Sergio Chapa

Business, Fuel

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Plans to Drill for Natural Gas Near Texas Launchpad

SpaceX's Starhopper rocket sits at the company's launch site in Texas in September 2020. SpaceX's Starhopper rocket sits at the company's launch site in Texas in September 2020. (Veronica G. Cardenas/Bloomberg News)

Elon Musk recently moved to Texas, where he launches some of his rockets and is building a battery factory. Now, for good measure, he plans to drill for natural gas in the state.

Sergio Chapa | Houston Chronicle
January 22, 2021
Government, Business, TCA

Opponents of Texas Port LNG Terminals Inch Closer to Lawsuit

An aerial view of the Port of Brownsville. (Port of Brownsville)

Environmentalists and other opponents of three proposed liquefied natural gas export terminals at the Port of Brownsville are one step closer to filing a federal lawsuit to halt the projects after losing requests to have permit decisions reconsidered.

Sergio Chapa | Houston Chronicle
January 27, 2020
Business, Fuel, Logistics, TCA

Cameron LNG Poised for First Export Shipment With First LNG Tanker

LNG An LNG tanker (SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg News

Cameron LNG is poised to load its first export shipment of liquefied natural gas after the arrival of the first LNG tanker at its Louisiana facility.

Sergio Chapa | Houston Chronicle
May 29, 2019