Colorado's Top Oil, Gas Regulator Joining Energy ConsultancyColorado's top oil and gas regulator is stepping down to take a job with an energy consulting company.
Activists To Oil And Gas Commission: 'You Have Blood On Your Hands'Activists packed an oil and gas meeting on Monday and loudly sent a message that they want Colorado to stop issuing permits for fracking.
Few Results Of Testing So Far After Fatal Colorado Gas BlastColorado regulators say few energy companies have reported the results of state-ordered inspections of oil and gas pipelines after a natural gas explosion killed two people.
Home Explosion Brings Calls For Safety But No Quick FixColorado regulators have ordered a snap review of oil and gas pipelines after a fatal house explosion near a well, but they haven't said how they plan to fix a fundamental flaw in the system: They don't know where all those pipelines are.
Fatal Gas Explosion Certain To Renew TensionsA red-orange fireball that killed two people and destroyed a Colorado home prompted the governor to order sweeping inspections of natural gas lines and is certain to worsen tensions in state already divided over how to regulate the industry.
Oil & Gas Commission Reacts To Deadly Explosion CauseThe Colorado Oil & Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) discussed Tuesday's developments in Firestone house explosion, just hours after investigators said that "fugitive gas" was to blame for the deadly blast.
Colorado Oil, Gas Regulators OK Rules To Limit Flood DamageThe commission that oversees oil and gas regulation in Colorado has adopted rules designed to limit spills during major floods like the one that struck the Front Range in 2013.
Regulator: Colorado Has 2,000 Oil, Gas Wells Per InspectorColorado's top oil and gas regulator says the state has about 2,000 active wells for every inspector and would need to add one inspector a year to keep up with recent trends.
Injection Well Closed During Investigation Into What Caused Earthquakes In Weld CountyThe commission investigating seismic activity near wastewater disposal sites in Weld County met Friday afternoon to discuss developments since it ordered an injection well temporarily shut down.
Community Confronts Controversial Fracking Operation In GreeleyResidents on Monday got their chance to confront oil and gas executives about a controversial fracking operation involving four wells just a few hundred feet from Northridge High School in Greeley.
What Oil & Gas Industry Learned From Last Fall's FloodingThe devastating flooding that struck Colorado last fall not only ravaged roads, destroyed homes and entire communities but also shut down the state's main petroleum-producing region.
Panel Adopts New Spill Reporting Rules In ColoradoColorado drilling regulators have adopted new reporting requirements for spills of oil and exploration and production waste.
Gov. Hickenlooper Tours Flood-Damaged Oil TanksGov. John Hickenlooper got an up close and personal look at some of the flood damage that caused thousands of gallons of oil to escape.
Residents Voice Concerns After Parachute Creek LeakColorado health officials say there is no public health danger from chemicals leaking into groundwater in Parachute but dozens of people had questions about the incident.
Colorado Sketches Out Proposed Oil, Gas Setback RulesThe director of the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission says it's time to consider statewide rules on baseline groundwater sampling and monitoring at new well pads, which could show when drilling operations have contaminated groundwater supplies and when they haven't.