By Adam Wilmoth, Energy Editor | Published: Sun, Oct 19, 2014
The price of oil has tumbled more than 20 percent from its peak in June, but oil and natural gas industry leaders say the short-term price drop is unlikely to slow drilling and production activity in the near future.
By Adam Wilmoth, Energy Editor | Published: Fri, Oct 17, 2014
American natural gas producers already have significantly helped European energy security even though the first planned liquified natural gas export tanker is likely at least a year away, a U.S. State Department representative said this week.
By Jay F. Marks Business Writer firstname.lastname@example.org | Updated: Thu, Oct 16, 2014
Chesapeake Energy Corp. has struck a deal worth more than $5 billion to sell natural gas assets in Pennsylvania and West Virginia to Southwestern Energy Co., the Oklahoma City-based oil and gas producer announced Thursday morning.
“Today’s announcement marks a major step in Chesapeake’s...
By Jay F. Marks, Business Writer | Published: Thu, Oct 16, 2014
Shale formations outside the U.S. contain more than 335 billion barrels of recoverable oil, but significant challenges remain to producing it, speakers said Wednesday at Oklahoma City University’s 2014 International Energy Conference. The event was held at the Cox Convention Center in downtown...
OIL AND GAS PRICES
Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Tuesday:
Sunoco Inc. — $78.25
Sunoco Inc. — $66.25
Oklahoma oil and gas drilling activity posted Sept. 26:
Beckham: Enervest Operating, LLC; Tommy No. 2-29HB Well; NW1/4 NE1/4...
By Paul Monies, Business Writer | Updated: Tue, Oct 14, 2014
Oklahoma Secretary of State Chris Benge was asked to review the implementation of a settlement reached by Public Service Co. of Oklahoma that would phase out the utility’s coal units in the state. Labor Commissioner Mark Costello had questioned whether the Department of Environmental Quality...
The wealth of energy options available in the United States and the rest of North America means the continent could fulfill all of its needs in the coming years, experts say. See the entire series: Energy Independence
Adam Wilmoth returned to The Oklahoman as energy editor in 2012 after working for four years in public relations. He previously spent seven years as a business reporter at The Oklahoman, including five years covering the state's energy sector.
Wilmoth holds a master's degree in business administration from Oklahoma State University and a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Oklahoma. He's also a graduate of Leadership Oklahoma City's youth program, LOYAL -- Linking Oklahoma City's Young Adult Leaders.
Jay F. Marks
Jay F. Marks has been covering Oklahoma news since graduating from Oklahoma State University in 1996. He worked in Sulphur and Enid before joining The Oklahoman in 2005. Marks has been covering the energy industry since 2009.
Paul Monies is an energy reporter for The Oklahoman. He has worked at newspapers in Texas and Missouri and most recently was a data journalist for USA Today in the Washington D.C. area. Monies also spent nine years as a business reporter and database editor for The Oklahoman. He is a native of Scotland who graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas, and has a master’s degree from the University of Missouri School of Journalism.