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.
Gas Testing Underway In Soil Surrounding Home ExplosionFirefighters in Firestone continued to investigate the cause of a home explosion, more than two weeks after the blast destroyed a home and claimed the lives of two men.
No Sign Yet Of Well Leak In Fatal Home ExplosionColorado regulators say they've found no signs of natural gas leaks after a fatal explosion at a home near a gas well but they're still running tests.
Neighbors Want Answers After Surprise Development In Explosion InvestigationResidents in Firestone are questioning their safety after Anadarko announced it will close more than 3,000 vertical wells across Colorado.
Fight Over Oil & Gas Eminent Domain Bill OngoingOil and gas companies in Colorado are using a familiar tactic -- eminent domain -- to acquire mineral rights from homeowners and drill beneath homes.
Bill Would Make Oil & Gas Pipeline Tampering A FelonyColorado lawmakers are debating a bill this week that would make tampering with oil and gas pipelines a felony.
Lawmaker Says Colorado Attorney General Acting For Oil, Gas IndustryA Democratic state lawmaker on Friday accused Republican Attorney General Cynthia Coffman of acting "at the behest of oil and gas companies" when she threatened to sue Boulder County over its moratorium on oil and gas drilling.