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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 ...
Assessment of the Risks Associated with Thin Film Solar Panel Technology
(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
(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 ...