big Oil production steady, growing amid market downturn Houston Chronicle
2/2/2016 Dominion set to merge with Questar  Platts Gas Daily
2/3/2016 Big oil producers cut budgets but not crude output Mehr News Agency
2/3/2016 Drilling not about to stop Midland Reporter-Telegram
2/4/2016 UT-led collaborative study hopes to settle siesmic activity origins in Texas The Daily Texan
2/5/2016 Crude oil prices give geothermal a break San Antonio Business Journal
2/5/2016 Ryan Sitton: Groundwater studies show Railroad Commission rules and vigilance are working Dallas Morning News
2/7/2016 Business news of the Concho Valley San Angelo Standard-Times
2/8/2016 Two UT Austin Professors Elected to National Academy of Engineering UT News
2/8/2016 2 UT-Austin professors join prestigious group Houston Chronicle; San Antonio Express-News
2/8/2016 Two UT Austin Professors Elected to National Academy of Engineering US Fed News
2/9/2016 Mukesh Ambani, Sam Pitroda elected as members of National Academy of Engineering, US India Infoline News Service
2/10/2016 National Academy of Engineering Elects 80 Members and 22 Foreign Members US Official News
2/10/2016 Study - Parker County Methane 'Likely Natural', Not from Fracking northtexansfornaturalgas.com
2/11/2016 Engineering professors elected to the National Academy of Engineering  U-Wire
2/17/2016 Carbon capture and storage has a future The Daily Texan
2/18/2016 Women in Energy panel runs tonight in Dawson Creek Alaska Highway News
2/19/2016 Haynesville An Able Price Competitor With Northeast NatGas in 'Plenty of Areas' NGI's Shale Daily
2/29/2016 US LNG Sets Sail Into Glutted Global Market Petroleum Intelligence Weekly
2/29/2016 UT Austin hydrologist elected to National Academy of Engineering UT Austin Energy Bulletin
January 2016
1/4/2016 More trouble ahead for U.S. oil industry PANAPRESS - Pan African News Agency
1/5/2016 Grim oil forecast likely to be ‘end of the road’ for many  Houston Chronicle; San Antonio Express-News
1/10/2016 Searching for Next Clean-Gen Energy - Climate concerns are the catalyst for researchers, innovators who are no longer tilting at windmills  Dayton Daily News
1/11/2016 Climate concerns ignite search for next-gen energy USA Today; Des Moines Register; KING-TV; Ruidoso News Online; KSDK-TV Online; Indianapolis Star Online; 13WMAZ; Military Times; York Daily Record Online; Coshocton Tribune Online; Public Opinion Online; WUSA-TV Online; Deming Headlight Online; Statesman Journal Online; Asbury Park Press Online; El Paso Times Online; Poughkeepsie Journal Online; Journal News Online; WCNC-TV Online; Asheville Citizen-Times Online; Las Cruces Sun-News Online; Chicago Sun-Times; The Arizona Republic
1/12/2016 State will begin to install earthquake monitors in the spring Fort Worth Star-Telegram
1/14/2016 Seismic study should get to cause of quakes Fort Worth Star-Telegram; Washington Times; KAUZ-TV; KLTV-TV; KWES-TV; KPLC-TV; KFDA-TV; KZTV-TV; KTRE-TV; KRHD-TV; KCBD-TV; KSWO-TV; KSLA-TV; KTEN-TV; KBMT-TV; AM 1070 The Answer; KBTV-TV; Odessa American; Denton Record-Chronicle Online 
1/15/2016 Stock Prices Sink in a Rising Ocean of Oil New York Times; Alaska Dispatch News Online; The Dallas Morning News; Honolulu Star-Advertiser; The Buffalo News; Santa Fe New Mexican
1/15/2016 Sub-$30 oil threatens Houston, shale and stocks Houston Chronicle
1/15/2016 Oil tumbles below $30 per barrel Washington Post
1/15/2016 Earthquake Monitoring Network Coming in March KTRH-AM
1/15/2016 Need for fossil fuels, nukes likely to stay: expert (Page 6) Platts Megawatt Daily
1/15/2016 ERCOT load, gas-fired power up in 2015, coal power down: Report Platts; Syrian Arab News Agency
1/15/2016 Ship hasn’t sailed, yet Houston Chronicle
1/16/2016 Low oil price and concern over China sink markets - Investors fear sharp drop in crude could begin to do more harm than good International New York Times
1/16/2016 Hitting the $30 mark means slump’s impact may be growing Houston Chronicle
1/18/2016 TWDB Begins Development Of Brackish Water Resources - Sets Legislative Priorities San Marcos Corridor News
1/19/2016 Why cheap oil is not an economic blessing Washington Post
1/19/2016 In Texas, different ideas on fossil fuels, renewables The Desert Sun
1/21/2016 Crashing oil prices hit former Texas boomtowns USA Today; FlipSide PA; KTHV-TV; Jackson Sun; Austin American-Statesman; News-Messenger Online; Lansing State Journal Online; York Daily Record Online; MSN Money; MSN News; KBMT-TV Online; WHAS-TV Online; KCEN-TV Online; Pensacola News Journal Online; Military Times; Chillicothe Gazette Online; Army Times Online; Air Force Times Online; Press & Sun-Bulletin Online; News Journal Online; Californian; Reno Gazette-Journal Online; HOMETOWNlife; Palladium-Item Online; News-Star Online; KSDK-TV Online; WVEC-TV Online; Lebanon Daily News Online;  Star-Gazette Online; WFAA-TV Online; Las Cruces Sun-News Online; WCNC-TV Online; KVUE-TV Online; WZZM-TV Online; Canadian Content; El Paso Times Online; Associated Press; Dayton Daily News; Chicago Sun-Times; The Arizona Republic
1/22/2016 XTO map presents detailed, if unverified, picture of North Texas Faults Dallas Morning News; neighborsgo blog; 
1/22/2016 Boomtowns Bust Under Falling Oil Prices KTRH-AM
1/25/2016 Program gets underway to examine Texas earthquake increase Washington Times
1/25/2016 Program gets underway to examine Texas earthquake increase Fort Worth Star-Telegram; Houston Chronicle; Republic Online; Times Union Online; Fort Worth Business; Pendleton Times-Post; TDS.net; Odessa American Online; SFGate; Denton Record-Chronicle Online; KRLD NewsRadio 1080; Daily Reporter; Claims Journal Online; Associated Press; 
1/25/2016 Seismic study response to quake uptick begins Austin American-Statesman
1/26/2016 New study underway to examine Texas earthquake increase CBS DFW
1/28/2016 Future of Haynesville Shale Production Webinar GoHaynesvilleShale.com
1/30/2016 Rig Count Update - Moment of Truth for the Permian Basin Yahoo Finance