Fracking Issues In the News

Loveland father fighting for his life after oil tank explosion

October 29, 2018 • Tom Mustin, Denver 7 News

When your neighborhood goes Boom

October 19, 2018 • Daniel Glick and Jason Plautz, High Country News

Whose Colorado?  Fracking Debate pits families against “economic engine”

October 18, 2018 • By Amanda Paulson, Christian Science Monitor

Commerce City Faces Prospect of 200 new oil and gas wells

October 12, 2018 • By Judith Kohler, Denver Post

Don’t Frack So close to me

October 4, 2018 • By Tara Opsal and Stephanie Mailn, Boulder Weekly

Emmy-Winning producers behind first Pro-Proposition 112 campaign Ad

October 5, 2018 • By Paige Yowell, Westword

Advocates say Proposition 112 will Protect people. Critics claim it’ll destroy a vital trade

September 30, 2018 • By Dennis Webb, Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The Case for expanded oil and gas setbacks and proposition 112

September 29, 2018 • By Quentin Young, Daily Camera

DEbate in Local Gas Patch – Oil Gas panel meets WITH Opponents of JOrdan Cove

September 18, 2018 • By Dennis Webb, Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Trump Administration Wants to make it easier to release MethanE into air

September 10, 2018 • By Coral Davenport, New York Times


Trump Rolls Back pollution Rules for Drilling on US lands

September 18, 2018 • By Associated Press, AP News

Drilling may be coming to denver, but drilling money isn’t

September5, 2018 • By Andrew Kenney, Denver Post

Regulators unsure of Fracking trUcK contents after Spill

August 7, 2018 • By Jacy Marmaduke, Fort Collins Coloradoan

Truck spilled hundreds of gallos of fracking flowback fluid in Poudre Canyon

August 8, 2018 • By Jacy Marmaduke, Fort Collins Coloradoan

Anadarko investors: disregard or safety, overworked inspectors, oil price drop factors in Firestone explosion

August 7, 2018 • By Karen Antonacci, Times Call

August 7, 2018 • By Karen Antonacci, Denver Post

WINDs carry oil, gas pollutants into Boulder county, cu researchers say

May 7, 2018 • Cassa Niedringhaus, Boulder Daily Camera

Colorado researchers team up on gas leak-detecting technology

May 2, 2018 • By Kanern Morfitt, CBS 4 Denver

ERIE MOM Concerned about benzene found in son’s blood

April 30, 2018 • Jennifer Koveleski, Denver 7 ABC News

Those living near oil and gas facilities may have higher health risks

April 9, 2018 • By David Kelly, Anschutz Today 

cancer risk higher near oil and gas operatiosn, colorado study finds

April 9, 2018 • By Shay Castle, Boulder Daily Camera

COGCC budget in peril

Will you be forced to pick up the tab for regulating the oil and gas industry?
December 21, 2017 • By Matt Cortina, Boulder Weekly

High levels of benzene released at Weld County oil and gas site

Anadarko is removing a battery tank at the site
December 20, 2017 • By Jennifer Kovaleski, 7 News Denver

A dozen fires and explosions at Colorado oil and gas facilities in 8 months since fatal blast in Firestone

New pipeline rules proposed but they don’t deal with fatalities from oil and gas industry fires and explosions.
December 6, 2017 • By Bruce Finley, The Denver Post

Industrial Strength: How the U.S. Government Hid Fracking’s Risks to Drinking Water

A pivotal EPA study provided the rationale for exemptions that helped unleash the fracking boom. The science was suppressed to protect industry interests.
November 16, 2017 • By Neela Banerjee, Climate News