Oil and Gas
- Terex's wants to use a well north of Mitchell, Neb., to dispose of salty groundwater and chemical-laden fracking wastewater.Read more
- The debate over fracking is "complicated enough without the federal government encroaching on states’ rights," said the state attorney general.Read more
- While oil and natural gas prices are great for the wallet, they're leading to layoffs. NPR visits Pennsylvania's Marcellus Shale region, which is still seeing a growth in high-paying natural gas jobs.Read More
- She said her departure has long been planned, but was delayed by the controversy between communities and industry over fracking.Read more
- Colorado’s largest oil driller plans to cut capital spending around Weld County by up to 25 percent this year.Read more
The students feel like their prospective careers, and big salaries, may be drying up.
The Tres Rios Resource Management Plan also affects ranching and recreation.
The governor says he won't support efforts to ban fracking in the state.