Fracking Protesters Wear Face Masks During Oil & Gas MeetingDozens of people concerned about the impact of fracking took their message to state regulators on Monday. Some even wore face masks to to the Colorado Oil And Gas Conservation Commission to protest fracking near homes.
Broomfield Approves Oil & Gas Deal Despite Opposition From HomeownersThe Broomfield City Council approved an agreement with an oil and gas company to bring 84 wells to the area despite homeowners’ protests, in a meeting that began Tuesday night and continued through early Wednesday morning.
Colorado Proposes New Rules For Oil-Gas Lines After BlastColorado is proposing tighter rules for taking pipelines out of service after the fatal explosion at a home was blamed on leaking gas.
NW Colorado Official Hopeful Changes On Grouse Will Help Oil & Gas IndustryOfficials in northwest Colorado hope changes to federal plans for dealing with an imperiled bird species will allow more energy development.
2 Oil & Gas Groups Sue Another Colorado City Over Tight Drilling RegulationsThe push to make oil and gas drilling regulations stricter is facing challenges in Thornton.
Fire Breaks Out At Oil & Gas SiteEmergency crews are responding to a fire in Brighton at a well site.
Appeals Court Sidesteps Decision On US Fracking RegulationsA federal appeals court on Thursday sidestepped a decision on whether oil and gas regulations enacted by the Obama administration are legal, noting that the current administration plans to rescind them.
Lawmaker From Firestone To Push For Oil & Gas Pipeline MappingA state lawmaker says she will introduce a bill that would require all the oil and gas pipelines in Colorado to be mapped out.
Colorado GOP Blocks Nation's First Well-Mapping RequirementColorado Republicans used a late-night filibuster Monday to block a first-of-its-kind requirement that oil and gas producers provide the locations of all their gas lines.
Hickenlooper: State Responding With 'Great State Of Urgency' After Gas ExplosionCalling it a "tragedy of immense intensity," Gov. John Hickenlooper says he is directing employees across the state of Colorado to respond with urgency to the news that leaking gas from a truncated natural gas flowline caused the explosion at a home in Firestone.
County Urges Inspection Of Oil & Gas WellsThe Adams County Board of Commissioners is encouraging that all vertical wells be inspected in the aftermath of a deadly home explosion in Firestone.
Lawmakers: Conclusions Shouldn't Be Drawn From Explosion DevelopmentAfter the house explosion in Firestone that prompted company Annadarko to close more than 3,000 vertical wells, CBS4 looked into regulations regarding development and proximity to wells.