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    • Assessment of the Risks Associated with Thin Film Solar Panel Technology 

      Reynolds, William, Jr.; Karmis, Michael (Virginia Tech. Virginia Center for Coal and Energy Research., 2019-03-08)
      This report reviews the environmental risk profile of utility-scale cadmium telluride (CdTe) photovoltaic installations with relevant information from the scientific literature and an audit of the manufacturing and recycling ...
    • Coal Mining Outlook: International, National, and Virginia Trends 

      Karmis, Michael; McDowney, Preston; Ripepi, Nino; Schafrik, Steven; Weisiger, Sean; Walton, Daniel; Kostic, Dennis (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 ...
    • Field Laboratory for Emerging Stacked Unconventional Plays (ESUP): Project No. DE-FE0031576 

      Ripepi, Nino; Karmis, Michael; Chen, Cheng; Gilliland, Ellen; Nojabaei, Bahareh (Virginia Tech, 2018-08-24)
      The objective for this project is to investigate and characterize the resource potential for multi-play production of emerging unconventional reservoirs in Central Appalachia. The project team includes Virginia Tech; ...
    • A Study of Increased Use of Renewable Energy Resources in Virginia 

      Karmis, Michael (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 ...
    • Virginia Coal, 1996 

      Karmis, Michael; Jones, Johanna R.; Prelaz, L. J.; Zipper, Carl E. (Virginia Tech, 1996-07)
      A complete annual directory and data reference source for all mines licensed in the Commonwealth. Mine listings for each operation include company and mine name, location and contact person, coal owner, seam worked, ...