The Life, Career Of T. Boone Pickens

The longtime oilman, philanthropist, corporate raider and hedge fund owner founded the Pickens Plan for U.S. energy independence and clean energy.

October 1, 2019


Oilman Stephen Gose Dies At 89

Texas oilman Stephen M. Gose Jr. died Sept. 11 at age 89. He was chairman of the board of San Antonio-based The Exploration Co., later TXCO Resources Inc., in addition to many other oil and gas interests.

September 19, 2019


NextDecade Mourns Loss Of Founder, Chairman Kathleen M. Eisbrenner

NextDecade Corp. founder and chairwoman Kathleen M. Eisbrenner has died the company announced May 10. She was 58.

May 10, 2019


Lester Smith, Houston Oilman, Philanthropist, Dies

Smith, who was CEO of Smith Energy Company, died peacefully in his sleep, according according to a statement from the Lester and Sue Smith Foundation.

March 15, 2019


In Memoriam: Kevin Higgins, former president of Hart Energy

Hart Energy mourns the death of its former president and chief operating officer Kevin F. Higgins.

February 5, 2019


Mid-Con Energy Partners Mourns Passing Of Board Member Peter Adamson III

Mid-Con Energy Partners, LP announced that Peter Adamson, III passed away on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019. Adamson, 77, served as a Director of Mid-Con Energy GP, LLC, the general partner of the Partnership, and Chairman of the Audit Committee, since our IPO in 2011.

January 24, 2019

Obituaries , Pipelines

Plains Executive VP Dan Nerbonne Dies

Senior Vice President Phil Smith will take over operations and engineering role on an interim basis.

January 7, 2019

Infrastructure , Obituaries , Pipelines

FERC’s McIntyre Dies After Battle With Cancer

Commission is now at four members after former chairman’s death.

January 3, 2019

Obituaries , Technology , Exploration & Production

GTI Mourns Passing Of Eddie Johnston

GTI announced the death of Edward “Eddie” Johnston, who passed away on Dec.20, 2018, after a valiant year-long battle with a rare form of cancer.

December 28, 2018

Obituaries , Unconventional

Raymond Plank, Founder Of Apache Corp., Passes Away

The legendary oilman died on Nov. 9 while at his beloved ranch, Ucross, outside Sheridan, Wyo. He was 96.

November 9, 2018