Michael Teague http://kgou.org en State Water Leaders Give Grim Drought Update And Push For More Conservation http://kgou.org/post/state-water-leaders-give-grim-drought-update-and-push-more-conservation <p></p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: 24px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(68, 68, 68);">The fact that lakes in eastern Oklahoma are full, and last year was wetter than normal for many areas of the state makes some people think the three-year drought is over.</p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 20:11:00 +0000 Logan Layden 21998 at http://kgou.org State Water Leaders Give Grim Drought Update And Push For More Conservation Q&A: Oklahoma’s New Secretary Of Energy And Environment http://kgou.org/post/qa-oklahoma-s-new-secretary-energy-and-environment <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: 24px;">Traditionally, Oklahoma’s governor has relied on advice from separate officials representing energy and the environment.</span></p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 16:18:00 +0000 Joe Wertz 13387 at http://kgou.org Q&A: Oklahoma’s New Secretary Of Energy And Environment New Secretary of Energy and Environment Has No Oil Experience, Says Oklahoma Oil Lobby http://kgou.org/post/new-secretary-energy-and-environment-has-no-oil-experience-says-oklahoma-oil-lobby <p></p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: 24px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(68, 68, 68);">Gov. Mary Fallin on Aug. 16&nbsp;<a href="http://stateimpact.npr.org/oklahoma/2013/08/16/oklahomas-new-secretary-of-environment-and-energy-named/" style="color: rgb(23, 78, 130); -webkit-transition: all 0.2s ease-in-out; transition: all 0.2s ease-in-out; font-weight: bold;">appointed Col. Michael Teague</a>&nbsp;as secretary of energy and environment.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: 24px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(68, 68, 68);">Fallin’s choice for the cabinet position — which was created by combining the vacant offices of secretaries of energy and environment — was immediately criticized by the president of the Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association, the state’s largest industry trade organization.</p><p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 18:46:00 +0000 Joe Wertz 11875 at http://kgou.org New Secretary of Energy and Environment Has No Oil Experience, Says Oklahoma Oil Lobby