Colorado Petroleum Association
New air pollution rules for Colorado’s oil and gas industry go up for public comment Wednesday.
olorado’s tensions over oil and gas production have threatened to boil over this year.
They packed committee hearings, waved signs and even publicly heckled Colorado’s governor. But oil and gas drilling critics saw one political failure after another in the legislative session that ended this week.
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.
The big spike in gas prices in California could have an impact on prices in Colorado, although indirectly.
Colorado will require energy companies to disclose the concentrations of all chemicals in hydraulic fracturing and also ask drillers to make public some information about ingredients considered trade secrets.
Groups representing oil and gas companies say they’re concerned that Colorado’s proposed rule for managing roadless forests would essentially designate more areas as wilderness.