Chesapeake Energy Refocuses on Shale Gas with Chief, Tug Hill Acquisition

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Appalachian Basin; Marcellus Shale
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Acquired Marcellus operator Chief E&D Holdings LP and associated nonoperated interests held by affiliates of Tug Hill in exchange for $2B cash and about 9.44MM commons hares; includes 113,000 net acres producing 835 MMcf/d.