OGE Energy Corp. is the parent company of Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company (OG&E), a regulated electric utility, and Enogex LLC, a midstream natural gas pipeline business. OGE Energy and its subsidiaries have about 3,200 employees.
OG&E serves more than 765,000 retail customers in Oklahoma and western Arkansas, and a number of wholesale customers throughout the region. OG&E, with about 6,800 megawatts of capacity, generates electricity from natural gas, low-sulfur Wyoming coal, and wind. OG&E's electric transmission and distribution systems span 30,000 square miles.
Enogex operates a pipeline system engaged in natural gas gathering, processing, transportation, storage and marketing. The system includes about 7,900 miles of pipe, seven processing plants, and 23 billion cubic feet of storage capacity.
OGE Energy Resources conducts the company's energy marketing and related activities. Operating in the national commodities markets for electricity and natural gas, Energy Resources' primary role is to optimize the generation, transmission and pipeline assets of OGE Energy.
Edward Cooke founded Oklahoma Gas & Electric on February 27, 1902. Oklahoma became the 46th state in 1907.
In 2007, OGE had revenues of $3.79 billion and net income of $244.2 million.
Updated January 1, 2008