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Tag Archives: Oil And Gas Development

Homeowners laud Extraction for planned pipeline, but keep the heat on state regulators

Greeley homeowners are heartened by an announcement from Extraction Oil and Gas today that the company will install a transport pipeline at its Triple Creek […]...

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May 23, 2017 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Lafayette City Council kills “civil disobedience” clause of Climate Bill of Rights

Lafayette City Council last night voted against the “civil disobedience” clause in its community Climate Bill of Rights, the most contentious piece of a proposal […]...

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March 8, 2017 Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Q&A: Colorado’s Chief Medical Officer on the health impacts of fracking

Last month, The Greeley Tribune published a story with the headline “Weld County health incidents level with rest of state, despite more oil and gas […]...

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September 26, 2016 Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Four Corners methane buildup alarms scientists

Massive amounts of methane have “flooded” the Four Corners, according to a new report by the Public Broadcasting Service. The bright red spot represents the […]...

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June 10, 2015 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Mix

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

New polls show Gardner losing ground on oil & gas, healthcare law

Way more people know Cory Gardner's name than in March, but what used to be split approval of the candidate has moved south. ...

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May 13, 2014 Politics, The Mix

Senate storm brews over pipelines, spray tans save prom, legislators become movie stars

It's the 50th day of the legislative session. The senate is leaning toward letting someone lay a section of pipeline through your yard. ...

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February 26, 2014 Politics, The Mix, Uncategorized
Landowners Question Special Treatment for Housing Oil and Gas Workers

Landowners Question Special Treatment for Housing Oil and Gas Workers

Garfield County is considering regulations that would allow oil and gas companies to house workers on well sites, even if the rigs are on private […]...

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March 14, 2008 Environment/Energy

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7/20/18 The Red Tent

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The Home Front: Methane leaks from oil and gas industry ‘offset much of the climate benefits of burning natural gas,’ study says

“The U.S. oil and gas industry emits 13 million metric tons of methane from its operations each year – nearly 60 percent more than current […]

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