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OKG Newsletter


Topic: Energy

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Sen. Jim Inhofe has opposed China’s previous deal-cutting with U.S. energy companies, but has nothing to say about Chesapeake’s recent venture with a Chinese firm.


News

Jerry Bohnen
U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe, R-Tulsa, doesn’t lack an opinion on most topics, but there are exceptions.
 
Wednesday, May 15, 2013

No more stalling the Keystone XL


Commentary

U.S. Rep. James Lankford
Cash Western Store has been a fixture in the thriving community of Seminole since 1939. Now owned by Mr. Bob Berry, it is a small shop, specializing in work boots, Western attire and things people who work on, say, an oil pipeline might be interested in.
 
Wednesday, May 22, 2013

No time for pipeline


Commentary

Nathaniel Batchelder
Oklahoma City residents Nancy Zorn and Stefan Warner are among several members of the Great Plains Tar Sands Resistance arrested for nonviolently protesting construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. Opposition to the pipeline and development of the Canadian tar sands is based on a long-range view of tar sands development and its threat to sustainability on earth.
 
Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Getting past coal


Letters to the Editor

Jody Harlan
In a recent letter to the editor in favor of burning toxic coal to generate electricity, Doug Rixmann (”Bashing coal,” May 1, Oklahoma Gazette) repeatedly demonstrated his lack of understanding of the consequences of burning coal to produce electricity, as well as the costs and risks associated with retrofitting older plants rather than retiring them and replacing them with clean energy.
 
Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Tom nixed


CFN

Gazette staff
In the latest round of CEO musical chairs, Tom Ward last week received the boot from SandRidge Energy, the company he founded in 2006. It happened the same week Men’s Wearhouse fired its founder and pitchman, George Zimmer, the man who guaranteed us we were going to like the way we looked in his suits.
 
Tuesday, June 25, 2013

5 WTF Facts About Justin Bieber

No, really, these are true.


Music

Rod Lott
If you are a parent to a tween girl, you likely already know what I'm about to say in the next sentence. Yesterday, teen idol Justin Bieber returned to Oklahoma City to invade the Chesapeake Energy Arena, 100 W. Reno. But did you know these five things about the 19-year-old Biebz?
 
Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Chesapeake admits it has ‘too many people’


CFN

Gazette staff
After weeks of silence — and of leaked emails — Chesapeake Energy Corp. Chairman Archie Dunham admitted that the Oklahoma City-based company has “way too many people.”
 
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
 
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