New Rules Proposed As 5-Year Anniversary Of Oil Spill NearsAlmost five years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Obama administration has proposed new regulations aimed at strengthening oversight of offshore oil drilling equipment and ensuring that out-of-control wells can be sealed in an emergency.
BP To Sell Part Of Its Gulf Of Mexico Stake To ChevronBP is selling part of its stake in an emerging oil-producing region in the Gulf of Mexico to Chevron, and the two companies, along with Conoco Phillips, will work to develop the fields together.
Noble Energy: Spilled Oil Won't Wind Up In Poudre RiverCrews are still working to clean up an oil spill near the Poudre River.
Oil Spill Cleanup Underway In WindsorCrews in Northern Colorado are cleaning up after an oil spill in Windsor dumped 7,500 gallons of crude oil into the Poudre River.
Suncor To Pay $1.9M To Settle Sand Creek Oil Spill LawsuitSuncor oil refinery operators have agreed to pay $1.9 million to settle a lawsuit by federal and state authorities over an oil spill that contaminated Sand Creek and the South Platte River.
Colorado Flooding Triggers Oil Spills, ShutdownsColorado's flooding shut down hundreds of natural gas and oil wells in the state's main petroleum-producing region and triggered at least two spills, temporarily suspending a multibillion-dollar drilling frenzy and sending inspectors into the field to gauge the extent of pollution.
5,000 Gallons Of Oil Spill Into Flooded S. PlatteCrews are trying to clean up more than 5,000 gallons of oil that spilled into the flood-swollen South Platte River near the northern Colorado town of Milliken.
Probe Of Spill Near Parachute Focuses On Valve BoxOil company workers looking for the source of a liquid hydrocarbon found near Parachute Creek are focusing on a valve box for a pipeline carrying natural gas liquids away from a natural gas plant.
Officials Say Oil Spill Near Parachute No Threat To WaterLocal officials in Parachute are confident the flow of an oil-like liquid near a natural gas processing plant will not affect the town's water.
Crews Trying To Contain Oil Spill In Western ColoradoCrews are working to contain and clean up an underground oil spill that has contaminated around 1,400 barrels of groundwater in western Colorado.
Major Oil Spill Discovered Near Parachute Crews are trying to contain a major oil spill north of the town of Parachute.
Opinion: Another Hurricane Reminds Us Of The Need For An Effective AdministrationThe 2012 presidential campaign between President Obama and Mitt Romney will be book-ended by hurricanes.