Colorado Oil And Gas Conservation Commission
Gov. John Hickenlooper is directing the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission to review its system of penalties and fines, to make sure public health, safety and the environment are protected.
Homeowners in Brighton worried about their water are now looking across their street for answers.
Colorado health officials say there is no public health danger from chemicals leaking into groundwater in Parachute but dozens of people had questions about the incident.
State officials say liquid hydrocarbons that have been seeping into the ground at a western Colorado gas field have affected a larger area than initially believed.
The oil and gas drilling debate continues at the Colorado Capitol, where lawmakers will look Thursday at two bills to crack down on the industry.
A battle over oil and gas regulations is heating up at the Capitol as some lawmakers say more must be done to hold the industry accountable.
A Democrat from Longmont has introduced two bills aimed at the oil and gas industry.
State officials say PDC Energy estimates 84,000 gallons of fracking flowback water sprayed out from one of its oil wells after a mechanical problem this week.
The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has made a decision that has upset both environmentalists and drilling companies.
Colorado regulators are delaying a vote on new rules that would require bigger buffer zones around oil and gas wells.