The energy and environment bills headed into law cover everything from electrical generation to climate change to governing oil and gas drilling in Colorado. Take a look at the key bills.
Energy and Environment
Wyoming regulators approved a permit by TransWest Express to construct a high-voltage transmission system for energy generated by wind farms in the state. The lines would run into northwest Colorado.
After Colorado Lawmakers Usher In Sweeping Oil And Gas Rules, It'll Be Up To COGCC's Jeff Robbins To Implement Them
Once Governor Polis signs Senate Bill 181, Robbins must remake the COGCC to elevate public health and safety.
The documents may have evidence of residual plutonium contamination and other ongoing environmental dangers.
Like his boss, Bernhardt's position hasn't come with controversy or conflicts of interest.
- Weld County leaders have been considering tightening the rules for oil and gas development since last year.Read more
- NASA used aircraft-mounted sensors to track methane pollution from more than 250 sources-- mostly gas wells, storage tanks, processing facilities and pipelines.Read more
New campaign finance reports also filed for supporters and opponents of grocery store beer sales, single-payer health care, a cultural tax and more.