Oil Drilling Proposal Raises Concerns; City Says Its Hands Are TiedIn a packed city council meeting, Dacono residents voiced their opposition to planned oil drilling near homes.
New Colorado Oil, Gas Rules Could Affect Very Few SitesNew rules intended to ease tensions over oil and gas drilling near Colorado communities might have only limited impact, affecting as few as 1 percent of future sites, an analysis by state regulators shows.
Proposals For Local Input On Oil, Gas Locations Under FireAn energy industry group says proposed rules to give local governments a say in the location of new oil and gas wells go too far, but environmental groups say they don't do enough.
Report: Man-Made Earthquakes Shake Over A Dozen Areas In USMore than a dozen areas in the United States have been shaken in recent years by small earthquakes triggered by oil and gas drilling, a government report released Thursday found.
State Drilling Panel Reviews Proposals As Deadline NearsGov. John Hickenlooper's task force on oil and gas is discussing proposals to force energy companies to disclose all the chemicals they use in hydraulic fracturing.
Sen. Bennet Seeks Limit On Energy ExplorationSen. Michael Bennet's office on Tuesday said the Democrat will reintroduce a bill to limit energy exploration in an area south of Glenwood Springs.
Federal Government Limits Drilling In White River National ForestThe federal government is making more than 90 percent of the 2.2-million-acre White River National Forest off-limits to future energy exploration.
New Drilling Plan For Pawnee Grassland DraftedFederal authorities have proposed making nearly all federally owned and unleased areas of the Pawnee National Grassland in eastern Colorado available for drilling.
Erie Homeowners Feel Duped About Plans For More DrillingSome homeowners in Erie told CBS4 they feel duped after learning about a plan to add wells for oil and gas drilling behind their new housing development.
Front Range Oil, Gas Study ShelvedA divisive proposal to commission a new study about the health effects of drilling along Colorado's Front Range was defeated Tuesday.
Energy Company Backs Off Plan To Drill Near School In GreeleyParents of a Greeley elementary school students have succeeded in blocking an energy company's plan to drill for oil and natural gas near their school.
Higher Drilling Fines Approved By Colorado HouseA bill to increase fines on the oil and gas industry is on its way to the Colorado Senate after the state House gave it final approval Monday.
Drilling Health Study Advances In ColoradoA Colorado proposal to commission a new study about the health effects of drilling on the Front Range cleared its first test Tuesday in the state Legislature.
Boulder Passes 1-Year Moratorium On Oil & Gas Drilling There will be no fracking in Boulder for the next year.
Hickenlooper Orders Review Of Oil, Gas FinesGov. John Hickenlooper is directing the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission to review its system of penalties and fines, to make sure public health, safety and the environment are protected.