Chesapeake CEO Aubrey McClendon is profiled by Rolling Stone in an online article posted this week.
He studied history at Duke University, wanted to be an accountant, was a landman seeking gas-oil leases in his early days, formed Chesapeake in 1989 and now directs America's second-lar4gest producer of natural gas.
He is the No. 1 driller in the United States and has a personal worth of $1.2 billion.
The article looks at Chesapeake's land-flipping efforts and how McClendon deals with debt.
His company is the No. 1 player in Ohio's Utica shale.
You can read the article here.
Chesapeake Energy Corp,the Oklahoma-based firm is the No. 1 driller in Ohio.
Rig Count Interactive Map by Baker Hughes, an energy services company.
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Pipeline, blog from Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Marcellus shale drilling.
Allegheny Front, environmental public radio for Western Pennsylvania.