On November 4, 2020, the Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) for the Colorado Public Utilities Commission (PUC) issued a Recommended Decision to adopt new Pipeline Safety Rules which incorporate significant changes and move the Rules from the Gas Utilities and Pipeline Operator Rules at 4 Code of Colorado Regulations (CCR) 723-4, to a new, standalone Part 11, 4 CCR, 723-11.Read More...
News & Alerts
November 4, 2020
ALJ ISSUES RECOMMENDED DECISION TO ADOPT NEW PUC PIPELINE SAFETY REGULATIONS
November 3, 2020
COGCC ISSUES NOTICE TO OPERATORS REGARDING DECEMBER 1, 2020 DEADLINE TO SUBMIT OFF-LOCATION FLOWLINE GIS LOCATION INFORMATION
On November 3, 2020, the COGCC issued a Notice to all Colorado Oil and Gas Operators regarding the upcoming December 1, 2020 deadline to submit off-location flowline Geographic Information System (GIS) data for facilities in existence prior to May 1, 2018 pursuant to the COGCC Flowline regulations adopted in November 2019.Read More...
November 2, 2020
COGCC WELLBORE INTEGRITY RULES EFFECTIVE NOVEMBER 2, 2020
The COGCC Wellbore Integrity rule requirements are now effective for all Operators in Colorado.Read More...
November 1, 2020
BOULDER COUNTY DISTRICT COURT RULES AGAINST REINSTATEMENT OF LONGMONT’S HYDRAULIC FRACTURING BAN
On November 1, 2020, Judge Judith L. LaBuda of the Boulder County, Colorado District Court agreed with the Colorado Oil and Gas Association (COGA), granting their motion for summary judgment in Our Health Our Future Our Longmont et al v. State Of Colorado et al., Case No. 2020CV3033 (Order).Read More...
October 5, 2020
BLM 2016 WASTE PREVENTION RULE – EFFECTIVE IN WYOMING OCTOBER 13, 2020
The BLM 2016 Waste Prevention Rule (Rule) will become effective on October 13, 2020 unless it is stayed or vacated by another court before that date.Read More...