Electricity from gas produced by hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, releases about half the greenhouse gas emissions as coal, Colorado researchers reported Monday.
More than 90 percent of U.S. field corn is genetically modified, according todata recently released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
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.
For the first time, water users from Colorado’s nine river basins are meeting to discuss their individual basin wide water plans. The users are presenting their assessments in Rangley, Colorado.
Their goal is to create a comprehensive statewide water plan.
Fort Collins may become the next Colorado city to implement a disposable bag ordinance aimed at reducing waste by encouraging the use of reusable bags.