1st Anniversary Of Firestone Explosion Nears; Residents Want More ActionIt has almost been a full year since gas seeped into the ground from a well in Firestone causing a home to explode.
Colorado Raising Taxes On Oil, Gas Drillers By $4.8 MillionColorado oil and gas regulators are raising taxes on energy developers to help pay for the environmental impacts of drilling.
Colorado Wildlife Officials Warn Of Drilling Plan's EffectColorado wildlife officials want an oil and gas company to consider proposed drilling's effect on a variety of animals and their habitat.
State Officials To Present Revised Rules For Oil & Gas FlowlinesColorado regulators are working on new rules for thousands of pipelines across the state after last year's fatal home explosion that was caused by a gas leak.
Fracking Protesters Wear Face Masks During Oil & Gas MeetingDozens of people concerned about the impact of fracking took their message to state regulators on Monday. Some even wore face masks to to the Colorado Oil And Gas Conservation Commission to protest fracking near homes.
Colorado Proposes New Rules For Oil-Gas Lines After BlastColorado is proposing tighter rules for taking pipelines out of service after the fatal explosion at a home was blamed on leaking gas.
Colorado Says 430 Pipelines Failed Leak Test After ExplosionColorado regulators say about 430 oil or gas pipelines near occupied buildings failed a leak-detection test that the state ordered after a fatal explosion blamed on a gas line.
Lawmaker From Firestone To Push For Oil & Gas Pipeline MappingA state lawmaker says she will introduce a bill that would require all the oil and gas pipelines in Colorado to be mapped out.
Garfield Commissioners Reject Ursa Offer Of MediationThe Garfield County Board of Commissioners rejected an offer by Ursa Operating Co. to engage in mediation regarding the location of a well pad within the Battlement Mesa residential boundaries.
Dozens Testify Over Oil & Gas Drilling Permits, SafetyDozens of people testified Monday during the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) meeting in Denver.
Investigation: Gas Flow Line May Have Been Cut During Sewer WorkA preliminary investigation has revealed that a gas flow line may have been cut during a sewer installation that later led to a home explosion in Firestone last month that killed two people.
Few Results Of Testing So Far After Fatal Colorado Gas BlastColorado regulators say few energy companies have reported the results of state-ordered inspections of oil and gas pipelines after a natural gas explosion killed two people.