Rep. Bridenstine’s Space Policy Bill Close to Being Introduced in House

The Whole Foods Market company has signed an agreement with SolarCity to install solar power systems at more than 100 of its stores nationwide. The installation will take place at the stores and distribution centers, outfitting each with rooftop …

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State Converts More Vehicles to CNG

More state vehicles are making the switch to compressed natural gas. Thirty-three 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 pickup trucks just purchased by the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife are being converted by the Oklahoma-based vehicle up-fit firm called Hea…

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Latest Round Fired in Fight over Fracking Regulations on Federal and Indian Lands

The fight over a federal court’s stay against enforcement of new federal regulations covering hydraulic fracturing on federal and Indian lands is far from over. The federal agencies sued by several states fighting the new regulations contend their appe…

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Rocky Flats Legal Fight Before US Supreme Court

Homeowners who won a $926 million verdict against Dow Chemical and Rockwell International for radioactive contamination at the former Rocky Flats nuclear weapons production operation near downtown Denver are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to turn down D…

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Legislator Pushes Water Pipeline Project to Supply Western Oklahoma

Oklahoma State Representative Doug Cox admits his plan might be costly and some people might wonder about his lunacy. But he thinks eastern Oklahoma should share its wealth of water with western Oklahoma and do it by building a series of pipelines.
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US Believes Brent Crude Prices to Finish 2016 Lower than First Predicted

More oil is in storage worldwide than the U.S. Energy Information Administration thought, leading the government agency this week to lower its forecast of the average price of Brent crude oil for the remainder of the year. The EIA forecast the pr…

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Appeals Court Rules Against Sierra Club in Lawsuit Against OGE

The Sierra Club indicates it might appeal a Denver Federal Appeals court decision striking down the club’s lawsuit challenging Oklahoma Gas and Electric’s changes to its coal-fired power plant in Muskogee in 2008. The club contended the changes were il…

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Facebook Censors Stories About How Badly a Fracking Lawsuit was Going

For telling the truth about how badly a fracking-lawsuit is going in Pennsylvania, a FrackNation writer’s stories were suspended over the weekend by Facebook.
Facebook offered no explanation according to a report by Breitbart.
The Dimock Water story…

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Wastewater Spill Occurs Near Medford

A cleanup continues into a spill of several thousand barrels of wastewater injection fluid into Polecat Creek in Grant County near Medford. The spill by Special Energy Corporation of Stillwater involved about 18,000 barrels according to Matt Skinner, s…

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Attorney General Remains Confident of Lawsuit Against WOTUS

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt remains confident and optimistic about Oklahoma’s lawsuit challenging the Environmental Protection Agency’s Waters of the U.S. rule. Oklahoma is one of more than 30 states that filed suit last year and the …

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