Colorado Oil and Gas Association (COGA)


Tue December 18, 2012

Niobrara Shale Formation Continues To Fuel NoCo Job Growth

Kirk Siegler KUNC

Drilling has been booming across the Niobrara shale formation, which covers much of northeastern Colorado, Wyoming, and Nebraska. That formation is now estimated to be a third bigger than first thought.

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Fri October 19, 2012

Oil and Gas Groups Fighting Longmont Fracking Ban with Deep Pockets

An oil and gas well near a school on the eastern edge of Longmont, Colorado.
KUNC file photo

In Longmont, oil and gas companies have raised close to a half million dollars toward an effort to defeat a ballot measure that would ban hydraulic fracturing from within the city’s limits. 

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Thu August 16, 2012

Oil and Gas Leaders Wrapping up Statewide Meeting Today

A small crowd of anti-fracking activists protested outside the COGA meeting in Denver this week.
Kirk Siegler

Oil and gas executives meeting in Denver say more work needs to be done to gain the trust of the public over the controversial drilling process known as hydraulic fracturing. 

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Sun July 8, 2012

Urban Oil And Gas Wells Popup Across Colorado, But Number Of Permits Decreasing

Colorado had more than 6,000 active drill permits as of June 30, shown by the red dots.
Colorado Public News


Wed June 6, 2012