Eagle Ford Shale: South Texas Communities Must Partner Up - South Texas Alliance for Regional Trade

Jan 18, 2013

START leaders discuss economic development.

CORPUS CHRISTI — Disparate communities across South Texas’ so-called energy triangle must band together if they want to maximize benefits of the Eagle Ford Shale and avoid pitfalls that come with rapid growth, government and industry leaders said Wednesday.

Corpus Christi should be part of that effort even though it is outside the drilling area, officials said at a meeting of the Eagle Ford Consortium at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, the first time the group met here since it formed in 2010. Read more