|03/23/17||OG&E power plants rank among nation’s top 20 performers|
|McClain and Redbud score top rankings in three categories OKLAHOMA CITY — OG&E’s McClain and Redbud power plants are ranked among the nation’s best according to a recent report published by Power Engineering Magazine. The annual ranking of power plant operating performance recognized the plants for reliability, efficiency and environmental performance. “Achieving high levels of performance is a key ingredient within the OG&E culture,” said Donnie Jones, OG&E’s vice pres... |
|03/20/17||OG&E disappointed by Oklahoma rate case order|
|OKLAHOMA CITY, March 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- More than a year after filing for a rate increase with the Oklahoma Corporation Commission, Oklahoma Gas and Electric received an order today granting an $8.9 million rate increase. This is the first increase granted to OG&E since 2012.
"While the Commission did allow the recovery of $1.6 billion in investments we made in new electric infrastructure since our last rate case, they extended the useful financial lives of some of that equipment be... |
|03/15/17||Move over Amazon; OG&E using drones for storm recovery |
|OKLAHOMA CITY — OG&E is gearing up for severe storm season 2017 with plans to use drones and advanced planning to expedite storm assessment and restoration times. “We used drones for the first time to assess damage in the Woodward area following Winter Storm Jupiter in January,” said Kathleen O’Shea, OG&E spokeswoman. “In the past, we’ve used helicopters, and we’ll still use them as necessary, however, drones can be deployed faster than helicopters in most scenarios. We estimate ... |
|02/23/17||OGE Energy Corp. reports earnings for 2016 and outlook for 2017|
|OKLAHOMA CITY, Feb. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- OGE Energy Corp. (NYSE: OGE), the parent company of Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company ("OG&E"), and holder of 25.7 percent limited partner interest and 50 percent general partner interest in Enable Midstream Partners LP, today reported earnings of $1.69 per average diluted share in 2016, compared with earnings of $1.36 per average diluted share in 2015.
In 2016, OG&E, a regulated electric utility, reported net income of $284 million and c... |
|02/22/17||OGE Energy Corp. Board of Directors declares dividend|
|OKLAHOMA CITY, Feb. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- OGE Energy Corp. (NYSE: OGE) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a second-quarter dividend of $0.3025 per share per common share of stock, to be paid April 28, 2017, to shareholders of record on April 10, 2017. The dividend amount remained unchanged from the previous quarter.
OGE Energy Corp. is headquartered in Oklahoma City and is the parent company of OG&E, a regulated electric utility serving approximately 834,000 custo... |
|02/14/17||OGE Energy Corp. one of the top corporate contributors to United Way of Central Oklahoma|
|Employees rally to increase giving in 2016 OKLAHOMA CITY — OGE Energy Corp. was not only the top contributor to the 2016 United Way of Central Oklahoma Pacesetter Campaign, the corporate partner stepped up its giving to the overall United Way campaign by 4.65 percent – making OGE Energy one of the top three corporate donors in 2016. “I’m particularly proud of our employee’s generosity last year when the economic downturn impacted so many in our community,” said Sean Trauschke, Chairman... |
|02/08/17||Oklahoma Gas & Electric provides nearly $10,000 to Jesus House for energy savings efforts|
|OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma Gas & Electric recently presented Jesus House a check for $9,846 in rebateincentive funds for its installation of energy-efficient LED lighting throughout its facility. Jesus House received the funds from its participation in the OG&E Small Business Efficiency Program, a no-cost program that provides technical and financial support to help small businesses identify and implement energy efficiency upgrades. In addition to the rebate incentive funds, the ... |
|02/06/17||Oklahoma Gas & Electric donates 495,000 energy efficient light bulbs to families in need |
|OKLAHOMA CITY — Throughout 2016, OG&E helped families across Oklahoma by donating energy-efficient light bulbs to Regional Food Banks. The Food Banks distributed 495,000 LED and CFL light bulbs through local food pantries located in the OG&E service territory, reaching approximately 123,750 families in need. OG&E has renewed its commitment and will continue to support this important program in 2017. OG&E piloted the food bank program in 2015 with the distribution of 200,... |
|02/06/17||OGE Energy Corp. 4th Quarter/Year-end 2016 Earnings Webcast|
|OKLAHOMA CITY, Feb. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- OGE Energy Corp. (NYSE: OGE) will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss 4th quarter and year-end 2016 results, at 9 a.m. Eastern Time (8 a.m. Central Time), Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017.
This call is being webcast by NASDAQ and can be accessed at OGE Energy's website at www.oge.com.
OGE Energy Corp. (NYSE: OGE), is headquartered in Oklahoma City and is the parent company of Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company (OG&E), a regulated electric ut... |
|02/02/17||Oklahoma Gas & Electric achieves recognition as Utility Customer Champion|
|OKLAHOMA CITY, Feb. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Oklahoma Gas & Electric today announced Market Strategies International/Cogent Reports has once again named OG&E a Utility Customer Champion in its recently announced Utility Trusted Brand & Customer Engagement™ study. OG&E achieved the Utility Customer Champion designation after receiving a score of 745 on the ECR index, a score that put OG&E at no. 9 of 62 electric utilities across the country. The scores are based on interviews w... |