Colorado Researchers Team Up On Gas Leak-Detecting TechnologyOil and gas is one of Colorado's largest industries. Over time, the gap between Colorado communities and those operations has gotten much smaller.
Natural Gas Service Shut Off For Thousands; Restoration To Take DaysAround 4,000 homes and businesses in Salida and Poncha Springs were without natural gas because of a broken pipeline.
Crews Search For Source Of Gas Found In Home, Abandoned WellNatural gas has been found in a home and abandoned water well on the Western Slope. Now, the investigation has begun into whether the source is from oil and gas development.
Study: Most Of Methane Hot Spot Comes From Natural Gas LeaksA puzzling concentration of the greenhouse gas methane over the Southwestern United States appears to come mostly from leaks in natural gas production, scientists said Monday.
U.S. Says Colorado Has 40 Times More Natural Gas Than ThoughtWestern Colorado has 40 times more natural gas than previously thought, but an immediate boom is unlikely because of low gas prices, government and industry experts said Wednesday.
EPA Hears Widely Different Views On Methane Emission ThreatOver-regulating methane emissions could discourage the use of environment-friendly natural gas, an energy industry representative told the Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday.
Crash In Summit County Forces Evacuations After Gas Line BreaksSilverthorne residents are back in their homes after a pickup crashed into a house and crushed a natural gas line in Summit County. The driver is recovering from his injuries.
Study Finds Methane Emissions Dropping In USResearchers have found that methane emissions from local natural gas distribution systems across the U.S. have decreased in the past 20 years.
Colorado Drilling Plan Has Safeguards For Dinosaur MonumentA new plan for oil and gas development on federal land in energy-rich northwestern Colorado includes stepped-up protections for areas near Dinosaur National Monument.
Feds Offer Tradeoff For Gas Drilling In Northwest ColoradoA new plan for oil and gas development in energy-rich northwestern Colorado would ease restrictions on what time of year drilling rigs can operate on federal land if well sites are consolidated to minimize disruptions to the environment.
Xcel Requests Rate Increases In Colorado For Natural GasXcel Energy plans to ask Colorado's utility regulator to OK rate increases of around 3 percent this year and in the next two years.
Xcel Energy Proposes Rate IncreaseXcel Energy wants to increase its electric rates and is seeking public input.