Latest T. Boone Pickens Stories

2011-02-17 06:35:00

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Wind Power industry appears to be poised for new period of growth after very nearly becoming a victim of its own success. In the boom years of the early 2000s thousands of new wind turbines were installed.

2011-01-05 15:08:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pickens Plan, a popular and influential program to help gain energy independence for the United States, will become a prominent fixture on the Walmart FLW Tour in 2011. The Pickens Plan, developed by well-known energy executive T.

2010-08-09 12:50:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- FLW Outdoors announced T. Boone Pickens has become an equity holder and partner in FLW Outdoors. Irwin L. Jacobs, Chairman of FLW Outdoors, stated, "Boone and I have been friends and business associates for more than 25 years.

2010-06-08 13:19:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Watching the public relations crisis engulfing BP as it struggles to manage the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, I am reminded of a wise old adage: When you're in a hole, stop digging.

2010-05-18 18:16:00

WASHINGTON, May 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Madeleine and T.

2010-04-21 09:00:00

DALLAS, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Minnesota state regulators have given the necessary approvals to allow development of a 78-megawatt Minnesota wind project near Goodhue, MN, that backers say will help the state meet its renewable energy goals and further economic development efforts locally. Development of the project is being spearheaded by the American Wind Alliance (AWA), a joint venture founded by Mesa Power Group LLC with the support of General Electric.

2010-03-23 08:17:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- T. Boone Pickens, Founder and Chairman of BP Capital Management and author of "The Pickens Plan" will be in Louisville, KY on March 24 to address the National Natural Gas Vehicle (NGV) Fleet Summit. Mr.

2010-01-27 07:30:00

CORAL GABLES, Fla., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MasTec, Inc. (NYSE: MTZ) today announced that it has appointed Ray Harris as its President. Mr.

2009-10-14 11:37:00

Keynote speakers: Volkswagen's Stefan Jacoby and energy activist T. Boone Pickens, NADA's John McEleney and Ed Tonkin, AutoNation's Mike Jackson and adventurer Alison Levine McLEAN, Va., Oct.

2009-09-24 15:59:28

The wife of Texas oil billionaire T. Boone Pickens said she is suing a California city over an order to prune plants on her back deck. Madeleine Pickens, 62, filed a lawsuit Sept.

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