A repost from the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
The surge in Eagle Ford Shale drilling has produced sharp gains in economic activity across South Texas. From a low during first quarter 2010 to third quarter 2011, jobs grew at an annual rate of 5.9%, reaching 2.9% above the previous peak value. […]Continue Reading →
Here’s an interesting article:
EAGLE FORD’S $25 BILLION IMPACT
SAN ANTONIO (Corpus Christi Caller-Times) – Activity in the Eagle Ford Shale had a $25 billion impact on South Texas in 2011.
A study from the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) found that drilling and related activity paid $3.1 billion […]Continue Reading →
We rock on and so does our local real estate market. While I wouldn’t call it great guns, it is steady in many neighborhoods. Average prices seem to have come down a tad, although there are a number of special locations that out perform all others at every turn. As an example those areas […]Continue Reading →
MARBLE FALLS (Austin Business Journal) – Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA) board members voted Wednesday to replace the Thomas C. Ferguson Power Plant with a more efficient one.
Construction will create more than 500 jobs in the area.
The new 540 megawatt combined cycle power plant will use between 35 to […]Continue Reading →