Rocky Mountain NAPE Reception

December 11th, Denver Join Western Energy Alliance after the Rocky Mountain NAPE conference on Thursday, December 11th. Enjoy cocktails and light hors d’oeuvres while mingling with industry friends. Do you have an industry connection that is not a member of the Alliance? Be sure to invite them as well. We…

Waiting for Keystone XL means more rail and truck transport of crude


By Chris Faulkner, President and CEO, Breitling Energy Corporation The transport of crude oil by rail and truck, while we wait for the Obama administration to make a decision on the final sections of the Keystone XL pipeline, is undergoing strong scrutiny both in the U.S. and Canada after several small…

‘Kicking the can’ on fracking in Colorado


Policy storm poses wider implications for the industry at large By Michael Sandoval New state-based fracking regulations will not be on the Colorado ballot in November, but that does not mean the raging debate over the traditional extraction method will die down anytime soon—for this state, or our neighbors to…