Tagged: chesapeake energy

Quake Lawsuits Shake Up Shale Play Companies

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/25/2013 12:00 am

A lawsuit, filed in federal court in the Eastern District of Arkansas, involves two Greenbrier families who claim their homes suffered damages from a 4.7 earthquake caused by drilling in the Fayetteville Shale Play.

Mining Firm Freeport-McMoRan Buys 2 Energy Companies for $9 Billion

by Associated Press 12/5/2012 10:37 am

Mining company Freeport-McMoRan is buying a pair of oil and gas producers for $9 billion, creating a natural resources conglomerate with assets ranging from oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico to mines in Indonesia.