Continental Shift: BP Is Latest Gas Player
Deal in Oklahoma
Signals the Return
To Interior Sources
By BEN CASSELMAN and RUSSELL GOLD
July 18, 2008
Oil giant BP PLC will pay $1.75 billion for natural-gas assets in Oklahoma, placing a big bet on North America's booming unconventional gas fields.
The deal with Oklahoma City-based Chesapeake Energy Corp. is the latest… Continue