Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) http://www.kunc.org en Greeley Injection Well Possibly Linked To Quakes, Regulators Require Changes http://www.kunc.org/post/greeley-injection-well-possibly-linked-quakes-regulators-require-changes <p>The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission is requiring operators of a Weld County injection well to alter how wastewater is disposed of in that well, saying they believe the well may be linked to recent earthquakes in the area.</p><p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 20:52:39 +0000 Stephanie Paige Ogburn 58905 at http://www.kunc.org Greeley Injection Well Possibly Linked To Quakes, Regulators Require Changes Colorado BLM Improves Its Record On High Risk Well Inspections http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-blm-improves-its-record-high-risk-well-inspections <p>About a month ago, the Associated Press <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/06/15/high-risk-wells_n_5495934.html" target="_blank">broke the news</a> that four in 10 new "high-risk" oil and gas wells on public lands went uninspected from 2009 to 2012.</p><p>In Colorado at least, the agency in charge of such inspections says it has been able to improve that record in 2013, following a critical report by the <a href="http://www.gao.gov/assets/670/662993.pdf" target="_blank">Government Accountability Office</a> [pdf].</p><p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:40:11 +0000 Stephanie Paige Ogburn 58770 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado BLM Improves Its Record On High Risk Well Inspections Colorado Ahead Of Peers In Charting The Public's Oil And Gas Health Complaints http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-ahead-peers-charting-publics-oil-and-gas-health-complaints <p>Energy boom states in the west are taking different tactics for recording and responding to public health complaints regarding oil and gas.</p><p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 12:30:00 +0000 Dan Boyce & Inside Energy 58534 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Ahead Of Peers In Charting The Public's Oil And Gas Health Complaints COGCC's Lepore: No 'Causative Determination' Yet On Second Greeley Quake http://www.kunc.org/post/cogccs-lepore-no-causative-determination-yet-second-greeley-quake <p>The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has ordered a 20 day halt to wastewater injection at a well near the Greeley/Weld County airport. The order follows a second earthquake in the Greeley area, a 2.6 magnitude event June 23.</p><p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 11:30:00 +0000 Jackie Fortier 58180 at http://www.kunc.org COGCC's Lepore: No 'Causative Determination' Yet On Second Greeley Quake Injection Well Halted By COGCC As Greeley Quakes Again http://www.kunc.org/post/injection-well-halted-cogcc-greeley-quakes-again <p>The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has ordered a 20-day halt to wastewater injection in a Weld County well following a 2.6 magnitude earthquake in the Greeley area June 23.</p><p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 20:49:53 +0000 Stephanie Paige Ogburn 58160 at http://www.kunc.org Injection Well Halted By COGCC As Greeley Quakes Again