Colorado’s fracking fight on PBS

September 9, 2014

Colorado, fracking

Click on the link to view a 9-minute PBS News Hour report on Colorado’s fracking fight that is well worth your time.

Colorado fracking fuels fight between state and local government over control

In Colorado, the debate over pumping pressurized water underground to extract oil and natural gas has turned local and state governments into rivals. When one city banned fracking altogether, the state launched two lawsuits. Special correspondent Dan Boyce of Rocky Mountain PBS reports on how the friction between activists and industry has turned into a fight over local and state control.

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2 Comments on “Colorado’s fracking fight on PBS”

  1. Barb Coddington Says:

    All industry cares about is just a little more time to make their speculation bear fruit. Delay, delay, delay.

  2. Peggy Tibbetts Says:

    And control, control, control ….

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