Colorado oil and gas rules score high in outside review

Colorado Oil and Gas Commission

Colorado Oil and Gas Commission

Denver Business Journal by Cathy Proctor, Reporter
Date: Monday, October 31, 2011, 3:56pm MDT

Colorado got generally high marks in an outside review of its rules governing oil and gas operations and hydraulic fracturing, but the review said the state could go farther to protect groundwater supplies.

The review was by STRONGER (short for “State Review of Oil & Natural Gas Environmental Regulations”). The nonprofit organization, based in Oklahoma City, was formed in 1999 and has received funding from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency    , the U.S. Department of Energy    and the American Petroleum Institute    , an industry trade group…

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