oil and gas

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Environmentalists are demanding aggressive action on climate change. How far will Colorado Democrats go?

The political right in Colorado says the defeat of 2,500-foot setback measure signals the state is OK with the status quo for oil and gas

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

New economic projections show smaller property tax cut. Colorado has oil and gas to thank (or blame).

The December economic forecasts also show a surplus that gives lawmakers more money to spend, but requires taxpayer refunds, too

Energy Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado expands buffer zone between schools, oil-gas wells to 1,000 feet following Proposition 112’s failure

The Colorado Petroleum Council supported the new rule, calling it a compromise produced by cooperation

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Here’s how much the oil and gas industry spent on the 2018 election in Colorado

A Democratic group topped the list, but majority of top corporate and nonprofit donors were energy interests

Energy Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado regulators mull new rules increasing buffer zones for oil, gas drilling near schools

The hearing will be held just six weeks after Colorado voters defeated a measure that would have required a buffer zone of 2,500 feet from occupied buildings and vulnerable areas

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Dozens plead with Trump administration to keep methane rules at one-and-done hearing in Denver

Opponents argued Wednesday that changing the rules would threaten people's health, worsen climate change and squander natural gas by allowing leaks to go undetected

Energy Primary category in which blog post is published

U.K. firm drops plan to drill under Rocky Flats through Superior following immense pushback

Highlands Natural Resources' wanted 31 wells originating from the corner of Colorado 128 and McCaslin Boulevard