Oil & Gas Fracking Giant Chesapeake Energy Files For Bankruptcy ProtectionChesapeake Energy, a global energy powerhouse known in North Texas for its pioneer drilling in the Barnett Shale, has filed for bankruptcy protection.
Chesapeake Energy To Boost Drilling Budget, Rig CountChesapeake Energy Corp. has announced plans to increase its drilling budget and rig count in 2017, saying that confidence is growing in the hard-hit energy market.
Former Chesapeake Energy CEO Dies In Car AccidentFormer Chesapeake Energy CEO Aubrey McClendon died in a car accident on Wednesday morning according to the Oklahoma City police department.
Chesapeake Dials Back Support For City Firework CelebrationsThe 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.
Chesapeake Plaza Goes Up On The MarketFour years after a celebrated move-in, Chesapeake Energy may be moving out of its 20 story tower in west Fort Worth.
Fracking Website Bringing Disclosures Into FocusGas 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.
Barnett Contractors Announce Layoffs After Chesapeake Cuts BackOne 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.
Chesapeake Energy Cutting Production In Barnett ShaleWith 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.
Gates At Fort Worth Natural Gas Facilities Found Opened, Raises Security QuestionsThe 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.
Fort Worth Residents Protest Gas Compressor StationMore 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.
Fort Worth Gas Pipeline Vote Postponed Amid ConcernsResidents 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.
Chesapeake Energy Plans Aggressive Move Into Oil