Latest T. Boone Pickens Stories

2008-09-17 06:00:24

By Julene Bair While touting his plan to wean us off foreign oil, Texas billionaire T. Boone Pickens makes no bones about being heavily invested in the natural gas he wants us to use in our cars.

2008-09-16 03:00:23

By Kristopher Hanson LONG BEACH - The dizzying array of eco-minded products and technologies - from hybrid school buses to toxin-free sink cleaners - seemed to confirm what environmentalists have long prayed for: America is on the verge of a green revolution.

2008-09-15 18:00:32

New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson became the first Governor to sign the pledge to join T. Boone Pickens' campaign to break America's addiction to foreign oil. "Governor Richardson is a former Secretary of Energy," Pickens said.

2008-09-15 18:00:32

By JOHN FLECK Of the Journal Standing outside the Albuquerque Convention Center ballroom Wednesday after T. Boone Pickens' rousing talk on America's energy future, Amy Landers asked a great question.

2008-09-13 09:10:00

Wind power may have as much potential as those ads on television promise, but don't expect to see giant turbines dwarfing saguaros on the skyline of the Sonoran Desert.

2008-09-12 09:00:00

By Jasen Lee Deseret News Billionaire T. Boone Pickens brought is traveling energy road show to the Salt Palace Convention Center on Thursday, and hundreds of Utahns came to hear what he had to say.

2008-09-11 12:00:37

By John Fleck Journal Staff Writer T. Boone Pickens looked a bit like the professor in your freshman political science class Wednesday morning when he stepped to the white board at the Albuquerque Convention Center and wrote down a single number: 700.

2008-09-11 09:00:40

By Jasen Lee Deseret News Billionaire businessman T. Boone Pickens, who made much of his fortune in oil, plans to visit Utah today to tout his strategies for alternative energy development. Pickens, founder of the hedge fund BP Capital Management, is conducting a town hall meeting at 5 p.m.

2008-09-09 15:00:37

By STACI MATLOCK Oil tycoon promotes energy ideas he believes will save America By Staci Matlock The New Mexican T.

2008-09-09 12:00:35

By PATTI WEAVER STILLWATER -- Texas billionaire Boone Pickens said Friday that he knows he's getting through to the public about how to reduce the country's dependence on foreign oil because he's had more than 5 million visits to his Web site.

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