Chesapeake Energy Corp. is hiring an Anadarko Petroleum Corp. engineer who oversaw oil projects around the world to slash costs and transform a corporate culture forged by Chesapeake’s wildcatting co-founder.
Exxon Mobil Corp., the largest energy company by market value, signed an agreement with Qatar Petroleum International to move forward with construction of a $10 billion natural gas export terminal in Texas.
Chesapeake Energy Corp., the U.S. natural gas producer that replaced its top executive last month amid conflict-of-interest questions, reported profit that beat analysts’ estimates as fuel prices rallied on increased demand.
Chevron Corp., the world’s third- biggest energy company by market value, reported first-quarter profit that exceeded analysts’ estimates after boosting natural gas output amid rising prices for the fuel.
Search crews recovered the bodies of 14 people killed in a Texas fertilizer-plant explosion that injured 200 and devastated the small town of West in the worst U.S. industrial disaster in at least three years.