Texas Comptroller Hegar Asks for Flexibility in Federal Endangered Species Proceeding

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar asked the federal U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) to provide flexibility for the Texas energy industry when considering whether to list the tricolored bat as an endangered species. Hegar also requested that FWS avoid designating the bat’s habitat as critical habitat, because such an […]

November 21st, 2022|Tags: |0 Comments

Senate Business & Commerce – November 17, 2022

Senate Business & Commerce met on November 17 to hear invited and public testimony on the following interim charges:

  • Electricity: Assess the electricity market in Texas. Study issues impacting the Texas electric grid, including transmission planning and maintenance scheduling. Study the consequences of increased electric vehicle usage and charging on […]
November 17th, 2022|Tags: , |0 Comments