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Oklahoma’s ‘Slow But Steady’ Transition to CNG-Powered Government Vehicles

“Oklahomans talk a good game when it comes to compressed natural-gas powered vehicles,” the Tulsa World‘s Randy Krehbiel writes. Gov. […]

“City May Need Stricter Water Restrictions”

The City of Duncan is facing dwindling lake levels and is considering additional water restrictions, and officials are considering proposing […]

Accidents on the Rise, But State Law on Digging Near Pipelines Unenforced and ‘Riddled’ With Exemptions

Most pipeline accidents in Oklahoma are caused by digging, and the state’s rate of digging-related pipeline accidents — which have […]

Texas to Blame for Oklahoma’s Biggest Haze Pollution Problem

The goal of the EPA’s Regional Haze Rule is to clear the air on federal lands like national parks and […]

StateImpact: EPA Rules In Attempt To Clear Haze Over Wichita Mountains

Federal regulators are forcing Oklahoma’s largest utility companies to lower emissions at their coal fired power plants or shut them […]

It’s Cold, But Here Are 3 Other Reasons Oklahoma is Running Short on Propane

About 400,000 mostly rural Oklahomans rely on propane to heat their homes, and demand for the fuel has skyrocketed along […]

Oklahoma Treasurer: Might be Time for State to Change Oil and Gas Taxes

State Treasurer Ken Miller spoke to reporters at a Monday press conference, which served as a year-end review of Oklahoma’s […]

Oklahoma House Speaker Wants to Make Horizontal Drilling Tax Break Permanent

Oklahoma House Speaker T.W. Shannon will author legislation to make permanent an oil and gas industry tax break for horizontal […]

How Train Accidents Involving Northern Plains Crude Affect Oklahoma’s Oil Industry

A series of explosive train accidents has renewed concern about the safety of transporting crude oil by rail, especially the […]

“Wind Industry Faces Another Deadline for Key Federal Tax Credit”

The federal tax credit expired Tuesday, Dec. 31, and Oklahoma’s wind industry once again faces uncertainty, The Oklahoman’s Paul Monies […]

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