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Chesapeake files SEC papers to get IPO filing fee back

A unit of Chesapeake Energy on Friday filed regulatory papers to cancel its $862.6 million public offering — because it had already made its Wall Street debut under another name.  More »

Porter Hedges expands energy practice to Oklahoma

Houston’s Porter Hedges opened an office in Oklahoma City and added four energy lawyers in the law firm’s first expansion outside of Texas.  More »

Southwestern Energy cuts $5.4 billion deal for Chesapeake gas land

Houston’s Southwestern Energy Co. is planning to drop $5.4 billion on gas-rich land in West Virginia and Pennsylvania in one of the biggest recent deals for acreage in a region buffeted by pressure on gas prices.  More »

Pioneer CEO: US oil production could hit 14 million barrels/day

Technological improvements will allow energy companies to scrape more crude out of the ground and drive U.S. oil production higher, even as producers seek new overseas markets for the fossil fuels, executives said Wednesday. Pioneer Natural Resources CEO Scott Sheffield predicted U.S. oil production could hit 14 million barrels per day, well above the 9.5 million barrel mark projected by government forecasters.  More »

Houston group seeks to put US on the road to natural gas

Natural gas companies are trying to get more people using their fuel in cars and trucks, and the University of Houston is helping them out.  More »

Homes building up around new Exxon Mobil campus (photos)

Some 4,500 construction workers show up each day to help build the highly anticipated Springwoods Village, a 2,000-acre work-live-and-shop enclave just south of The Woodlands to be anchored by the new Exxon Mobil campus.  More »

Corporate moves: EPL Oil & Gas, Southwestern Energy move headquarters

Houston’s energy scene is growing, as ELP Oil & Gas announced moving its corporate headquarters to Houston and Southwestern Energy has broken ground on a new corporate headquarters.  More »

Burgers, crayons could boost industry image, execs say

Oil industry executives floated children’s coloring books and the McDonald’s marketing model as ways to boost the oil industry’s image, during the NAPE Expo in Houston Wednesday.  More »

Noble Energy planning 20-story office tower

Noble Energy is building a corporate campus, spanning nearly 1 million square feet, on the southwest corner of Texas 249 and Louetta. It’s the latest in a string of energy firms planning campus developments.  More »

Southwestern Energy pushes natural gas vehicles with truck giveaway

Natural gas producer Southwestern Energy is investing $2.3 million in an effort to raise public support for compressed natural gas transportation, including giving away 21 CNG trucks to employees.  More »