Close Icon
Energy Questions Answered

Fossil Fuels   arrow

Fast Facts

Colorado is 7th in the nation in total energy production, 6th in natural gas production, 7th in oil production, and 11th in coal production.

Over 90% of new oil and gas wells in Colorado utilize hydraulic fracturing.

From 2008 to 2016, natural gas prices fell by 68% and coal-powered generation fell by 38% in the United States.

Oil and Gas in Colorado

State Energy Production

Last updated: October 5, 2017 at 16:43 pm