Colorado House Defeats Local Control Fracking BillColorado's Democrat-led House has defeated a bill to reassert local government control over the siting of oil and gas drilling.
Governor Meets With Petroleum Institute President On Oil & Gas RegulationsCollaboration and negotiation allowed Colorado to draw up oil and gas regulations that protect the public and the environment while encouraging a lucrative state industry, the governor and the president of an industry group say.
Fracking Ballot Initiative Gets State OK For Petition DriveBackers of a proposal that would let local governments regulate or ban fracking have won approval to circulate petitions to put it before voters.
Colorado House Advances Fracking-Quake BillA bill enabling Coloradans to sue oil and gas drilling firms whose operations damage property or harm people has advanced in the Democrat-led state House.
Greeley City Council Approves Oil & Gas Well Drilling Near HomesThe Greeley City Council approved oil and gas well drilling in residential neighborhoods late Tuesday.
Both Sides Pack Greeley City Council Meeting Over FrackingTo frack or not to frack? That was the question in Greeley Tuesday night at a city council meeting.
Proposed Bill Aims To Protect Homeowners From Fracking DamageA bill proposed at the state Capitol aims to protect homeowners from damage caused by fracking. This comes after Colorado approved dozens of wells to be drilled in residential areas of Adams County.
A Lot Of Interesting Legislation On The Table, But State Budget Will Be The Big BattleIt's back to work for lawmakers at the state Capitol as the 2016 Legislature kicked off Wednesday morning, and a lot of interesting legislation is expected this session.
Fracking Battle Goes To Colorado's Supreme CourtColorado's loud public battle over fracking goes before the state Supreme Court on Wednesday
Demonstrators Block BLM Office Entrance To Protest Mineral Rights AuctionOil and gas rights on 90,000 acres of Colorado’s public land went up for auction Thursday. Dozens of protesters showed up, demanding to “keep it in the ground.”
Hickenlooper Tests AG Coffman's Power To Sue Federal GovernmentGov. John Hickenlooper asked the Colorado Supreme Court on Wednesday to rule that he, not the state's attorney general, has the final say on whether to sue the federal government.
Judge Blocks Federal Oil, Gas Drilling Rules Pending LawsuitA judge on Wednesday blocked new nationwide regulations for oil and gas drilling on federal lands from taking effect while a lawsuit moves ahead.