Press Releases

COGA Announces 2018 Summit Award Winners

DENVER –- The Colorado Oil and Gas Association is proud to announce the following winners chosen for the 2018 Summit Awards. “The purpose of the Summit Awards is to recognize outstanding leaders from the oil and natural gas community for their contribution to our industry,” said Dan Haley, COGA President and CEO. “This year’s recipients all have that special passion that pushes Colorado’s industry forward and a thoughtfulness that allows oil and natural gas development to thrive.” Industry Advocate Award: Peter Moore, Vital for Colorado Emerging Leader Award: Heidi Gill, Urban Solution Group Fred Julander Lif ... Read More »

COGA statement on setback measure, Initiative 97 signature submission

DENVER –- Colorado Rising turned in signatures for Initiative 97 around 12:30 pm, August 6. In a Facebook live video, organizers claimed to have submitted 171,000 signatures. A total of 98,492 signatures are required to make the ballot. The Secretary of State now has 30 days to announce if the measure qualifies for the ballot. Read More »

Press Release: COGA Members Raise $332,000 for Tennyson Center for Children

DENVER – The Colorado Oil and Gas Association (COGA) presented a check to Tennyson Center for Children today after its members raised $332,000 for the non-profit. Tennyson Center for Children is dedicated to helping children who have experienced severe abuse, neglect, and/or trauma so they can bravely, and safely, change their life’s story. Read More »

Press Release: COGA members to plug and reclaim wells

DENVER — June 11, 2018 — The oil and natural gas industry in Colorado continues to reduce emissions, which improves public safety and our environment. In 2017, COGA member companies proactively plugged and reclaimed an estimated 1,850 wells, and they plan to plug and reclaim an additional 2,150 wells in 2018. Read More »