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Conservation Colorado maps out leases in Arapahoe County

An analysis by a nonprofit environmental group revealed oil and gas leases for sites close to schools, parks and housing developments in Arapahoe County, the Denver Post reports. Conservation Colorado used data and property records from the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) to map out the locations of the leases. Peter Maysmith, the group’s executive director, hopes the ...

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Lawmaker: Residents don’t have good access to oil, gas plans

DENVER — A Democratic lawmaker says Coloradans don’t have good access to information about oil and gas drilling that might occur near homes and schools. State Sen. Morgan Carroll of Aurora on Monday praised a website launched by the group Conservation Colorado designed to show locations in Arapahoe County in the southwest Denver area where oil and gas leases have been ...

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Colorado GOP advances rollback of renewable energy mandate

DENVER — Colorado Republicans pushed one of their top priorities through the Senate on Thursday — rolling back renewable energy mandates. But the vote probably doesn’t mean that utilities will need less energy from renewable sources. The Democratic House is unlikely to go along with the repeal. Republicans used their newfound majority in the Senate to repeal one of their ...

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