Chesapeake to Drop New York Leases?
August 14, 2013 | Reuters
Chesapeake Energy has been sitting on thousands of acres of natural gas leases in New York without the ability to drill. The company could be walking away from those leases as they expire instead of renewing them.
$12,000 Per Acre for Utica Leases
August 22, 2013 | NASDAQ.com
Aubrey McClendon, former CEO of Chesapeake Energy, and current head of American Energy Partners, is making big bets on the Utica Shale in southeastern Ohio, paying over $12,000/acre for leases.
Related: What is the Utica Shale?
Impatient Landowners Sue New York
February 18, 2014 | MoneyNews.com
Some owners of property above the Marcellus and Utica Shales in in New York are tired of waiting for their state to allow the development of their natural gas resource.