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9:03 pm
Wed November 12, 2014

What Oklahoma Can Learn From a Municipal Ban on Fracking in Texas

Don Burdick, a petroleum geologist at Panther Energy Partners.

Originally published on Fri January 16, 2015 10:41 am

A Frack Free Denton booth at the University of North Texas. On Nov. 4, voters approved a citywide ban on hydraulic fracturing.

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3:42 pm
Mon November 10, 2014

As Oklahoma Economists Eye Slumping Oil Prices, Energy Executives Urge Calm

Drilling rig near northwest Oklahoma City.

Originally published on Tue November 11, 2014 9:10 am

Drilling rig near northwest Oklahoma City.
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12:59 am
Thu November 6, 2014

Hunters Hopeful Wetter Summer Means More Wildlife In Oklahoma's Woods

Jack Barrett, owner of the BDC Gun Room in Shawnee, Okla., shows off a new shotgun model popular with hunters.

Originally published on Thu November 6, 2014 9:17 am

Jack Barrett, owner of the BDC Gun Room in Shawnee, Okla., shows off a new shotgun model popular with hunters.

Joe Wertz / StateImpact Oklahoma

Jack Barrett, owner of the BDC Gun Room in Shawnee, Okla., shows off a new shotgun model popular with hunters.

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1:15 pm
Mon November 3, 2014

StateImpact on OETA: The Last Weekend at Walnut Creek State Park

Walnut Creek State Park near Prue in Osage County closed for the season on Oct. 1, and might never open again.

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11:04 am
Mon November 3, 2014

Rush of Small Wind and Solar Installations as Regulators Prepare for Fee Requests

A worker installs a rooftop solar panel.
A worker installs a rooftop solar panel.
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12:07 am
Thu October 30, 2014

Hearing on Disposal Well Rules Exposes Gaps in State's Earthquake Response

Rep. Cory Williams, D-Stillwater, questions Secretary of Energy and Environment Michael Teague at an interim study and hearing about earthquakes and disposal well oversight held in October 2014.

Originally published on Thu October 30, 2014 7:54 am

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2:16 pm
Mon October 27, 2014

Oklahoma's New Normal: Water Forum Centers On Drought Adaptation

Robert Moore, general manager of the Marshall County Water Corporation, addresses a panel on local planning for future droughts at the 35th annual Oklahoma Governor's Water Conference in Oklahoma City Oct. 22.
Robert Moore, general manager of the Marshall County Water Corporation, addresses a panel on local planning for future droughts at the 35th annual Oklahoma Governor's Water Conference in Oklahoma City Oct. 22.

Logan Layden / StateImpact Oklahoma

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2:32 am
Thu October 23, 2014

Eastern Oklahoma Coal Mining Comeback Stalls as Demand From China Falls

Steel Plant, Anshan, Liaoning, China, February 2009.

Originally published on Thu October 23, 2014 9:43 am

Steel Plant, Anshan, Liaoning, China, February 2009.

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Steel Plant, Anshan, Liaoning, China, February 2009.

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12:23 pm
Wed October 22, 2014

Debate About Competition and Cost at Senate Panel on Wind Incentives

Frank Robson, a wind farm opponent and property developer from Claremore, Okla., at an Oct. 21 Senate hearing on tax incentives for the wind industry.
Frank Robson, a wind farm opponent and property developer from Claremore, Okla., at an Oct.</body></html>
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