Gov. Abbott named 2023 Champion of the Oilfield May 10, 2023 - 00:00 Posted in: Viewpoints AUSTIN – Gov. Greg Abbott last night lauded Texas’ legendary energy industry at the Energy Workforce & Technology Council’s Annual Meeting Awards Dinner in Austin, where he was awarded the 2023 Champion of the Oilfield Award.“I know everyone in this room is proud that Texas is the energy capital of ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!