Energy Company articles from NewsOK and The Oklahoman

  • Chesapeake's veterans program aimed at benefiting company, employees

    By Adam Wilmoth, Business Writers | Updated: Mon, Nov 10, 2014

    As Oklahoma City-based Chesapeake Energy Corp. has undergone a transition both in leadership and corporate focus over the past two years, it has relied heavily on a group of current and former military officers who are taking on increasing leadership roles that the company.

  • U.S. Justice Department eyeing Chesapeake Energy Corp.

    By Jay F. Marks, Business Writer | Updated: Thu, Nov 6, 2014

    Oklahoma City energy company reveals investigations in regulatory filing.

  • Oklahoma energy executives seek to calm markets

    By Adam Wilmoth, Energy Editor | Published: Fri, Nov 7, 2014

    Executives at Oklahoma’s oil and natural gas production companies have used this week’s quarterly earnings calls to try to calm shareholders amid tumbling oil prices.

  • Chesapeake beats expectations with third-quarter earnings

    By Jay F. Marks, Business Writer | Updated: Wed, Nov 5, 2014

    Chesapeake Energy Corp. exceeded analysts’ estimates with adjusted earnings of $82 million, or 38 cents a share, in the third quarter.

  • Oklahoma Inc.: Chesapeake climbs on improved debt, profitability

    By Adam Wilmoth, Energy Editor | Published: Sun, Nov 2, 2014

    After a rough 2013 full of shareholder revolt and management changes, Oklahoma City-based Chesapeake Energy Corp. has rebounded with growing profits, a climbing share price and an improving debt rating.

  • List of top energy companies includes eight Oklahoma firms

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Wed, Oct 29, 2014

    Oklahoma energy companies Chesapeake Energy, Continental Resources, Devon, OGE, ONEOK Partners, ONEOK Inc., Williams and Enable Midstream Partners made Platts Top 250 Global Energy Company Rankings.

  • Chesapeake to sell natural gas assets in Pennsylvania, West Virginia

    By Jay F. Marks, Business Writer | Published: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    Chesapeake Energy Corp. is selling more than 400,000 acres in Pennsylvania and West Virginia for more than $5 billion.

  • Chesapeake to sell natural gas assets for more than $5B

    By Jay F. Marks Business Writer jmarks@opubco.com | Updated: Thu, Oct 16, 2014

    Chesapeake Energy Corp. has struck a deal worth more than $5 billion to sell natural gas assets in Pennsylvania and West Virginia to Southwestern Energy Co., the Oklahoma City-based oil and gas producer announced Thursday morning. “Today’s announcement marks a major step in Chesapeake’s...





Featured Energy Company Profiles from the 2011 Oklahoma Inc.

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SandRidge reaping rewards of switch to oil

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

SandRidge saw revenue increase a state-best 75.9 percent the past year.

Chesapeake positioned for continued prosperity, exec says

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

The past year was full of highlights for Chesapeake Energy Corp., but a company executive said the best could be yet to come.

Coal is stockpiled at Alliance's River View operation in Kentucky in 2010. - provided

Alliance Resource Partners moves ahead of partner

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

For once, Tulsa-based Alliance Resource Partners LP managed to finish ahead of the company that owns all of its assets.

Unit Corp. relies on all segments of business

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It took a team effort to propel Tulsa's Unit Corp. into the top tier of Oklahoma companies this year.

Gulfport Energy Corp. CEO Jim Palm rang the opening bell Tuesday at the NASDAQ Market Center in New York. PHOTO PROVIDED ORG XMIT: 1104122227220837

Gulfport Energy Corp. searching globe for oil

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

CEO Jim Palm said 90 percent of Gulfport's production is oil, including sweet crude from Louisiana that sells at about a $25 premium to the West Texas Intermediate produced in Oklahoma and surrounding states.

OGE Energy fueled by employees

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

OGE Energy reported record earnings in 2010 as it embarked on an ambitious $1.4 billion growth program.

Helmerich & Payne continues to grow

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Planning for the future has kept Helmerich & Payne afloat and growing.

This fractionator in Mont Belvieu, Texas, is operated by ONEOK Partners. The company ranked No. 8 on this year’s Oklahoma Inc. list. Photo provided

Investments paying off for ONEOK Partners

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

ONEOK Partners LP is reaping the rewards of a $2 billion-plus capital investment program completed in late 2009.