People Exclusives

Former Anadarko CEO Latest Headliner In $1 Billion ‘Blank-Check’ IPO

Since former EOG Resources’ CEO Mark Papa’s debut blank-check company in February 2016, special-purpose acquisition companies have raised more than $1.5 billion.

Mar 27 2017 - 10:33am

Global Energy Talent Index: How Will The Industry Staff Up?

As the downturn recedes, managing the workforce is once again top of mind for managers and executives.

Mar 23 2017 - 11:10am

Trump Cabinet Positions Fill Up With Oil, Gas Advocates

A few Republicans questioned the appointment of ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State due to his dealings with Russia.

Dec 13 2016 - 3:39pm

Hamm To Producers: Don’t Let Market ‘Get Out Of Whack’ Again

‘If we are disciplined here in the U.S., I think that will make a heck of a difference with OPEC,’ Harold Hamm, chairman and CEO of Continental Resources, told Hart Energy.

Dec 12 2016 - 9:15am

Trump Taps EPA Foe To Run Agency

Oklahoma Attorney General E. Scott Pruitt has led multiple legal attacks against the EPA for what he sees as a broad overreach.

Dec 9 2016 - 9:00am

Will Mr. Hamm Go To Washington? Maybe Not

Expert doubts that Continental Resources’ Harold Hamm would take top DOE post, but several others are in the running.

Nov 14 2016 - 9:38am

Candidate Trump Meets With Colorado Oil And Gas Execs

Donald Trump, the Republican contender for the U.S. presidency, spoke with a group of Colorado oil and gas executives in an information-sharing meeting in early October. 

Oct 18 2016 - 10:56am

Mexico Energy Secretary: Reforms Ride Out Tempest

Mexico’s energy company is struggling and auctions continue to lag, particularly in unconventional areas.

Sep 23 2016 - 2:33pm

Baker Hughes CEO: Sustainable Recovery Requires Higher Oil Prices

As global energy demand and oil price uncertainty linger, one of the world’s largest oilfield services companies is positioning itself for growth.

Sep 9 2016 - 12:35pm

‘Missing Pieces’ Could Restore Industry, Economy

Former Texas Railroad Commission chairman tells EnerCom conference that the nation can do more to help its struggling energy industry.

Aug 17 2016 - 12:20pm

Report: Hamm A Potential Energy Secretary Pick In Trump Administration

Harold Hamm, who endorsed Trump in April and spoke at the Republic National Convention on July 20, shrugged at the notion.

Jul 21 2016 - 3:42pm

SEC: ‘Frack Master’ Chris Faulkner Defrauded Investors Out Of $80 Million

The SEC says that Faulkner, 39, used investor funds to pay for a lifestyle of decadence and debauchery that included $1 million in “salacious expenditures.”

Jun 24 2016 - 4:18pm