Welcome to Chestnut Exploration Companies

Based in Dallas, TX, Chestnut Exploration Companies are a family-owned group of companies that offer direct investment opportunities in its oil and natural gas projects in the Southwestern United States. Founded in 1994, our companies oversee each phase of development, from the investment to the exploration to the production. With a focus on transparent asset management and creating value through oil and natural gas programs, we use science, research and technology to rework existing oil fields and develop new ones for oil and natural gas production.

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Mark Plummer's Blog About Texas Infrastructure Reprinted in The San Antonio Business Journal and Others

Mark A Plummer's blog calling for better infrastructure to support the energy boom has been reprinted by...


Texas Energy Boom Requires Improved Infrastructure

Texas’ oil boom has brought jobs and increased tax revenue, among other economic benefits, to Texas and the United States. Unfortunately, this boom may not reach its full potential as our nation’s infrastructure crumbles and threatens to slow...

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