State air quality control commissioners have approved new rules on the oil and gas industry to clean Colorado’s air.
Oil and Gas
There have been seven earthquakes in Southern Colorado in January alone. Some scientists say the rumbles are triggered by waste water injection wells from drilling projects.
A new study shows that national methane emissions are much higher than previous federal estimates.
Air quality could improve in Colorado under proposed regulations of oil and gas emissions but some operators say the rules are cost-prohibitive.
Photo: Moms and kids deliver postcards to Boulder County Commissioners asking for an extension of a moratorium on drilling. [CPR/BMarkus]