August 16, 2019 archive

Minor earthquakes reported across Oklahoma

A handful of minor earthquakes has been recorded across Oklahoma in the past week by the Oklahoma Geological Survey. The strongest measured 2.2 magnitude in McClain County in central Oklahoma and was recorded at 17 minutes past midnight on Friday morning. A quake that measured 1.9 magnitude early Friday morning was recorded in Grant County …

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New crude oil pipeline begins operations in Permian Basin

  Reuters reports that San Antonio’s EPIC Midstream Holdings Inc on Thursday began shipping crude oil on its 400,000 barrel per day (bpd) pipeline from the Permian Basin to the U.S. Gulf Coast, pushing Midland crude prices higher. Terminal operator Moda Midstream LLC confirmed it would be accepting the Permian crude from the EPIC line …

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