Oil and Gas
- The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Tuesday that it will review the lesser prairie chicken in response to a petition.Read more
A Greeley neighborhood group says Colorado's oil and gas regulators didn't follow their own rules to accommodate the community's concerns.
The BLM leases are near Rocky Mountain National Park and Dinosaur National Monument.
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