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Billion dollar savings blowing in as Public Service Co. of Oklahoma gets approval to add wind

Oklahomans are projected to save more than $1 billion in electric costs over the next three decades through a plan by Public...

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Enable Midstream Partners lowered its fourth-quarter net income to account for expected slowdown in Anadarko Basin

Enable Midstream Partners said lowered forecasts for cash flow, commodity prices and expected productivity from customers...

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ONE Gas revenue results warmed by better rates, customer counts

A rate increase in Kansas and customer growth in Oklahoma and Texas pushed quarterly earnings higher for ONE Gas, a company...

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Devon Energy posts $642 million fourth quarter net loss tied to sale of natural gas asset but grows oil production

Devon highlighted growing oil production rates and announced it expects to see per-share growth during the coming year as it...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Feb. 21, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Thursday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $50.25 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $38.25...

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Enable chairman out

Enable chairman steps down Enable Midstream Partners needs a new board chairman. On Wednesday, Chairman Scott M. Prochazka, CEO...

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Oklahoma business briefs for Feb. 20, 2020

OU geologists win competition A team of undergraduate and graduate petroleum engineering students from the Mewbourne School of...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Feb. 20, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Wednesday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $49.75 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $37.75...

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Briefs for The Oklahoman's Business cover on Feb. 20, 2020

Devon boosts dividend Devon Energy announced this week its board of directors is boosting the company’s quarterly stock...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Feb. 19, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Tuesday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $48.50 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $36.50...

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Oklahoma business briefs for Feb. 19, 2020

AFR/OFU Cooperative adopts ag policies Members of American Farmers & Ranchers/Oklahoma Farmers Union elected board members...

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Drink it up: Oklahoma Water Resources Board adopts rules allowing for 'marginal' water production to benefit oil and gas industry now and potentially ease...

Oklahomans are about to gain access to additional groundwater that can be used for industrial, commercial, agricultural and (to...

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Lesser Prairie Chicken program undergoing changes

The Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies promotes the region’s outdoorsman lifestyle. It also helps manage various...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Feb. 15, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Friday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $48.50 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $36.50...

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Oklahoma business briefs for Feb. 14, 2020

Love’s Travel Stops opens three new locations Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores has opened three new stores, including...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Feb. 14, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Thursday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $48 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $36 Oklahoma...

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Chesapeake Energy stock settles at lowest value in 26 years Thursday

The stock for Oklahoma-based Chesapeake Energy closed at its lowest value in 26 years on Thursday at 48.5 cents a share. The...

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Oklahoma business briefs for Feb. 13, 2020

Advertising club accepting nominations for honors Advertising club Ad 2 OKC has opened nominations for the 2020 Young...

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Deepwater Horizon's oil spill worse than thought

The spread of oil from the Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico was far worse than the current estimate, new...

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Laredo Petroleum posts net losses for quarter, year

TULSA — Laredo Petroleum’s top executive declared its efforts to reward investors a success on Wednesday as the company...

By land and air, weather researchers track tornadic storms

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SALINA, Kan. — For the first time in almost a decade, meteorologists from across the Midwest will track and intercept tornado birthing grounds as part of a large-scale collaborative research project. The TORUS Project, or Targeted Observation...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Feb. 13, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Wednesday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $47.75 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $35.75...

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Guardrails go up at deadly bridge

A company hired by Oklahoma City has already installed guardrails on the south side of a concrete bridge where four people have...

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Southern Power energizes Ouachita Mountains wind farm in southeastern Oklahoma

Wind energy has made its way deep into the heart of Oklahoma’s Little Dixie. On Tuesday, Southern Power announced that its...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Feb. 12, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Tuesday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $46.50 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $34.50...

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Legislators propose measure to promote the use of solar as an alternative energy source in Oklahoma

Bills before Oklahoma legislators this session propose to define relationships between utility customers, companies that sell...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Feb. 11, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Monday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $46 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $34 Oklahoma oil...

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Tank failure reported early Saturday at Chesapeake well in the Eagle Ford Shale field

Chesapeake Energy Corp. said Monday it is investigating a tank failure early Saturday at one of its producing locations in...

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Oklahoma City oilman fined $100,000 for lying to the FBI

A longtime Oklahoma City oilman known for helping others was fined $100,000 Monday for making a false statement to the FBI....

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Adam Wilmoth: Oil prices tumble on virus, trade fears

Oil prices tumbled again this week as the quarantine of more than 50 million people in central China and other effects of the...

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Crude awakening: Oklahoma City office market doesn't have the energy to recover anytime soon

Oklahoma City is still wounded from the swoon in crude oil prices five years ago, and with dark clouds still lowering over the...

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Oklahoma business briefs for Feb. 8, 2020

Gulfport board augmented Gulfport Energy Corp. announced on Friday it has appointed Valerie Jochen to its board. Jochen has...

