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Tag Archives: Noble Energy

Big dollars fueling fracking fight for November

The downturn in energy prices isn’t stopping big energy companies from pouring in millions of dollars to fight two anti-fracking ballot measures and the petition […]...

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August 5, 2016 Blog, Campaign Finance, Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Noble Energy settlement would eliminate just five days’ worth of emissions?

The Environmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday that, together with the Department of Justice and the State of Colorado, it had reached an air-pollution settlement agreement […]...

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April 23, 2015 Just In, The Mix

Littwin: The dreadfully consistent anti-Obamacare industry

  IT has been a while, but the good times are officially back. There’s another anti-Obamacare ad on a TV screen near you, this time […]...

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August 8, 2014 Health, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Political Ad Watch, Politics, The Beats

WATCH: Hickenlooper sides with industry on local control over fracking initiatives

DENVER — From the Chamber of Commerce’s swank downtown offices Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced his staunch opposition to the two ballot initiatives that would […]...

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July 17, 2014 Environment/Energy

Events overtaking Hickenlooper local-control deal, resistance hardening

Opportunity this election year is shrinking for the governor and legislative leaders to reach an agreement on a bill that could head off a series of ballot measures aimed at granting local authorities greater regulatory control over the oil-and-gas industry....

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July 1, 2014 Environment/Energy, In-Depth, Politics, The Beats

Draft local control bill so far fails to launch special legislative session

  DRAFT legislation shopped around this weekend that seeks to clarify powers held by state, county and city authorities in Colorado to regulate oil-and-gas drilling […]...

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June 9, 2014 Environment/Energy, In-Depth, Politics, The Beats

Pro-fracking group books at least $299K in TV ads before November election

Protecting Colorado’s Environment, Economy and Energy Independence is an issue committee formed in January “to oppose anti-fracking ballot measures and to support pro-fracking ballot measures,” said a spokesman....

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February 25, 2014 Environment/Energy, In-Depth, Politics, The Beats

Hot topic of hydrogen sulfide emissions creates cloud of controversy in gas patch

The hot topic of hydrogen sulfide gas (H2S) emissions associated with natural gas drilling on Colorado’s Western Slope is expected to get a full airing at the monthly meeting of the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) today and...

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September 19, 2011 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics

Community activists fuming over air-quality issues stemming from natural gas drilling

Increasingly, air quality is becoming almost as hot a topic in Colorado communities near natural gas drilling operations as hydraulic fracturing and the potential for water contamination. ...

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August 29, 2011 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics

VIDEO: Fracking sand air emissions caught on tape in Garfield County

Citizen activists in the natural gas drilling hotspot of western Garfield County, Colo., apparently caught Halliburton employees on tape working in and around a cloud of hydraulic fracturing sand emanating from tanker trucks near a Williams natural gas well pad...

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August 11, 2011 Center Well, Environment/Energy

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This Tuesday, May 22! Gubernatorial candidates discuss their policies around work and working families

The Colorado Independent’s Tina Griego will be moderating this gubernatorial forum centered on issues related to working families, labor rights, protections for immigrants and refugees, […]

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The Home Front: A legal challenge to Boulder’s ‘ban on assault weapons’ hits 24 hours after it was voted into law

“Cody Wisniewski made good on his threat Tuesday night to sue Boulder and its council, mounting a legal challenge to the city’s ban on assault […]

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