Colorado Considers Felony For Tampering With Oil, Gas DrillsA Republican proposal to increase penalties for tampering with oil and gas equipment has cleared an important hurdle.
Report: Man-Made Earthquakes Shake Over A Dozen Areas In USMore than a dozen areas in the United States have been shaken in recent years by small earthquakes triggered by oil and gas drilling, a government report released Thursday found.
Report: Colorado Among Areas Shaken By Man-Made EarthquakesGovernment scientists say more than a dozen regions in the United States, including Colorado, have experienced a rise in man-made earthquakes in recent years.
Encana Says Nucor Deal Will Boost Colorado DrillingEncana 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.
Boulder County OKs Moratorium On Oil, Gas PermitsBoulder County commissioners have approved a temporary moratorium on processing oil and gas permits to give themselves time to consider whether they need new rules to mitigate impacts of drilling.