Wednesday 30 Jul
 
 
 photo BO-Button1_zps13524083.jpg

 

OKG Newsletter


Topic: Carol Cole-Frowe

Local farmers work on improving the North Canadian watershed upstream from the Oklahoma River


News

Carol Cole-Frowe
Agricultural producers upstream from the Oklahoma River are working to improve the North Canadian watershed, even as local and state health and agricultural officials continue to monitor the river tha...
 
Thursday, January 14, 2010

Conservation easements set to preserve Okie paradise from becoming parking lots


News

Carol Cole-Frowe
John D. Potts remembers when he was very young and driving in the dairy cows to be milked at the independent, family- owned Potts Dairy south of the Lloyd Noble Center in Norman."When a person grows u...
 
Thursday, January 21, 2010

Oklahoma City receives $5.4 million in stimulus funds to 'green' the city


News

Carol Cole-Frowe
Oklahoma City's new director of sustainability Autumn Radle just got really, really busy.She found out April 6 that $5.4 million in federal stimulus funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment A...
 
Thursday, April 22, 2010

Norman receives national press as great


News

Carol Cole-Frowe
There's no question that Norman has the sort of momentum that most cities covet. One of the most visible ways it's manifested itself is landing on lists compiled by national publications.But Norman le...
 
Thursday, April 22, 2010

Energy audits of existing homes can save money and resources


News

Carol Cole-Frowe
Trey Parsons wants to show, not just tell.Parsons, of Oklahoma City's Enersolve, along with his partners, decided to purchase a 1923 home in northwest Oklahoma City that usually would be considered an...
 
Thursday, April 22, 2010

Cool roofs are a new way to cut into those sky-high summer electricity bills


News

Carol Cole-Frowe
Replacing a "hot roof" on a commercial building or residence is getting to be one of the coolest ways to reduce the summer's sky-high electric bills.Cool roofs reflect sunlight and heat away from a bu...
 
Thursday, April 22, 2010

The annual Oklahoma Sustainability Network conference will focus on greening the state


News

Carol Cole-Frowe
Change one structure to make it more energy-efficient and you save money.But change a bunch of structures in cities and towns across Oklahoma to make them more energy-efficient and you save boatloads ...
 
Thursday, June 10, 2010

Funding gap could cause American Indian Cultural Center & Museum construction to stop in six months


News

Carol Cole-Frowe
The Oklahoma Legislature " by doing nothing " could have created a very expensive "gap."Time ran out last month on the Oklahoma legislative session without a vote on $43 million in revenue bonds to co...
 
Thursday, July 1, 2010

Many legislators paid lip service to going 'green,' but did they actually do anything?


News

Carol Cole-Frowe
Oklahoma legislators may talk a "green" game, but when it came to passing legislation, it was a mixed bag.Bud Scott, executive director and lobbyist for the Oklahoma chapter of Sierra Club, said the i...
 
Thursday, July 15, 2010

Garden variety

Gardens aren’t just for the backyard. Companies and organizations are getting their hands in the dirt, too.


Features

Carol Cole-Frowe
Gardening humor is in full-flower in this year’s extended triple-digit dog days of summer.
 
Wednesday, July 20, 2011
 
Close
Close
Close