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Cover brief for The Oklahoman Business section on Feb. 8, 2020

Oklahoma rig count declines by three Baker Hughes reported Friday that the number of rigs drilling for oil and natural gas fell...

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Oklahoma hires vendor to help it update its energy assurance plan

Oklahoma is the third-most disaster prone state in the nation. That comes from the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency,...

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NGL Energy Partners posts net income results for its third quarter

TULSA — NGL Energy Partners on Thursday posted a positive third-quarter net income for its 2020 fiscal year as its leadership...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Feb. 7, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Thursday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $47.50 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $35.50...

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Matrix swings to loss on year-over-year results for second quarter

TULSA — Matrix Service Co.’s second-quarter earnings for fiscal 2020 swung to a loss year-over-year after taking some non-cash...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Feb. 6, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Wednesday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $47.25 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $35.25...

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Oklahoma business briefs for Feb. 6, 2020

NORMAN Sooner HR Society meeting to cover employment law February’s meeting of the Sooner HR Society will focus on federal and...

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Panhandle Oil and Gas reports lower first-quarter net income, year-over-year

Lower production rates and lower commodity prices impacted first-quarter earnings for Panhandle Oil and Gas, the company...

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Chesapeake, others face more legal action after fatal well blowout and fire in the Eagle Ford Shale field

The daughter of a worker who died because of a fire at a Chesapeake Energy well in Texas on Jan. 29 seeks more than $1 million...

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Oklahoma business briefs for Feb. 5, 2020

EDMOND Westlake Ace Hardware in Edmond relocates Westlake Ace Hardware's store at 821 . Danforth in Edmond soon is relocating...

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SandRidge announces plan to cut more than half of remaining OKC workers

SandRidge Energy announced Tuesday it plans to lay off more than half the workers it still has in Oklahoma City. Notifications...

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Oklahoma Academy evaluates Oklahoma's role as an energy leader and makes recommendations to state leaders

Undoubtedly, Oklahoma is an energy leader. But more should be done to keep Oklahoma in a leading role by creating programs and...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Feb. 5, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Tuesday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $46 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $34 Oklahoma oil...

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Chesapeake announces third fatality in Texas well accident

A third worker has died after a fire at a Chesapeake Energy well in Texas on Wednesday, the company reported Monday morning....

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Operators of vertical wells hold pre-session briefing for Oklahoma legislators

A group representing Oklahoma vertical well operators are reminding Oklahoma House and Senate members they continue to back...

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Ovintiv briefs analysts on Anadarko results after a year

One of Oklahoma’s largest Anadarko Basin operators told analysts it has no complaints about the basin’s 2019 results....

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Oklahoma business briefs for Feb. 4, 2020

TULSA H&P announces results Helmerich & Payne earned a net income of about $30.6 million, or 27 cents per share, on...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Feb. 4, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Monday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $46.50 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $34.50...

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Adam Wilmoth: Energy company bankruptcies surged in 2019

2019 was a rough year for the oil and natural gas industry. Even as oil and natural gas production hit record highs both in...

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The Oklahoman business cover briefs for Feb. 1, 2020

Oklahoma rig count stable Baker Hughes reported Friday that the number of rigs drilling for oil and natural gas remained...

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Chesapeake Energy reports second contractor's death after Eagle Ford Shale well accident

A second worker has died after a fire at a Chesapeake Energy well in Texas on Wednesday, the company reported Friday...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Feb. 1, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Friday; Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $48 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $36 Oklahoma oil...

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Megallan Midstream reports weaker net income for fourth quarter, year over year

TULSA — Market-to-market commodity-related adjustments pushed Magellan Midstream Partners’ net income lower in the final...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 31, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Thursday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $48.50 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $36.50...

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Deadly fire at Chesapeake well extinguished, company reports Thursday

A fire at a Chesapeake Energy well that left one worker dead and at least three others hurt was out before sundown on...

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Why did deadly OKC bridge not get fixed?

The crosses at the base of a bridge in northeast Oklahoma City bear witness to a sad truth about this lonely spot in the road....

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Oklahoma business briefs for Jan. 30, 2020

Crop grants available Funding opportunities aiming to enhance the specialty crop industry within the state are now available,...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 30, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Wednesday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $49.75 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $37.75...

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Mach Resources, partner, pick up valuable assets in the STACK through bankruptcy sales

Assets belonging to bankrupt players in Oklahoma’s STACK play are being acquired for $320 million by Tom Ward’s Mach Resources...

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Chesapeake Energy outlines fourth-quarter oil production gain and cost decline

Chesapeake Energy Corp. officials said Wednesday the company nudged oil production higher and held costs in check during the...

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Pittsburg County jury holds mud company partly responsible for fatal blowout two years ago

McALESTER — A jury has determined a company supplying mud services as part of a drilling operation two years ago near Quinton...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 29, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Tuesday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $50 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $38 Oklahoma oil...

