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The Decade We Won Our Energy Independence

The Decade We Won Our Energy Independence

As we usher in a new decade, I have been reflecting on certain moments in time that will be etched in the history of energy. I believe these past 10 years will prove to be one of the most momentous decades in the history of the United States. One of the decade’s great moments came on December 18, 2015, when…

Continental Resources Announces Harold Hamm Is Stepping Up to Executive Chairman

Continental Resources Announces Harold Hamm Is Stepping Up to Executive Chairman

Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE-CLR) announced December 11, 2019 that effective January 1, 2020, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Harold Hamm will step up to the role of Executive Chairman. William Berry has been appointed Chief Executive Officer and President Jack Stark will assume the additional role of Chief Operating Officer. “Bill gives us an extraordinary opportunity to expand our leadership. He brings a notable resume…

Drilling ban proposals divide Democrats in U.S. oil states

Drilling ban proposals divide Democrats in U.S. oil states

FILE PHOTO: An oil drilling rig operates in the Permian Basin in Lea County, New Mexico, U.S., February 10, 2019. REUTERS/Nick Oxford/File Photo Article by Reuters    CARLSBAD, New Mexico  – In the southeast corner of New Mexico, new houses, hotels and jobs are sprouting like flowers in the desert. Trucks hauling equipment and laborers jam once-barren highways on the…