Hixon was instrumental in preserving Government Canyon State Natural Area. He passed away on July 18 at age 81.
The EAA manages groundwater pumping permits and other duties related to the Edwards Aquifer, the largest source of drinking water in San Antonio.
Electricity demand on the Texas grid broke two all-time records on Wednesday and could set a new record this afternoon, according to the state’s grid operator.
The move will likely slow the pace of transportation projects and increase costs on industrial businesses moving to or expanding in Bexar County.
The EPA’s decision means stricter regulation of San Antonio’s air quality.
The new board member would replace Homer Guevara Jr., whose term expires on Jan. 31, 2019.
Re-Mat is a San Antonio nonprofit focused on recycling old mattresses – a product which currently has few recycling options in Texas.
As renewable energy sources make up more and more of the utility’s power supply, CPS Energy needs to figure out how best to supply electricity when the sun isn’t shining and the wind isn’t blowing.
Most of San Antonio’s global warming emissions are tied to energy use in buildings and vehicles, according to an inventory of greenhouse gas emissions.
San Antonio got half its average amount of rain so far this year. That means dry springs and continued watering restrictions.