March 12, 2023 archive

Oklahoma blocks shipments of contaminated soil from Ohio train derailment

  A few weeks after it was disclosed that some of t he toxic waste from the train derailment in East Palestine, Ohio was being shipped to Texas, it raised the prospect that perhaps it was traveling through Oklahoma. Since then, Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt revealed Sunday he blocked a shipment of the waste that …

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Sen. Mullin suggests administration mishandled Ohio train derailment

  Oklahoma U.S. Sen. Markwayne Mullin was critical of the Biden administration’s response to the Norfolk Southern train derailment in East Palestine, Ohio. “The mixed messaging from this administration in the days and weeks after this tragedy has only added fuel to the fire. Actions have consequences,” he declared during a recent hearing by the …

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Strong 4Q reported by Ascent Resources

  “An extremely strong note,” is how leadership at Ascent Resources characterized the fourth quarter and full-year 2022 financial reports. Ascent had fourth quarter net income of $1.6 billion while its adjusted net income was $148 million and adjusted EBITDAX was $388 million. The company generated $106 million in Adjusted Free Cash flow during the …

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