December 2015

Chesapeake Energy Corporation Announces Final Tender Results

OKLAHOMA CITY, Dec. 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) today announced the final results of its private offers to exchange (the “Exchange Offers”) new 8.00% Senior Secured Second Lien Notes due 2022 (the “Second Lien Notes”) for certain outstanding senior unsecured notes listed in the table below (the “Existing Notes”). As of 11:59 p.m., New York City time, on December 30, 2015 (the “Expiration Date”), approximately $3.8 billion

Oil 101 - What is Downstream?

What is Downstream? In this episode of the Oil 101 podcast series, we will discuss the fundamentals of the Downstream segment of the oil and gas industry.  Key Downstream business sectors include refining, supply and trading, and marketing. In this 8-minute podcast, we will discuss: What is Downstream? Characteristics of the Downstream segment of the oil and gas industry Refining and characteristics of crude oil Some participants in Downstream Consumption

1 - 4 Quadrants of Oil & Gas Customer Success for 2016

Every week on The Oil Spill we center around boosting busy oil professionals level of game by teaching how to gain an impressive edge in this business. Every week Jared Head, Founder & CEO of Oil Growth, LLC., covers breaking news from the top oil & gas newsfeeds: Bloomberg, Reuters, CNN, CNBC, Wall Street Journal, BBC, Forbes, The Guardian, The Economist, International Business Times, The Street, Rigzone, Oil & Gas

Oil 101 - What is Midstream?

What is Midstream? In this episode of the Oil 101 podcast series, we will discuss the fundamentals of the Midstream segment of the oil and gas industry. If Upstream is all about the wells, Midstream is all about processing, moving, and storing the produced oil and gas. In this 13-minute podcast, we will discuss: What is Midstream? Characteristics of the Midstream segment of the oil and gas industry Some participants

Oil 101 - What is Upstream?

What is Upstream? In this first episode of the Oil 101 podcast series, we will discuss the fundamentals of the Upstream segment of the oil and gas industry. Upstream is all about the wells, but first you have to figure out where to drill. In this 12-minute podcast, we will discuss: What is Upstream Oil and Gas? Risks in Upstream Exploration and Production (E&P) Unconventional Techniques and Resources Main players

IPAA Applauds Senators on both sides of the Aisle

An additional perspective on the Oil Export Ban from the Independent Petroleum Association of America Posted December 21, 2015 at IPAA.org WASHINGTON, D.C. – Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA) President and CEO Barry Russell thanked the U.S. Senate for passing with a bipartisan vote of 65-33 legislation that sets federal spending levels for the Fiscal Year 2016, which includes a provision that lifts the outdated trade restrictions on U.S.

End of Oil-Export Ban Provides Blueprint for Bipartisan Compromise

  Republican supporters wooed Democratic skeptics by allaying concerns on price impact—and then horse-trading on environmental measures By Amy Harder And Christian Berthelsen Dec. 19, 2015 5:30 a.m. ET 0 COMMENTS Congress abolished the 40-year ban on oil exports this past week, a victory for oil companies and conservatives that few thought conceivable until recently. One thing made it possible: supporters absorbed the lessons of the Keystone XL pipeline, whose