News and Updates

Stopping by the CNN Booth

  • September 4, 2008

Yesterday, T. Boone sat down for a quick interview with CNN at the Republican National Convention. Here’s the video. Continue Reading

Salt Lake City Town Hall

T. Boone’s not slowing down. On Thursday, September 11, he’ll be holding a town hall event at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Doors are at 4 pm. As always, the event is free and open to the public, so if you live in area come on by. Continue Reading

VP Night at the Republican Convention

  • September 3, 2008

T. Boone Pickens has been doing media interviews all day in St. Paul. On MSNBC, Nora O’Donnell asked him about the Republican pick for Vice President, Gov. Sarah Palin of Alaska, and whether Boone knew about her energy policy. He said she knows a lot about energy because of the importance of oil to the Continue Reading

T. Boone in Albuquerque

The next T. Boone Town Hall has been scheduled for Wednesday, September 10 at the Albuquerque Convention Center Ballroom in Albuquerque, NM. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. T. Boone takes the stage at 10:30 am. And like all our town halls, the event is free and open to the public. Continue Reading

T. Boone in Texas Monthly

  • September 2, 2008

There’s an extensive profile of T. Boone Pickens, titled “There Will Be Boone,” in the September issue of the Texas Monthly. Click here to read it. Continue Reading

The Energy Issue in Minneapolis-St. Paul

The Republican National Convention will resume its schedule tonight, we have been told. Because of hurricane Gustav, what was to have been the opening session Monday night was cancelled. Some speeches were dropped, others have been rescheduled. We expect President Bush to address the convention from the White House and–given the nature of the threat Continue Reading

Today in Endorsements

The think tank Frontiers of Freedom has made public its endorsement of the Pickens Plan. The group’s President George Landrith writes: “America needs a broad-based energy plan. For the past 30 years, we have primarily relied on foreign oil for our energy needs. We must expand and diversify our energy portfolio. The Pickens Plan is Continue Reading

What's Your Plan?

In response to this recent article by Holman Jenkins, the Wall Street Journal printed the below letter from T. Boone. This Is My Plan for American Energy, What’s Yours? I read Holman Jenkins’s “Boone Doggle” (Business World, Aug. 6) about my energy plan and I’m convinced that he hasn’t even read my plan. So for Continue Reading


  • September 1, 2008

In response to the Pickens Plan, the group CNG Now has launched a website promoting the use of compressed natural gas in vehicles. They’ve also started running their own commercials: (Thanks to the blog The Real Sporer for the heads-up.) Continue Reading