Deescalating Through the Courts?Tisha Schuller Tuesday, November 18, 2014
I’m surprised as I give my Deescalating the Fracking Wars talks around the state that more people don’t ask me, How do you rationalize the lawsuits? It’s something I have given considerable thought.
COGA is or was a plaintiff in three different lawsuits, all of which have been resolved in COGA’s favor. Each lawsuit involves either a ban or moratorium passed by voters prohibiting oil and gas development. The three cases are described in the sidebar including their current status. COGA is also a defendant in a lawsuit brought by two individuals, also described in the sidebar.
There were a total of five bans or…Read More
Can We Skip the Brain Damage?Tisha Schuller Friday, April 25, 2014
No one knows whether the fracking wars in Colorado will resolve themselves in months or years. And we don’t know how far the political pendulum will swing toward restricting or banning development before moderating.
Here’s what we do know: at some point, as a state, we will settle on embracing oil and gas…Read More
Outfitting You for the Energy ExpeditionTisha Schuller Monday, July 21, 2014
Selecting a theme for the conference each year is not a straightforward process. We have a lot of cooks in the kitchen, and we want to be timely, inspiring, creative, but not kitschy. Oy vey.
And, we must continue the Rocky Mountain Energy Summit tradition started by Fred Julander of challenging our expectations…Read More