Colorado Oil And Gas Conservation Commission
Colorado regulators are delaying a vote on new rules that would require bigger buffer zones around oil and gas wells.
Colorado regulators gave initial approval Wednesday to rules meant to limit the effects of oil and gas drilling on homes, including a rule increasing the distance that rigs must be from occupied buildings.
Colorado officials are launching a study of emissions tied to oil and gas development following a hearing by regulators that questions the science needed for making rules.
Colorado oil and natural gas regulators are nearing the end of a three-day hearing to consider proposed new rules.
Colorado oil and natural gas regulators are heading into their second day of hearings to review proposed new rules.
Colorado oil and natural gas regulators on Monday approved rules making the state the first to require energy companies to do groundwater sampling both before and after they drill.
After nearly a year of hearing public input, Colorado oil and gas officials have completed draft regulations aimed at protecting groundwater and reducing the impacts of drilling near homes.
Colorado gas-and-oil regulators are debating new rules for water quality and drilling near homes, which could determine whether state lawmakers propose stepping in to set their own rules.
Groundwater near oil and gas wells is up for discussion by the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission.
The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission is considering statewide rules on groundwater sampling and monitoring at new well pads.