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Harold Hamm

Ex-Wife Of Oil Tycoon Says $1 Billion Settlement Is Not Enough

AP | Posted 11.14.2014 | Divorce

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The ex-wife of multibillionaire energy tycoon Harold Hamm plans to appeal a court ruling that awarded her nearly $1 billion in ...

Oil Tycoon Ordered To Pay $1 Billion In Divorce Settlement

Reuters | Posted 11.14.2014 | Divorce

By Joshua Schneyer Nov 10 (Reuters) - Continental Resources Chief Executive Officer Harold Hamm has been ordered to pay nearly $1 billion to his ex...

Sky Could Fall on North Dakota's Oil If We're Not Careful, Shale Boss Says

Daniel J. Graeber | Posted 07.28.2014 | Business
Daniel J. Graeber

All parties with a collective interest in seeing the North Dakota oil experiment succeed need to work together because, right now, the boss at the largest stakeholder in the Bakken shale says opponents are drawing a bead on the region. And it's not just exploration and production that's a concern.

Follow the Money: Three Energy Export Congressional Hearings, Climate Undiscussed

Steve Horn | Posted 05.26.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

Cross-posted from DeSmogBlog In light of ongoing geopolitical tensions in Russia, Ukraine and hotly contested Crimea, three (yes, three!) U.S. Congre...

Jared Gilmour

Meet The Frackers: New Book Profiles Natural Gas Giants

HuffingtonPost.com | Jared Gilmour | Posted 11.20.2013 | Green

Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, which uses a high-pressure stream of water, chemicals and sand to blast through deep layers of shale rock to extrac...

Most Expensive Divorce Ever?

Posted 06.20.2013 | Divorce

Rupert Murdoch may hold the title of most expensive divorce ever for his $1.7 billion dollar split from second wife Anna Murdoch in 1999, but that pri...

Billionaire Romney Backer Embroiled In Record-Setting Divorce Battle

Reuters | Posted 03.22.2013 | Business

By Brian Grow and Joshua Schneyer ATLANTA/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Continental Resources chief executive Harold Hamm, one of America's wealthiest and m...

Romney Campaign Climate Denial and Adviser Andrea Saul Show Deep Connection to Fossil Fuel Lobby

Gabe Elsner | Posted 01.05.2013 | Green
Gabe Elsner

The Romney campaign's strategy to deny climate change and crack jokes about the president pledging to solve the issue may prove to be a poor decision.

'Green News Report' - September 25, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 11.25.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport FACEBOOK: Green News Report The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY...

Romney Adviser's Outrageous Plea For More Tax Breaks

Posted 09.15.2012 | Business

One of Mitt Romney’s advisers thinks a tax rate of about 2 percent is just a little too damn high. Harold Hamm, the CEO of Continental Resources...

Billionaire Romney Adviser Runs Into Trouble Over Campaign Donations

Reuters | Posted 11.14.2012 | Politics

By Alexander Cohen and David Sheppard and Joshua Schneyer WASHINGTON, Sept 13 (Reuters) - The national energy adviser for Mitt Romney'...

Paul Blumenthal

'Koch Brothers Must Just Be Doing A Dance'

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 08.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On Tuesday night at a $7 million fundraiser hosted by Exxon Mobil chief executive Rex Tillerson and attended by 125 guests, many of them...

Top Romney Adviser Also Gives Big To Super PAC

AP | STEPHEN BRAUN | Posted 07.23.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Oklahoma oil billionaire Harold Hamm didn't wait long to make a nearly $1 million donation to a group supporting Republican preside...

Romney Gets Major Boost After Appointing Billionaire To Top Campaign Post

MSNBC | Posted 05.21.2012 | Politics

Just one month after he was named Mitt Romney's top energy adviser, Oklahoma billionaire Harold Hamm contributed $985,000 to the top pro-Romney Super ...