Weld County accounts for 82% of state’s energy production

There are over 22,000 oil and natural gas wells in Weld County.  Those wells produced 64.4 million barrels of oil and 2,000 trillion Btu of natural gas in 2014, accounting for 82 percent of the state’s total energy production. States, such as North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Wyoming, Texas and others are also producing oil and natural [...]