Prop. 112 Opponents, Supporters Pack Colorado Oil & Gas Conservation Commission MeetingThe Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission is set to review dozens of new drilling permit applications this week, ahead of a ballot measure that could severely limit oil and gas operations in the state.
Colorado Supreme Court Hears High-Stakes Oil And Gas LawsuitThe Colorado Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a high-stakes lawsuit over how much weight the state should give public health and the environment when regulating the oil and gas industry.
Suit Challenges Drilling On Public Land In Colorado, UtahEnvironmental groups have asked a judge to overturn the sale of drilling rights on public land in Colorado and Utah, saying the Trump administration didn't consider the potential threat to public health and the environment.
Lawsuit Over Thompson Divide Drilling Dismissed After DealA lawsuit challenging the cancellation of oil and gas leases in the Thompson Divide area in western Colorado is over.
Customers Calling Out Bank Of The West's 'Anti-Coal' PolicyOutrage over a bank’s new policies regarding the energy industry is boiling over in coal country. This, as a bank with a local branch in the small NW Colorado town adopts what many call a new anti-coal policy.
Environmentalists Ask Court To Restore Oil-Gas Emission RuleEnvironmentalists are asking an appeals court to reinstate a rule restricting harmful methane emissions on U.S. lands, at least temporarily.
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.
Colorado Raising Taxes On Oil, Gas Drillers By $4.8 MillionColorado oil and gas regulators are raising taxes on energy developers to help pay for the environmental impacts of drilling.
Ballot Measure In Broomfield Could Lead To LawsuitsThis the third anti-fracking effort voters have been asked to decide in as many years.
Groups Rally For Oil & Gas Operation ChangesHaving kids attend school near oil and gas wells in Colorado has many people concerned.
Dozens Testify Over Oil & Gas Drilling Permits, SafetyDozens of people testified Monday during the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) meeting in Denver.
Potentially Steep Pollution Fines For Colorado Oil ProducerThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and state regulators are pursuing potentially steep fines of more than $100,000 a day against an oil and gas company for alleged air pollution violations at dozens of the company's oil tanks in a Colorado oil field.
Timeline Of Fatal Gas Explosion At House In FirestoneA sudden violent and fatal house explosion in Firestone in April 2017 prompted statewide action related to gas wells by oil and gas officials and Colorado lawmakers including Gov. John Hickenlooper.
1st Phase Of Oil & Gas Well Inspections Nearly CompleteAnadarko Petroleum is wrapping up the first phase of oil and gas well inspections across Colorado as ordered by Gov. John Hickenlooper after last month's deadly home explosion in Firestone.
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.