Anti- fracking activists in Boulder County are being subpoenaed in a labor dispute case involving a woman who was fired from her job for a protesting against Anadarko petroleum. Paula Oransky was a district sales manager for the […]
https://kgnu-news.objects-us-east-1.dream.io/2018/07/07-10-18%20CoRising.mp3 This November voters in Colorado could be deciding on a statewide ballot measure that would significantly increase set backs from fracking rigs. Initiative 97, a statutory amendment, would establish 2500 feet buffer zones between fracking and occupied buildings […]
Officials in Lafayette abruptly adjourned the city Council meeting on Tuesday night when anti-fracking activists staged a protest. The council was about to consider revamping the city’s oil and gas rules, and before the protest the council heard about […]
On Tuesday night, Longmont city council heard from a handful of speakers about the proposed agreement with TOP operating and Cub Creek Energy that would stop all surface drilling in city limits, but would still allow fracking under city land through horizontal drilling.
Officials from Boulder County, San Miguel County, and the City of Boulder announced today that they were filing a lawsuit against two oil companies, Suncor and ExxonMobil, seeking damages over the impacts of climate change. Boulder County Commissioner […]
The first step was taken last week, in an effort to get an initiative on the ballot to increase setbacks for fracking operations close to vulnerable areas like schools. The measure is the work of Colorado Rising, a coalition of […]
On Monday December 11th, about 60 people testified in front of the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission against fracking. Residents filled the room holding graphic photos of children with nosebleeds, severe burns, explosions and well pads in backyards, trying […]