Navigating Grant Opportunities and Environmental Regulations for Orphaned and Idle Wells in Colorado
Date & Time
Wednesday, March 6, 2024, 9:10 AM - 9:30 AM
Julie Murphy

In this insightful session, Julie Murphy, the esteemed Director of the Colorado Energy and Carbon Management Commission, will provide an in-depth overview of the various grant opportunities and environmental regulations specific to orphaned and idle wells in Colorado. Her talk will focus on guiding stakeholders through the intricacies of accessing state and federal grants designed to mitigate the environmental and public health risks posed by these wells. Additionally, she will elaborate on the current regulatory landscape in Colorado, discussing how these regulations impact the management, remediation, and plugging of orphaned and idle wells. This presentation will be particularly valuable for attendees seeking to understand the financial and regulatory frameworks that govern the handling of orphaned and idle wells in Colorado, offering key insights into state-level strategies and initiatives.