From Bloomberg News:
By Tina Davis
Chesapeake Energy Corp. said the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has issued subpoenas for information and testimony as its inquiry into potential conflicts of interest continues as an investigation.
Chesapeake is responding to related inquires from other governmental organizations, the company said in a filing today.
Results of an internal company probe released Feb. 20 found no wrongdoing by outgoing Chief Executive Officer Aubrey McClendon, who borrowed hundreds of millions of dollars from the company’s biggest financiers.
McClendon is departing by April 1.
Oklahoma-based Chesapeake is the No. 1 player in Ohio's Utica shale.
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.