Oil & Gas
Commerce City has approved new rules for fracking after a company started the process near a neighborhood earlier this year.
The controversial practice of hydraulic fracturing to extract natural gas does not pose a high risk for triggering earthquakes large enough to feel, but other types of energy-related drilling can make the ground noticeably shake, a major government science report concludes.
A group of Colorado mothers hand delivered 21,000 petitions from across the country to the Denver headquarters of Encana Oil and Gas. They want fracking stopped.
A Denver judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a couple who said oil and gas companies contaminated their drinking water and air.
A controversial tax proposal aimed at stifling local opposition to oil and gas drilling is nearing a decision in the Colorado House.
A turf war between Colorado’s local governments and oil and gas companies is heating up.
A bill introduced in the Colorado House could bar communities from sharing in state severance tax revenues if they enact oil and natural gas drilling restrictions.
Colorado sportsmen are backing proposed federal rules of public disclosure of fluids used in oil and gas drillin
It will be what President Barack Obama calls an all-out, all-of-the-above energy strategy when he comes to Colorado on Thursday.
The Commerce City Council is continuing a moratorium on oil and gas drilling to give officials more time to study the issue before voting on a long-term moratorium.