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Women's Energy Network Oklahoma chapter celebrates five years as part of its first monthly learning event

A time of need is a good time indeed for at least one organization that supports professional women working in Oklahoma’s...

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Trump appointees weigh plan to build pipeline in Oregon

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Thursday was the day that a federal agency had been expected to make a decision on a proposed natural gas...

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Oklahoma business briefcase for Jan. 28, 2020

i2E leads $1.25M investment i2E Management Co. Inc. recently led a $1.25 million seed-round investment in Tulsa based MS Pen...

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Report evaluates how poor pricing could stunt continued growth of domestic oil production

Expect to see a continued difference between what a barrel of Brent crude gets on the open market, compared to a barrel of West...

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Appeals court orders the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to revisit blending exemptions issued to small refineries in OK, Wyoming and Utah

Recent renewable fuel standard exemptions the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency issued to several small refineries,...

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Engineers, renewable enthusiasts at Oklahoma renewable energy conference discuss advantages, challenges associated with newest technologies

Regulators are going to have to catch up with developers who are installing cutting-edge battery storage technology in Oklahoma...

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Proposals to limit production from Oklahoma natural gas wells made to regulator

Oklahoma is one gassy place. Up for debate is a question about whether the state’s 8 billion cubic feet per day of production...

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Adam Wilmoth: Oil production continues to surge

Despite a slowdown in drilling activity, oil production has continued to soar in Oklahoma and nationwide. Much of the reason...

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The Oklahoman business cover brief for Jan. 25, 2020

Oklahoma rig count stable Baker Hughes reported Friday that the number of rigs drilling for oil and natural gas remained...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 25, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Friday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $50.75 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $38.75...

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Oklahoma business briefs for Jan. 24, 2020

Chesapeake Energy declares dividends Chesapeake Energy Corp. directors have declared dividends on the company's preferred...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 24, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Thursday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $52 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $40 Oklahoma...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 23, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Wednesday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $53.25 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $41.25...

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Oklahoma Corporation Commission considers how tight budget year might impact upgrade efforts

Current revenue projections for Oklahoma’s upcoming state budget and Gov. Kevin Stitt’s efforts to get state agencies that...

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Gulfport Energy agrees to pay a fine and to make production upgrades at 17 Utica Shale locations after Clean Air Act violation accusations

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday it has reached an agreement to end an enforcement action against...

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Oklahoma business briefs for Jan. 22, 2020

Teachers tour rig More than 30 Oklahoma City Public Schools teachers were given an opportunity to tour a working drilling rig...

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Oklahoma Gas and Electric Silver Energy Sweep aids Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City

Oklahoma Gas and Electric Co. employee volunteers joined a contractor this week to conduct the utility’s first Silver Energy...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 22, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Tuesday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $54.75 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $42.75...

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Adam Wilmoth: Oil stocks get rough start in 2020

Less than three weeks in, 2020 already has been a volatile year for energy stocks. Stocks surged along with oil prices over the...

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7-Eleven Inc. announces plan to acquire 7-Eleven Stores, a private company operating in central Oklahoma

Grab an Icy Drink soon if you would like to enjoy a little nostalgia before it goes away. On Friday, Irving, Texas-based...

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The Oklahoman business cover briefs for Jan. 18, 2020

Oklahoma rig count grows Baker Hughes reported Friday that the number of rigs drilling for oil and natural gas increased by...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 18, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Friday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $55 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $43 Oklahoma oil...

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Arkoma-STACK player Corterra Energy offers assets to potential new owners

TULSA — Corterra Energy, a private equity-backed exploration and production company active in southeastern Oklahoma’s Arkoma...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan 17, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Thursday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $55 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $43...

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Oklahoma business briefs for Jan. 16, 2020

OKLAHOMA CITY Weingart named associate director of ChoiceMatters Rebecca Weingart has been named associate director of...

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Emphasis on US exports, trade secrets in trade deal

WASHINGTON — The United States and China reached a trade deal Wednesday that eases tensions between the world’s two biggest...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 16, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Thursday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $54.25 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $42.25...

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Study suggests improved communication could improve performance of oil, gas companies

Oil and gas oil-field service companies looking for ways to boost cash flow to their investors might be better served by...

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Trial begins in Oklahoma oil rig explosion

McALESTER — The wrongful death trial against an oil-field equipment contractor in connection with a January 2018 explosion and...

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The Oklahoman's business cover briefs for Jan. 16, 2020

Health insurance offered to oil and gas companies Petroleum Alliance of Oklahoma member companies have a new option to offer...

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Horizontal Well Drillers closes Oklahoma office after failed Venezuelan play

PURCELL — An Oklahoma oil and gas drilling contractor that aimed to produce oil from the Orinoco Belt in Venezuela for that...

