Energy Company articles from NewsOK and The Oklahoman

  • Oklahoma business briefs

    Published: Tue, Aug 26, 2014

    Oklahoma business briefs for Aug. 26.

  • Eagle & Beagle for Aug. 24

    Published: Sun, Aug 24, 2014

    Stocks Eagle Our current eagle soothed the feathers of traders and investors last week. Shares of Tulsa-based WPX Energy jumped 7.2 percent after the firm announced several transactions aimed at boosting margins. Essentially, the company sold its coal bed methane holdings while loading...

  • Chesapeake leaves OKC job incentive program

    By Brianna Bailey, Business Writer | Updated: Sat, Aug 23, 2014

    Oklahoma City-based Chesapeake Energy will walk away from up to $1.57 million in city economic development money when it cancels its economic development agreement with the city early.

  • SandRidge exec David Lawler is chosen to lead new BP unit

    By Jay F. Marks, Business Writer | Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    David Lawler, an executive for Oklahoma City-based SandRidge Energy Inc., has been named CEO of industry giant BP’s new business managing its onshore oil and natural gas assets in the continental U.S.

  • Oklahoma City-based Continental Resources stock to split

    By Jay F. Marks, Business Writer | Published: Mon, Aug 18, 2014

    Continental Resources Inc. will conduct a two-for-one stock split next month.

  • Oklahoma City area real estate briefs, Aug. 16

    Published: Fri, Aug 15, 2014

    Oklahoma City area real estate briefs, Aug. 16

  • Oklahoma business briefs for Aug. 12

    Published: Tue, Aug 12, 2014

    Oklahoma business briefs for Aug. 12, 2014

  • Out of options, OG&E must comply with federal environmental rules

    By Paul Monies, Business Writer | Updated: Mon, Aug 11, 2014

    Oklahoma Gas and Electric Co. fought a federal plan to reduce coal emissions that affected visibility at national parks and wilderness areas. Now the utility wants to spend $1.1 billion under a plan to comply with environmental rules and to replace an old natural gas plant. Residential customers...





Featured Energy Company Profiles from the 2011 Oklahoma Inc.

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SandRidge reaping rewards of switch to oil

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

SandRidge saw revenue increase a state-best 75.9 percent the past year.

Chesapeake positioned for continued prosperity, exec says

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

The past year was full of highlights for Chesapeake Energy Corp., but a company executive said the best could be yet to come.

Coal is stockpiled at Alliance's River View operation in Kentucky in 2010. - provided

Alliance Resource Partners moves ahead of partner

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

For once, Tulsa-based Alliance Resource Partners LP managed to finish ahead of the company that owns all of its assets.

Unit Corp. relies on all segments of business

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

It took a team effort to propel Tulsa's Unit Corp. into the top tier of Oklahoma companies this year.

Gulfport Energy Corp. CEO Jim Palm rang the opening bell Tuesday at the NASDAQ Market Center in New York. PHOTO PROVIDED ORG XMIT: 1104122227220837

Gulfport Energy Corp. searching globe for oil

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

CEO Jim Palm said 90 percent of Gulfport's production is oil, including sweet crude from Louisiana that sells at about a $25 premium to the West Texas Intermediate produced in Oklahoma and surrounding states.

OGE Energy fueled by employees

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

OGE Energy reported record earnings in 2010 as it embarked on an ambitious $1.4 billion growth program.

Helmerich & Payne continues to grow

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Planning for the future has kept Helmerich & Payne afloat and growing.

This fractionator in Mont Belvieu, Texas, is operated by ONEOK Partners. The company ranked No. 8 on this year’s Oklahoma Inc. list. Photo provided

Investments paying off for ONEOK Partners

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

ONEOK Partners LP is reaping the rewards of a $2 billion-plus capital investment program completed in late 2009.