Colorado Oil and Gas Commission
The Colorado Oil and Gas Commission is taking an interest in making sure there aren’t any environmental impacts from last week’s fracking wastewater tank explosion in Weld County.
A ballot measure being voted on that would limit oil and gas hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, in Fort Collins, Boulder, Lafayette and Broomfield may automatically trigger a massive lawsuit from the state.
Some people living in Greeley are fuming after the city approved up to 18 oil and gas wells to be built near a school. The city said it had little choice.
The Colorado Oil and Gas Commission says the state produced nearly 48 million barrels of oil in 2012, an amount not seen in decades.
The Colorado Supreme Court is considering whether state regulators must hold a public hearing on proposed natural gas drilling near a nuclear blast site in western Colorado.