DALLAS — Texas is considering a $1 billion project to replace all steel residential gas pipes with plastic ones after a series of explosions that resulted in four fatalities.

The project has not yet been mandated, but is under consideration at the Texas Railroad Commission, which regulates oil and natural gas in the state.

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