Energy & Industry

Is Denver the Houston of the Rockies — again?
Is Denver the Houston of the Rockies — again?
Even greenie hotspots get their economic mojo from fossil fuels.
A plan for California desert conservation comes online
A plan for California desert conservation comes online
Will it stop more solar and wind projects from being built in the wrong places?
War of the words
War of the words
New oil and gas ‘codebook’ aims to help the public muddle through the fracking debate
Shell game
Oil shale speculation on the western slope may rearrange Colorado water rights in unexpected ways.
Drilling and the race card
An old civil rights group argues that attempts to regulate gas drilling in the West are really attacks on American minorities.
Another public lands giveaway?
BLM opens southeastern Montana to more drilling. But the state has new tools to protect the area.
Dreaming of an oily (and gassy) Christmas
BLM official blasts the Bush drilling push.
What goes around comes around
A student protester puts one over on the BLM.
Real ecoterrorism
A little perspective from south of the border.
Copper death spiral
An elegant illustration of a boom and bust.
Black Sunday again!?!
The gas boom time warp.
Staying connected
Burning wood indoors keeps you connected to the outdoors.
Oh mining boom, we hardly knew ya...
The global metals bust deepens.