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It’s Time to Hold Politicians Accountable for Election Year Energy Proposals

It’s Time to Hold Politicians Accountable for Election Year Energy Proposals Karen Harbert, President and Chief Executive Officer, Institute for 21st Century Energy, U.S. Chamber of Commerce There’s never a shortage of intrigue when it comes to energy in Colorado.  As a swing state with major energy production and the ability to hold referendums, that shouldn’t… Read more »

Keep Weld County’s Future Bright

Last month, more than 2,500 Weld County students walked across a stage at their high school and received their high school diploma along with a special promise: a brighter future. These students can receive a Weld County Bright Future Scholarship for $3,000 to attend the college of their choice. The program was made possible by… Read more »

Update on Proposed Anti-Oil and Gas Ballot Initiatives

By Elizabeth Titus, Counsel, Hogan Lovells  The Colorado Constitution enables citizens to amend its provisions and pass new legislation through the initiative process.  Before a proponent can submit an initiative for the electorate’s consideration in the November general election, the proponent must appear before Colorado’s Title Board to obtain a title for the initiative, and… Read more »

Six Tips to Ensure Robust Safety Strategies at High-Risk Worksites

Dynamiq is a global emergency management company with its North American operations headquartered in Boulder, CO.  The company operates on six continents and specializes in empowering clients to protect their people, operations and reputation wherever they are in the world.  It is very active in the oil and gas sector, providing numerous clients with global… Read more »

COGCC Update: Governor’s Task Force Rulemaking Underway

COGCC Update: Governor’s Task Force Rulemaking Underway Jill Fulcher, Associate, Beatty & Wozniak, P.C. On November 16th and 17th, the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (“COGCC”) commenced public hearings over proposed rules to implement Recommendation Nos. 17 and 20, unanimously approved by the Governor’s Oil and Gas Task Force in February, 2015. The proposed… Read more »