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Best of 2014- Voting Open

  The nominations are in, now it’s time to vote! Voting is open until midnight on April 21st. Winners will be announce on Earth Day, April 22nd. Please only one vote per person. Vote Here

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Oklahoma’s Wind Industry in Jeopardy

Oklahoma is currently sixth in the country in wind production. However, Oklahoma’s wind industry is now at risk due to two state Senate bills. The first bill, SB 1440, would place a moratorium on new wind development east of Interstate 35. The second bill, SB 1559, places restrictions on wind and would stop development and […]

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Best of 2014- Nominations

It’s time for the second annual Green Oklahoma’s Reader’s Choice Awards. We want to know what your favorite local Oklahoma green businesses, organizations, and blogs are. Nominations are open now through April 12th. We are taking nominations for the following categories. Retail Stores Restaurants Bakeries Natural Farm Natural Grocery Store Green Organization Green Service Green […]

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Plastics 101: The Recycling Process

We look at the bottom of our plastics in search for a code number 1 through 7. This code, as previously explained in last month’s post, identifies the type of plastic resin. It also facilitates the recycling process as the type of resin an item is made of limits the products it can recycled into. […]

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Earthquake Swarm Continues to Rattle the State

Oklahoma has been rocking and rolling. Since Sunday, Oklahoma has had over 140 earthquakes. 29 of the earthquakes have been 2.5 magnitude or bigger. In contrast, in 2009 we had 38 2.5 magnitude or greater earthquakes, all year. Last year we had a large spike with 222 in the year. At this rate we could end […]