Oil and Gas
- The program hopes to train about 350 people in the solar industry.Read more
Voters may have more than half a dozens initiatives to decide on. But one would make it harder for future ballot measures to become law.
State regulators deny accusations that the fines are part of an effort to put small drillers out of business.
- Delta and Rio Blanco counties will get help promoting tourism after they were devastated by the downturn in the energy industry.Read more
- Officers provided "critical information" to commanders during a peaceful demonstration at an oil and gas auction last year.Read more
- A University of Colorado Boulder study says 18 percent of water wells sampled showed naturally occurring methane from coal seams in the ground.Read more
- The study of newly-developed wells in western Colorado found that air pollutants like methane and ozone-causing compounds were highest at the flowback stage.Read more
The USGS said the Mancos Shale formation holds about 66.3 trillion cubic feet of gas, up from 1.6 trillion estimated in 2003.
- But experts say an immediate boom is unlikely because prices are too low.Read more