LIke most thoughtful people, we at IX Water recognize that our modern quality of life is a direct result of the exploitation and use of hydrocarbons. We are not “pro oil,” we are pro life and recognize the value hydrocarbons play to almost everyone on Earth until we can make a global switch to a better fuel and source of raw energy. But we also know we can always do better in terms of the impact the oil and gas industry and it’s use has on natural and built environments and the life that inhabit those environments.

A very large discussion is raging concerning the impact oil & gas extraction has in Colorado. This continues to manifest itself as extreme partisan bickering, mis-information, and extreme views on the issue. A Town Hall was conducted recently specific to the Colorado situation. It is well worth the time to take a listen to actual people affected by this debate. Click here for the ‘cast: