Oil and Gas

Pawnee Buttes National Grasslands  (credit: Gay Isis from Greeley)

New Drilling Plan For Pawnee Grassland Drafted

Federal authorities have proposed making nearly all federally owned and unleased areas of the Pawnee National Grassland in eastern Colorado available for drilling.

12/03/2014

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Colorado Families Split As Workers Leave For North Dakota

A number of local families are experiencing separation driven by economic need since the oil and gas industry dropped off in western Garfield County in 2009.

11/15/2014

A drilling operation in Erie (credit: CBS)

Oil And Gas Regulators Vote To Dismiss Longmont Fracking Suit

Oil and gas regulators in Colorado decided on Thursday to drop a lawsuit against the city of Longmont over its voter-approved energy development ban, but said it reserved the right to sue later if necessary.

08/07/2014

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Coloradans Tell Feds Not To Change Oil, Gas Leases

Hundreds of natural gas workers, contractors and their supporters say the Bureau of Land Management should not change dozens of energy leases it is reviewing, The Daily Sentinel reported Friday.

05/02/2014

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Front Range Oil, Gas Study Shelved

A divisive proposal to commission a new study about the health effects of drilling along Colorado’s Front Range was defeated Tuesday.

04/29/2014

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Higher Drilling Fines Approved By Colorado House

A bill to increase fines on the oil and gas industry is on its way to the Colorado Senate after the state House gave it final approval Monday.

04/21/2014

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Strange-Looking Trucks Used To Look Underneath Town Of Windsor

There’s an interesting scene in one small community in Northern Colorado — an odd-looking truck is shaking things up.

03/06/2014

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Brighton Suspends Oil, Gas Drilling Applications

The Brighton City Council says the city won’t accept new applications for oil and gas drilling until July 15.

03/05/2014

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Colorado Opens 4 Days Of Air Pollution Hearings

New air pollution rules for Colorado’s oil and gas industry go up for public comment Wednesday.

02/19/2014

A damaged oil tank in Weld County (credit: CBS)

Colorado Oil, Gas Regulators Discuss Flood Damage

Oil and gas regulators are discussing whether to create new rules after more than a dozen spills of petroleum products were blamed on major flooding last September.

02/06/2014

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