Encana says its new joint venture with the steel manufacturer Nucor Corp. could let it roughly double the natural gas wells it has in Colorado to about 8,000 within 20 years.
Authorities say a man who was killed after a rupture at a natural gas well in northern Colorado was from Wyoming.
There’s a proposal in the works for imposing a 120-day moratorium on new oil and gas drilling in Erie.
Some parents in Erie have comprised a group called “Erie Rising.” They say their issue with an approved fracking project near two of their schools is just the beginning of their fight.
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.