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Oklahoma business briefs for Jan. 15, 2020

Kansas City Fed announces elections, appointments The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City on Friday announced director election...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 15, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Tuesday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $54.75 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $42.75...

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Briefs for the Oklahoman Business cover on Jan. 14, 2020

Chaparral listing is safe Oklahoma City-based Chaparral Energy on Monday announced the New York Stock Exchange notified it that...

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Public Service Co. of Oklahoma gets recommended approval of its plan to add wind power

Don’t call Public Service Co. of Oklahoma’s plan to add 675 megawatts of additional wind power to its portfolio "Wind Catcher...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 14, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Monday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $54.50 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $42.50...

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Adam Wilmoth: Natural gas prices dip again in 2019

A report from the U.S. Energy Information Administration on Friday confirmed what natural gas buyers and sellers already knew:...

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Bank survey shows energy activity declined across Oklahoma and surrounding areas the final quarter of 2019

Energy-related business activities across Oklahoma and other parts of the country served by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas...

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Business briefcase for Jan. 11, 2020

Oklahoma rig count increases Baker Hughes reported Friday that the number of rigs drilling for oil and natural gas increased...

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Oklahoma business briefs for Jan. 11, 2020

Kansas City Fed announces elections, appointments The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City on Friday announced director...

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Corporation Commission details Oklahoma wind growth in report to Legislature

Winds of change were generated over the past decade by Oklahoma’s renewable energy industry. A report generated by the Oklahoma...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 11, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Friday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $55.50 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $43.50...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 10, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Thursday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $56 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $44 Oklahoma...

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Oklahoma Gas and Electric Co. gets awards for storm responses in 2019

Oklahoma Gas and Electric Co. was recognized by the Edison Electric Institute on Thursday for power restoration efforts it...

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Stitt aims to slash state regulations by 25%

Impressed by the impact of President Donald Trump’s executive order to reduce federal regulations, Gov. Kevin Stitt plans to...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 9, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Wednesday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $56 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $44 Oklahoma...

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Business cover briefs for Jan. 8, 2020

Spirit Aerosystems offers layoffs Wichita, Kan.-based Spirit Aerosystems, a Boeing subcontractor that manufactures pieces of...

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American Petroleum Institute highlights energy benefits ahead of coming elections

The American Petroleum Institute is venturing headlong into the political arena as the presidential election approaches. On...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 8, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Tuesday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $59.25 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $47.25...

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Work on system to gather purged saltwater about complete, agency says

OMEGA — Work to build a system to collect saltwater coming from the ground as part of a purge is about done. Meanwhile,...

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Business cover briefs for Jan. 7, 2020

TULSA Energy Transfer layoff announced Energy Transfer LP has notified the Oklahoma Office of Workforce Development it is...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 7, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Monday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $59.75 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $47.75...

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Laredo Petroleum proposes debt swap and updates production numbers for 2019

TULSA — Laredo Petroleum is seeking to refinance nearly $1 billion in debt. The company on Monday announced an incentivized...

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Grandson aims to highlight Halliburtons' best works in future book

Gov. Kevin Stitt and a host of other dignitaries joined Halliburton Co. employees and CEO Jeff Miller to celebrate the...

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Oklahoman Business cover briefs for Jan. 4, 2020

Oklahoma rig count declines The number of rigs drilling for oil and natural gas declined by one in Oklahoma as the national...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 4, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Friday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $59.50 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $47.50...

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Gulfport Energy Corp. adds seasoned executive to its board of directors

A former member of PricewaterhouseCoopers International's senior leadership team has joined Gulfport Energy Corp.’s board. Al...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 3, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Thursday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $57.75 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $45.75...

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Analyst expects more consolidations and less natural gas production growth for 2020

Changing dynamics in the shale-dominated U.S. oil and gas industry are prompting predictions of a surge in company...

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Oklahoma Corporation Commission turns away utility's request to dismiss or pause service dispute case

Elected Oklahoma Corporation Commissioners on Thursday turned away a request to either dismiss or pause a case where an...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan. 1, 2020

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Tuesday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $57.75 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $45.75...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Dec. 31, 2019

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Monday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $58.00 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $46.00...

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Adam Wilmoth: CEO carousel continues to turn

It's the time of year when we often hear about coaching carousels, with many college and pro football coaches finding...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Dec. 27, 2019

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Thursday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $58.00 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $46.00...

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American Petroleum Institute highlights energy net-export accomplishment in quarterly update

Technological advances that led to increased recovery rates for oil and natural gas helped the nation achieve what had been...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Dec. 24, 2019

Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Monday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $57.00 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $45.00...

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Chaparral Energy names new CEO, directors

Oklahoma City oil and natural gas executive Charles "Chuck" Duginski has been named president and CEO at Chaparral Energy Inc....