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WVWRI's NBAC to Highlight Collaborative Approach to Community Redevelopment Projects at Upcoming Conference

WVWRI's NBAC to Highlight Collaborative Approach to Community Redevelopment Projects at Upcoming Conference

August 27th, 2014

The West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Centers will host their 9th annual West Virginia Brownfields Conference on Sept. 11 and 12 at the Big Sandy Superstore...[Read More]

Registration for Mid-Atlantic Regional Water Conference Open Through Aug. 30

Registration for Mid-Atlantic Regional Water Conference Open Through Aug. 30

August 20th, 2014

Registration for the upcoming 2014 Mid-Atlantic Regional Water Conference ends on Aug. 30. The event, co-hosted by the West Virginia Water Research Institute at West Virginia...[Read More]

WVU Researchers Unveil Ways to Reduce Environmental, Health Risks Associated with Shale Gas Extraction

WVU Researchers Unveil Ways to Reduce Environmental, Health Risks Associated with Shale Gas Extraction

June 30th, 2014

A new study by researchers at West Virginia University offers 10 recommendations for reducing the environmental and human health effects associated with horizontal drilling and...[Read More]

Presentations from Shale Gas Workshop NOW Available

Presentations from Shale Gas Workshop NOW Available

March 13th, 2014

Presentations from the "Shale Gas and the Environment" - a workshop hosted by the West Virginia Water Research Institute and the Petroleum Technology Transfer Council...[Read More]

Fracking Waste Disposal Still A Question

Fracking Waste Disposal Still A Question

March 11th, 2014

The House and Senate have spent weeks working on House Bill 4411 dealing with the disposal of hydraulic fracturing drill cuttings in land fills. Earlier...[Read More]