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11:33 am
Wed June 4, 2014

Norman Narrows Its Options For How To Have Enough Water in 2060

Originally published on Wed June 4, 2014 2:11 pm

A water tower in Norman, Okla.

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A water tower in Norman, Okla.

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11:48 am
Fri May 30, 2014

To Get Permit in Earthquake Zone, Disposal Well Operator Agrees to Extra Monitoring

An oil company seeking to build a disposal well in earthquake-prone Logan County has agreed to record additional pressure and volume measurements to get a permit from the state’s oil and gas regulator.

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11:45 am
Fri May 30, 2014

StateImpact on OETA: Possible Lawsuit Over Recently Signed Drilling Incentive

I was on Oklahoma News Report last week to discuss the controversial tax incentive for oil and gas drilling, which Gov. Mary Fallin signed on May 28.

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10:41 am
Thu May 29, 2014

Drought in Southwest Oklahoma Dented But Not Dead After Days of Rain

The May 27th update of the U.S. Drought Monitor showing some improvement in southwest Oklahoma.

Originally published on Thu May 29, 2014 10:51 am

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7:50 am
Thu May 29, 2014

What Became of the Bills StateImpact Was Watching This Legislative Session?

The Oklahoma Senate

Originally published on Thu May 29, 2014 9:54 am

The Oklahoma Senate

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The Oklahoma Senate

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2:29 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

Gov. Mary Fallin Signs Controversial Tax Incentive for New Oil and Gas Wells

Originally published on Thu May 29, 2014 10:44 am

Rig crews on a Helmerich & Payne operation in western Oklahoma.

Joe Wertz / StateImpact Oklahoma

Crews working on a drilling rig in western Oklahoma.

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3:00 pm
Tue May 27, 2014

Wind Projects in Osage County Dividing 'Neighbors and Families'

Originally published on Wed July 23, 2014 3:40 pm

Turbine nacelles for an wind farm project are collecting at a staging area in Osage County.

Joe Wertz / StateImpact Oklahoma

Turbine nacelles for an wind farm project at a staging area in Osage County.

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2:24 pm
Tue May 27, 2014

U.S. Supreme Court Won't Hear Attorney General's Challenge to Federal Haze Rule

Oklahoma Gas & Electric's coal-fired Sooner Plant in Red Rock, Okla.

Joe Wertz / StateImpact Oklahoma

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11:34 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Oklahoma Legislature Passes Controversial Tax Incentive for New Oil and Gas Wells

Originally published on Wed May 28, 2014 2:17 pm

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The  Oklahoma Legislature on Thursday approved a bill that makes permanent a generous tax incentive for oil and gas production.

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