January 2020 archive

Former Sen. Inhofe aide leaves EPA to work for Mining group

After three years as chief of staff to EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler, Ryan Jackson is leaving to go to work for the nation’s top mining trade group. The former long-time aide to Oklahoma U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe is joining the National Mining Association where he will be a senior vice president of government affairs.   …

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Government to study better transportation of wind tower blades

The federal government’s picked GE Renewables for a $5 million study of how to move those giant wind farm blades up and down the highways of America. Trucks towing the massive blades are seen almost daily moving up and down Interstate 35 carrying the blades from Texas to Oklahoma and other states where wind farms …

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Completion reports for January 30, 2020

Completion reports filed on January 30, 2020. CANADIAN COUNTY Roan Resources Llc Mississipian: Oil 443 Gas 581 Water 480 Flow 9 13N 6W Fusaichi Pegasus 9-4-13-6 2mxh, July 07, 2019 HH, OIL, TD: 18990 ft Lat: 35.60998, Long: -97.84907 API: 35017253480000 CARTER COUNTY Citation Oil & Gas Corporation 3 4S 3W Healdton Arb Unit(Marc-mullen) 22-1, April 03, 2017 SH, TA, TD: 3936 …

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Permits to drill for January 30, 2020

Permits to drill issued on January 30, 2020. permits: none were processed today

The People of Oklahoma Oil & Natural Gas Will Celebrate the State and the Industry during the Big Game

 The people of Oklahoma Oil & Natural Gas will be making an appearance during the big game on Sunday as they celebrate the role the industry has played in funding education, lowering air emissions and helping secure our nation’s energy independence. The big game being the Super Bowl! The Oklahoma Energy Resources Board’s (OERB) new public …

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US Energy Alliance congratulates Trump administration on fighting Russian gas line

The Trump administration is getting encouragement from the Domestic Energy Producers Alliance to carry out threatened U.S. sanctions over the pipeline carrying Russian natural gas to Germany. The Nord Stream 2 line runs from Russian gas fields to Germany and the President has threatened sanctions against all international companies working on the line. “This action …

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Billions added to New Mexico’s economy by Permian oil and gas operations

The impact of the oil and gas exploration in the Permian Basin hasn’t just helped Eastern New Mexico, but the entire state, according to a new study. For instance, the oil and gas in Eddy County, the heart of the Permian in southeastern New Mexico added more than $1 billion to the state’s school tax …

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Energy news in brief

** Tulsa-based Williams  plans to announce its fourth-quarter and full-year 2019 financial results after the market closes on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020. The Company’s fourth-quarter and full-year 2019 earnings conference call and webcast with analysts and investors is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020, at 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time (8:30 a.m. Central Time). ** Fourteen U.S. states …

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$72 million net loss reported in 4Q by Murphy Oil

Arkansas-based Murphy Oil Corporation reported it suffered a $72 million net loss or 46 cents a share in the fourth quarter ending December 31, 2019. Adjusted net income was $25 million or 16 cents per diluted share. As previously announced, Murphy closed the Malaysia asset divestiture in the third quarter for $2.0 billion in cash …

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Public Service Company of Oklahoma Issues RFP for Short-Term Generating Capacity

  Public Service Company of Oklahoma a subsidiary of American Electric Power , is issuing a draft Request for Proposals for economical generating capacity to supply the short-term needs of its customers. The RFP solicits bids for the purchase of capacity in amounts of 500 megawatts (MW) up to 800 MW for a term of …

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