OK Energy Headlines

May trial date set for Chinese National accused of stealing trade secrets from Phillips 66

Friday, April 19
The 35 year old Chinese national arrested in January and accused of stealing trade secrets from Phillips 66 where he worked in Bartlesville was supposed to go to trial this coming week. But a new... Read More

Scott Pruitt becomes lobbyist in Indiana

Friday, April 19
After months of being quiet since he resigned amidst scandals at the Environmental Protection Agency, former administrator Scott Pruitt has surfaced. The former Oklahoma Attorney General has become a registered lobbyist for a coal company... Read More

Kinder Morgan wants 3rd natural gas pipeline in Permian Basin

Friday, April 19
Talks are underway at Kinder Morgan as the company wants to build a third natural gas pipeline serving the Permian Basin. Chief Executive Officer Steven Kean told investors this week demand continues to surge for... Read More

Holly Frontier announced increased quarterly distribution

Friday, April 19
Holly Energy Partners, L.P. announced its 58th consecutive quarterly distribution increase. The board of directors declared a cash distribution of 67 cents per unit for the first quarter of 2019.  It’s two... Read More

Chesapeake declares dividends and sets date for 1Q financial results to be released

Friday, April 19
  Oklahoma City’s Chesapeake Energy has declared a quarterly dividend and also announced it will release its financial results on May 8. The dividends are on the company’s outstanding convertible preferred... Read More

New Petroleum Storage bill signed into law in Oklahoma

Friday, April 19
One of the bills signed into law this past week by Gov. Kevin Stitt pertains to the Oklahoma Corporation Commission. House Bill 2151 by Rep. John Pfeiffer (R-Orlando) and Sen. Dave Rader (R-Tulsa... Read More

Drilling rig numbers slip below last year’s count

Friday, April 19
The nation’s oil and gas rig count has fallen below the mark a year ago according to figures released by Baker Hughes Co. of Houston. More rigs are in storage nationally and in... Read More

ONEOK declares increased dividend

Friday, April 19
Tulsa’s ONEOK, Inc. has declared a quarterly dividend of nearly 87 cents a share. The action by the Board of Directors resulted in an increase of 0.5 cents or 9 percent more... Read More

Chaparral Energy to release 1Q results May 9

Friday, April 19
  Oklahoma City-based Chaparral Energy, Inc. plans to release its first quarter 2019 financial results on May 9. The release will be made before the open of the U.S. financial markets on that... Read More

Students plan May 3 climate change strike

Friday, April 19
Students in Oklahoma are expected to join a nationwide climate change strike on Friday May 3. Organizers say it’s in protest of the government failure to take action to stop climate change. The... Read More