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Hydraulic Fracturing

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Anti-Fracking Initiative Will Have Far-Reaching Ramifications

A ballot measure being voted on that would limit oil and gas hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, in Fort Collins, Boulder, Lafayette and Broomfield may automatically trigger a massive lawsuit from the state.

11/05/2013

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5 Years as a Blogger: Same as It Ever Was

Celebrating five years as a blogger this year this week has shown me that when it comes to energy and environmental politics in Colorado, it’s the same as it ever was.

09/19/2013

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A Hold On Fracking In Fort Collins Can Now Go To The Voters

A petition drive aimed at putting a hold on hydraulic fracturing in Fort Collins has enough signatures and will go to the voters this fall.

08/13/2013

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Fort Collins Fracking Opponents Gather Twice The Needed Signatures

Some people living in Fort Collins are looking to ban fracking for 5 years. The group’s first move is to try and restrict fracking within city limits.

08/06/2013

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Fracking Issue Is Personal For Rep. Jared Polis

Rep. Jared Polis says he won’t stop trying to get oil and gas drilling out of his neighborhood. The congressman has been active in the fracking debate in Colorado for years and has even sponsored several bills to regulate it.

07/26/2013

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Fracking Limits Sought In Loveland, Lafayette

Opponents of hydraulic fracturing have turned in petitions seeking to ban the practice in Lafayette.

07/09/2013

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Drilling Impact On Wildlife, People Under Review

While a state commission reviews maps to minimize the impact of the oil and gas industry on wildlife, residents in northern Colorado want to know more about the effect on humans.

06/26/2013

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Boulder Passes 1-Year Moratorium On Oil & Gas Drilling

There will be no fracking in Boulder for the next year.

06/05/2013

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Interior Issues New Drilling Rule On Public Land

The Obama administration is proposing a rule that would require companies that drill for oil and natural gas on federal lands to publicly disclose chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing operations.

05/16/2013

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Group Of Moms In Boulder County Taking On Big Oil

A group of mothers in Boulder County are taking on big oil in the middle of a battle against hydraulic fracturing, or fracking.

05/11/2013

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