D&L Calls Ohio’s Shutdown Order ‘Gross Violation of Due Process’

An attorney representing D&L Energy Inc. says the company will vigorously pursue its appeal before the Ohio Oil and Gas Commission, calling the Ohio Department of Natural Resources’ (ODNR) decision to shut down the company “a gross violation of due process.”

March 26, 2013

Royal Society: Fracking OK for the UK with Regulation

Operational best practices and “robustly enforced” regulation can make hydraulic fracturing (fracking) a safe practice in the United Kingdom, according to a review by the Royal Society and the Royal Academy of Engineering.

July 6, 2012

Chesapeake, Ohio Company File Counterclaim in Leasing Dispute

Several Chesapeake Energy Corp. subsidiaries, along with a privately owned oil and gas exploration company based in Ohio, have filed a counterclaim in federal district court as they look to fight a lawsuit by 17 landowners in western Pennsylvania over a leasing dispute.

May 14, 2012

Jilted Partner Sues Over Oil Pipeline

Energy Transfer Partners LP, the former partner with Enterprise Products Partners LP in a proposed oil pipeline from Cushing, OK, to Houston, is suing Enterprise and its new partner in a similar project, Enbridge Inc.

October 4, 2011

Sempra Not Going to Be ‘Threatened’ into CA Settlement, Company Says

Calling the California Attorney General’s lawsuit without merit and an outgrowth of legal threats, Sempra Energy late Wednesday accused the state’s chief law enforcement officer with filing a bogus lawsuit to force a settlement.

November 21, 2005

Consol Energy to Investigate Anonymous Allegations

In response to anonymous allegations of company wrongdoing, Consol Energy Inc. said Wednesday that while it believes the claims are without merit, it will launch an investigation.

October 16, 2003

FERC To Convene RTO Conference In Near Future

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission will convene a conference in the near future examining issues that have cropped up related to regional transmission organizations (RTOs), Curt Hebert, the Commission’s chairman, said yesterday. Although specifics on the conference remain somewhat sketchy, it appears that the issue of seams in the broader context of RTO formation will be a key topic of discussion at the gathering.

May 31, 2001