After getting back from my Wisconsin vacation last week, I was itching to get back into the mountains. So I dragged my friend Jon along for a two-night trip into the Columbine-Hondo Wilderness Study Area.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Shell Oil's delay in drilling Arctic Ocean exploratory wells off Alaska's northern shores is not due to heavy ice or federal regulators, according to Interior Secretary Ken Salazar.
Reed Williams wants to drill a gas well on Colorado's Western Slope. Steve Bachar's Denver-based company is trying to sell energy-efficient systems for cooling towers. Both say federal government messes with business.