• Colorado - Energy and Community

    The right way to secure America’s economic and energy future.

    In Weld County Colorado and communities across America, safe and responsible development through hydraulic fracturing is providing energy and hope for families.

  • North Dakota, Technology's New Frontier

    Each day, in towns like Tioga, North Dakota, men and women of the oil and natural gas industry use technologies to open a new frontier – one that lies right beneath our feet.

    Innovative technologies like horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing help today’s energy workers unlock previously untapped oil and natural gas in ways that protect groundwater resources and help secure America’s energy future.

  • Lorain, Ohio

    Steel; once a symbol of America's might, now a symbol of our will.

    Thanks to the energy industry, places like Lorain, Ohio are booming again.

  • Celina, Texas

    As an energy industry worker in Celina, Texas, Chad Dean is part of something big.

    Men and women of the energy industry are using hydraulic fracturing coupled with horizontal drilling to unlock the energy reserves right here at home.

  • Williamsport, Pennsylvania

    New jobs. Renewed hope.

    In towns across America, like Williamsport, PA, people are experiencing the benefits of shale energy. 

Colorado

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From 2007 to 2011, marketed natural gas production rose 27 percent in Colorado. In 2011 alone, more than 1.6 million cubic feet of natural gas was produced in the state. Average household energy costs in Colorado are 23 percent less than the national average, primarily due to historically lower natural gas prices in the state.