09.20.2014

wind energy siting discussed at Corporation Commission


Oklahoma Oil and Gas Regulator Wrestles With Oversight of Wind Industry
stateimpact.npr.org
Corporation Commission meetings are usually pretty dull, but the Sept. 11 technical conference on wind energy was standing room only. It was lively — and theatrical. When Tammy Huffstutlar of Calumet took her turn at the microphone, she cued up recordings of whirring wind turbines to accompany her t…
09.19.2014

Do you know what the new target is for ethical businesses around the world?
It is having an attractive triple bottom line: people, planet and profit.


09.17.2014

"We consider the water that is evaporated to be totally lost to the system"


Putting a cap on water loss
www.oklahoman.com
As oil and natural gas companies continue to expand production during the ongoing drought, companies have increased their efforts to reduce water demand and protect the water they use. Farm ponds and reservoirs can play a role too.
09.16.2014

Ongoing discussion over the future of rooftop solar and small wind in Oklahoma's energy portfolio.


Fairness needed for new Oklahoma utility rates for rooftop solar, small wind users, panel hears
newsok.com
Under Senate Bill 1456, regulated electric utilities can apply to create a new customer class for users of rooftop solar panels and small wind turbines. Oklahoma Corporation Commissioner Dana Murphy held the first of several meetings Thursday to discuss implementation of the law.
09.15.2014

OK Assoc of Energy Engineers holding conference on energy efficiency trends - Oct 7


OK Association of Energy Engineers 1st Annual Energy Conference
aeeok.org
OK AEE is Taking Care of Business
09.15.2014

Oklahoma Recycling Association's 2014 Conference to be held in Edmond - Oct. 9


OKRA’s 2014 Oklahoma Recycling Conference
www.recycleok.org
Increasing Diversion: Events, Offices, Rural Areas - Thursday, October 09, 2014
09.14.2014

City of Tulsa Gov water conservation and flood prevention efforts highlighted


Cities Prepare for Warm Climate Without Saying So
abcnews.go.com
With climate change still a political minefield across the nation despite the strong scientific consensus that it's happening, some community leaders have hit upon a way of preparing for the potentially severe local consequences without triggering explosions of partisan warfare: Just change the...
09.14.2014

Grants available for drought resiliency & water efficiency projects


Oklahoma says $1.5 million available in drought grants
www.tulsaworld.com
To be eligible for the grant, a project must demonstrate water efficiency and support drought resiliency within the community and water or wastewater system.
09.13.2014

Check out Oklahoma Gardening's water conservation videos on Youtube


Oklahoma Gardening - Water Conservation Videos
www.youtube.com
09.12.2014

OK Food Banks do incredible work in addition to distribution! Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma


What We Do - Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma
okfoodbank.org
What We Do: The Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma is the largest, private hunger-relief organization in eastern Oklahoma.