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Meeting Coal Production Demands in the USA: Upstream issues, challenges, and strategies
(Virginia Tech. Virginia Center for Coal and Energy Research., 2008-12)
The National Commission on Energy Policy (NCEP) commissioned this report to review and identify critical “upstream” fuel cycle issues that need to be addressed to ensure that the domestic coal industry can continue meeting ...
A Study of Increased Use of Renewable Energy Resources in Virginia
(Virginia Tech. Virginia Center for Coal and Energy Research., 2005-11-11)
The objective of this study, as requested by the Virginia Commission on Electric Utility Restructuring, was to review the current status and prospects for renewable energy in Virginia. The study reviews the current generation ...
Coal Mining Outlook: International, National, and Virginia Trends
(Virginia Tech. Virginia Center for Coal and Energy Research., 2000-11)
Coal mining serves an important role as the economic catalyst for Southwest Virginia, providing high paying jobs in an area crippled by unemployment. There are numerous support industries in existence only because of coal ...