wind energy siting discussed at Corporation Commission

Oklahoma Oil and Gas Regulator Wrestles With Oversight of Wind Industry
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…

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.


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

Putting a cap on water loss
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.

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
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.

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

OK Association of Energy Engineers 1st Annual Energy Conference
OK AEE is Taking Care of Business

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

OKRA’s 2014 Oklahoma Recycling Conference
Increasing Diversion: Events, Offices, Rural Areas - Thursday, October 09, 2014

City of Tulsa Gov water conservation and flood prevention efforts highlighted

Cities Prepare for Warm Climate Without Saying So
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...

Grants available for drought resiliency & water efficiency projects

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

Check out Oklahoma Gardening's water conservation videos on Youtube

Oklahoma Gardening - Water Conservation Videos

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