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Chesapeake Plaza in west Fort Worth. (Credit: CBSDFW.com)

Chesapeake Dials Back Support For City Firework Celebrations

The fireworks still went off. The parades wound through the streets. The money to pay for it all however, was not as easy to find for some cities this year.

07/04/2012

Chesapeake Plaza in west Fort Worth. (Credit: CBSDFW.com)

Chesapeake Plaza Goes Up On The Market

Four years after a celebrated move-in, Chesapeake Energy may be moving out of its 20 story tower in west Fort Worth.

06/11/2012

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Fracking Website Bringing Disclosures Into Focus

Gas producers in North Texas are now required to publicly disclose the chemicals they use in hydraulic fracturing, and the amount of water they use to do it.

02/01/2012

A drilling rig explores for gas. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Barnett Contractors Announce Layoffs After Chesapeake Cuts Back

One day after Chesapeake Energy announced to cut back on its drilling operations, independent contractors report job cuts have already began inside other companies that depend on the Barnett Shale.

01/24/2012

A drilling rig explores for gas. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Chesapeake Energy Cutting Production In Barnett Shale

With natural gas positioned as the energy source to power Texas homes for 200 years, Larry Langston expected to get at least a few decades of production out of the gas under his land.

01/23/2012

Gas Facility Gate Left Open

Gates At Fort Worth Natural Gas Facilities Found Opened, Raises Security Questions

The day Melissa McDougall told the Fort Worth zoning committee she was concerned about unsecured gas facilities in the city, she expected to find the problem solved. That afternoon, though, friends photographed gates wide open at Chesapeake Energy’s Mercado compressor station, she said.

11/26/2011

A drilling rig explores for gas. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Fort Worth Residents Protest Gas Compressor Station

More than 100 residents voiced concerns to Chesapeake Energy officials about their plan to build the region’s largest gas compressor station close to their northeast Fort Worth neighborhoods.

11/01/2011

A drilling rig explores for gas. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Fort Worth Gas Pipeline Vote Postponed Amid Concerns

Residents are pushing back against Chesapeake Energy’s plan to build a massive compressor station off Randol Mills Road to push more natural gas down its pipelines.

10/12/2011

Chesapeake Energy Plans Aggressive Move Into Oil

Chesapeake Energy Corp. CEO Aubrey McClendon says the company is aggressively moving into oil and natural gas liquids as part of a plan developed two years ago.

08/04/2010