Revisions to regulations affecting the oil and gas industry were adopted by the Colorado Air Quality Control Commission during its February hearing.
Information about the revised regulations can be viewed on the commission's website:
The revised regulations were adopted after a detailed stakeholder process conducted by the Colorado Air Pollution Control Division, and summarized below.
Hydrocarbon Emissions Videos from February 28 Stakeholder Meeting
Each of the four following videos show emissions of hydrocarbons from oil and gas facilities in Colorado. The Air Pollution Control Division is proposing to control these types of emissions through regulatory revisions described on this site. Each video contains two views of the subject. One view is how the subject appears to the naked eye. The other view is an infrared image using a Forward Look Infrared Camera (FLIR) in standard resolution.