April 2019 archive

An examination of Oklahoma’s oil and gas industry

  From the Enid News and Eagle.   ENID, Okla. — There are a number of different industries that help to sustain Oklahoma, but none may be more important than the oil and gas industry. “The economic impact is massive. There’s no other industry that’s even close to being as impactful, and I think, particularly …

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City of New Orleans sues OKC’s Chaparral Energy and others in $133 billion lawsuit

  Oklahoma City’s Chaparral Energy is one of a handful of energy firms named in a $133 billion lawsuit filed by the City of New Orleans blaming them for coastal erosion. Industry supporters responded by saying “nothing good comes from suing an industry that means so much to New Orleans.” New Orleans Mayor Latoya Cantrell announced …

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