Hydraulic Fracturing (fracking)


Sat February 15, 2014

Support For Renewable Energy, Conservation May Help 2014 Candidates

The Colorado River running through Colorado as it appeared in July, 2010.
Rennett Stowe Fickr - Creative Commons


Thu February 13, 2014
Oil and Gas

Groups Seek To Join Lawsuit, Defend Fracking Moratorium In Fort Collins

A workover rig performs remedial work on an existing water injection well just inside Fort Collins city limits, Oct. 22 2013.
Grace Hood KUNC

Citizens for a Healthy Fort Collins, Sierra Club and Earthworks have filed a motion to intervene in the Colorado Oil and Gas Association’s lawsuit against Fort Collins over a voter approved 5-year fracking moratorium.

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Mon February 10, 2014

Colo. Health Dept. Disputes Study Linking Birth Defects To Fracking

A gas well at the edge of a residential neighborhood in Erie, Colo., Feb. 7, 2014.
Joe Mahoney I-News at Rocky Mountain PBS


Tue February 4, 2014
Oil and Gas

Fort Collins Responds To COGA Fracking Lawsuit

Fort Collins voters passed Initiative 2A 57-43 percent on Nov. 5. The Colorado Oil And Gas Association is challenging the voter-approved moratorium on fracking.
Grace Hood KUNC


Mon December 16, 2013
Oil and Gas

Court Date Set For Broomfield Fracking Vote Count (Update: Hearing Delayed)

Broomfield Clerk and Recorder Jim Caldelarie works with election officials on Nov. 14, 2013.
Grace Hood KUNC

Updated: A Dec. 18 district court hearing had been set to hear a case between Broomfield election officials and a pro-fracking group over voting irregularities with a 5-year fracking moratorium that voters narrowly approved. It has been delayed pending another case.

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