BEECH GROVE, Ind. - Billionaire T. Boone Pickens made his fortune in oil, but the financier is now an advocate for alternative energy.
Pickens helped open Kinetrex Energy in Beech Grove on Wednesday. It is central Indiana’s second liquefied natural gas facility.
Pickens has been advocating his plan for using U.S. energy sources to wean the U.S. off of its dependence on foreign oil.
"It's cleaner, cheaper and it's domestic. It should happen and it's going to happen. You've got Cummins here, you've got everything in the state and you've got the leadership to make it happen," Pickens said.
Pickens is also a supporter of wind and solar technology, but says he doesn't believe the U.S. can stop using fossil fuels as quickly as the Environmental Protection Agency would like.
ISDH: No cancer cluster in Johnson County
Concerned parents in Johnson County met with state health officials Monday night demanding answers about a possible link between child cancer…
Letterman to donate memorabilia to Ball State
David Letterman will donate all of the memorabilia from his memorable television career to his alma mater, Ball State University.
Reggie Wayne: Colts game felt like I never left
Reggie Wayne returned to "the 317" this week to, among other things, attend his first Colts game without a jersey on.
ACTION – Scattered showers possible tonight
ACTION DAY - Scattered showers return to central Indiana overnight. This will be a light event for us, with most spots picking up…
Giving Tuesday: 6 places to give back
Tired of the commercialism of Black Friday and Cyber Monday? Well, then refresh yourself with "Giving Tuesday."