Economics & Taxes
The oil and gas industry, along with nearly all extraction industries, inherently provides substantial economic benefits due to its integrated supply chain, high wage jobs, and propensity to sell nationally and globally. Much of Colorado’s oil and gas is sold outside of the state, contributing wealth to owners, employees, governments, and schools, all of which are beneficiaries of oil and gas revenues. In 2014, Colorado’s upstream and midstream oil and gas industry includes drilling, extraction, support activities, pipeline construction, and pipeline transportation. The industry recorded $15.8 billion in production value, accounting for 3 ... Read More »
This infographic is a short and sweet snapshot of the oil and gas industry's impact in Colorado. Based on the most recent numbers from the "Oil and Gas Industry Economic and Fiscal Contributions by County, 2014" report from the University of Colorado Boulder Leeds School of Business- Business Research Division.
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This infographic highlights the economic impact of the oil and gas industry in El Paso County. Read More »
This infographic highlights the economic impact of the oil and gas industry in La Plata County. Read More »
This infographic highlights the economic impact of the oil and gas industry in Adams County. Read More »