Oil and Gas
Conservation groups praised the decision, while the oil and gas industry called it overreach.
- The majority of methane emissions from the U.S. oil and gas industry can be attributed to a surprisingly small number of sources.Read more
Amendment 71, a statewide measure looking to make it harder for citizen-initiated ballot issues to amend the constitution, is now getting attention from both sides of the oil and gas debate.
Drillers want to make it harder for activists to pass future fracking restrictions.
- Anadarko plans to buy already-producing wells in the Gulf of Mexico, hoping to make more money to infuse into its Colorado operation.Read more
The county's commissioners say that adding large industry, such as oil and gas, would put a strain on natural resources.
- Some 28,000 acres of land in the Granby area may be used for oil and gas drilling.Read more
- Weld County leaders have been considering tightening the rules for oil and gas development since last year.Read more