McClendon says the suit by the company he co-founded is meritless, ‘adds insult to injury.’

Gary Evans, CEO of Magnum Hunter, expects the industry to see job cuts of up to 250,000.

Doubters of Marcellus estimate hounded geoscientist who called it first.

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EV Energy Partners/EnerVest 903,000
Chesapeake Energy 900,000
Chevron 611,000
National Fuel Gas 562,500
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