Chesapeake Energy Corp. (CHK), facing suits by hundreds of mineral rights holders over canceled oil and gas lease offers, will ask appeals judges in New Orleans to reverse a $19.7 million judgment to a Texas lease owner. More »
Federal investigators Tuesday were preparing to determine the likely cause of a pipeline rupture that spilled more than 800,000 gallons of crude oil into a southwestern Michigan river nearly two years ago. More »
The U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s probe of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) demonstrates a renewed focus on market manipulation as the agency beefs up its oversight of the multibillion dollar energy-trading business. More »
Exxon Mobil used the 1989 Valdez oil tanker spill as a catalyst for change in worker safety, but the changes also prompted a series of procedures that instructed workers on everything from how to operate equipment to how to requisition a stapler. More »
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