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Columbia Energy Group


1837

Cincinnati Gas and Electric Company formed by act of Ohio General Assembly

Other events that happened on or around 1837

1883

Cincinnati Gas & Electric Company acquired the Ohio Fuel Supply Company

Other events that happened on or around 1883

1906

Columbia Corporation formed to construct high pressure pipeline to West Virginia gas fields

Other events that happened on or around 1906

1935

Congress passed Wheeler-Rayburn Bill becoming Public Utility Holding Company Act

Other events that happened on or around 1935

1972

Gas company subsidiaries all take the Columbia name

Other events that happened on or around 1972

1983

Columbia Gas of West Virginia became Mountaineer Gas Company

Other events that happened on or around 1983

1991

Columbia Gas was forced into bankruptcy

Other events that happened on or around 1991

1995

Columbia reemerged from bankruptcy after reforming gas supply contracts

Other events that happened on or around 1995

2000

NiSource and Columbia Natural Resources merged

Other events that happened on or around 2000

2003

NiSource sold Columbia Natural Resources to group of former executives

Other events that happened on or around 2003

Nov 16, 2005

Columbia Natural Resources was sold to Chesapeake Energy Corporation


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