Environmental Protection Agency
Hydraulic fracturing to drill for oil and natural gas has not caused widespread harm to drinking water in the United States, the Environmental Protection Agency said Thursday in a report that also warned of potential contamination of water supplies if safeguards are not maintained.
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper is rejecting a call by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to defy new federal pollution controls on coal-burning power plants, despite the state’s heavy reliance on coal.
Democrats on a congressional oversight panel are stepping up their investigation into how well states are regulating the disposal of oil and gas waste, citing continuing public concern about the potential environmental and health risks of hydraulic fracturing.
With the recent dip in oil prices, the Environmental Protection Agency wants the State Department to “revisit” how much of a toll the Keystone XL oil pipeline would have on global warming.
Aspen is at the center of the conversation regarding climate change, with a visit from the head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
The head of the Environmental Protection Agency is drawing attention to the link between climate and the economy with a visit to a Colorado ski resort.
The plan to cut emissions by 30 percent by 2030 attracted crowds to regional hearings this summer, including Denver.
Each night at the dinner table growing up, David Rochlin’s parents would ask him, “What did you do for other people today?”
Crews from South Metro Fire and the EPA worked late Tuesday evening to contain a fuel spill in Parker.
Environmental Protection Agency officials are visiting northwestern Colorado to learn more about how proposed pollution rules for power plants could affect a region where the economy is tied to coal.