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Texas fall festivals

Crisp weather and clear skies make spending time outside a joy in the fall. While apple picking and pumpkin carving are autumn classics, why not find something different to do?

Texas fall festivals

October 17th, 2017

Crisp weather and clear skies make spending time outside a joy in the fall. While apple picking and pumpkin carving are autumn classics, why not find something different to do?

Texas wind power continues to pick up speed

October 9th, 2017

The world continues to change, and so does the way we get energy. In Texas, oil, natural gas and coal have been the main sources of energy because, historically, they’ve been cheap and plentiful. For Texas, the best green energy source is wind.

Lonestar Spotlight: Green Gorilla Movers

September 14th, 2017

Many people don’t realize the incredible toll that moving takes on the environment. Green Gorilla Movers, an eco-friendly moving company based in Austin, Texas, is changing the way we pack and transport belongings for a big move.

Lonestar Spotlight: Prographix

August 7th, 2017

Austin, TX, is known as a green community – with 214 Green Business Leaders leading the pack. One of those Green Business Leaders is ProGraphix, a local graphics printing company that specializes in eco-friendly prints and business practices.

Learn when and how to clean your air filter

July 27th, 2017

Are you unsure how often you should change your air filter? The time frame may not be one size fits all.

Lonestar Spotlight: TREDAGAIN

June 26th, 2017

With TREDAGAIN®, you can walk on a surface where others have gone – or driven – before. Founded in Austin in 2015, TREDAGAIN produces the world’s first upcycled-tire shoe.

Best Amarillo locales for your weekend getaway

May 31st, 2017

From breathtaking natural beauty to Panhandle cuisine, Amarillo has a Texas-sized list of attractions for your next weekend getaway.

Lonestar Spotlight: Ruggles Green

May 11th, 2017

Ruggles Green, the fast-casual restaurant chain known for healthy and local fare, is the first Certified Green Restaurant™ in Houston. Serving up organic, gluten-free, vegetarian and locally grown menu items make Ruggles Green a must-visit while in Houston.

5 green small businesses in Texas

April 13th, 2017

We’ve highlighted a few Texas-based companies that might be located near you. And the best part? The following companies are eco-friendly and value green, sustainable business practices.

Best San Antonio destinations for your weekend getaway

April 4th, 2017

From Spanish missions to refurbished landmarks, we’ve rounded up the top spots to visit in San Antonio on your next weekend getaway.