Pueblo is “poised to become the renewable energy hub for Colorado and likely the region.”
Jack Gerard of the American Petroleum Institute said he hopes the tensions between the U.S. and Europe will ease during a round table in Denver on Thursday.
Some people call it harassment. Others say it’s fair game under the First Amendment.
“The higher price environment may support a couple more rigs being added in Colorado during the remainder of the year,” said analyst Bernadette Johnson.
Cities have been trying to control oil and gas development within their borders since the Colorado Supreme Court struck down Longmont's and Fort Collins' bans in 2016.
Anadarko Petroleum, the state’s largest driller, posted a profit in first quarter 2018 of $121 million.
Wednesday's proposal affects conservation plans for grouse in Wyoming, Idaho, Nevada, Colorado, Utah, California and Oregon.
Drillers are making money — even though prices have yet to get back to their peak.
The biggest change came in February when regulators changed how flowlines are created, tested and eventually abandoned.