Reuters reported today that Chesapake Energy Corp. and the largest natural gas producer in Canada worked together to keep lease costs down in Michigan in 2010.
According to a June 2010 email, Chesapeake and its CEO, Aubrey McClendon, wanted to work with Encana Corp. to minimize land acquistion costs in Michigan, Reuters said.
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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.
Shale Sheet Fracking, a Youngstown Vindicator blog.
The Ohio Environmental Council, a statewide eco-group based in Columbus.
Earthjustice, a national eco-group.
People's Oil and Gas Collaborative-Ohio, a grass-roots group in Northeast Ohio.
Concerned Citizens of Medina County, a grass-roots group.
No Frack Ohio, a Columbus-based grass-roots group.
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Pipeline, blog from Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Marcellus shale drilling.
Allegheny Front, environmental public radio for Western Pennsylvania.