This is a Must See – An OETA story about horizontal frac jobs destroying hundreds of vertical wells. This should begin to change the narrative from one of all out development at all cost, to one of judicious development with the rights of others and the environment protected.
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Gentlemen: I would like to give you an update on the damage that is being done to small producers in the active horizontal plays in Oklahoma. I am a partner in Cimarron Production Co., Inc., and Brown & Borelli, Inc. The vast majority of our operated production is in Kingfisher County, Oklahoma. We […]
Here is a letter from an Oklahoman that demonstrates the difficulty getting justice when their wells are destroyed by a horizontal frac job.( the picture is a purging well during a horizontal frac job) Almost everyone is either afraid for their names to be used or are in litigation . The level of intimidation here […]
Saw a very nice article in today’s Tulsa World where the Tulsa Public Schools are requesting production taxes go back to the original 7%, which is still less than companies pay in any other state, on all wells in the state. We want to ask all school districts around Oklahoma to have their patrons contact […]
Stop subsidizing the few and start paying for critical state services. Dewey is a practical, solution-oriented, principled leader.I’m quite sure as mayor of a major city he made a lot of unpopular decisions. I’m quite sure some of those might’ve been mistakes.But one thing Dewey Bartlett, Jr. never does is nothing! He is the kind […]
Education and Oil and Gas come together for the first time ever to support paying our teachers by restoring the traditional 7% replacing the “Special Deal 2% rate” on new wells. 7% is still lower than any major oil and gas state. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VIMeU-B5i9E
Here is a link to yesterday’s historic OEPA/POE press conference at the Capitol: Listen to the entire approximately 30-minute press conference to learn about Oklahoma’s oil and gas industry and its place in our state as THE major funding source for core services and education! Yesterday was historic in that it was the first time […]
Yesterday a group of Oil and Gas producers from across the state led by Dewey Bartlett met with members of the House Energy Committee, both Democrats and Republicans. Most, if not all of them, want to do what is best for our state. I am hopeful that they will allow amendments to the horizontal bills to […]
VERTICAL WELL PROTECTION ACT This is from Lee Levinson our OEPA Co- Chairman. Lee is a long-time Tulsa Oil and Gas Attorney representing over a hundred oil and gas producers and is also a long-time oil and gas producer himself. He has great insight into the problems facing hundreds of vertical well owner across […]