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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]

WVWRI Director to Speak at Upcoming Event Hosted by WVU Environmental Law Society

WVWRI Director to Speak at Upcoming Event Hosted by WVU Environmental Law Society

March 7th, 2014

West Virginia Water Research Institute Director, Dr. Paul Ziemkiewicz, will be a speaker at an upcoming event hosted by the West Virginia University Environmental Law...[Read More]

WV Water Research Institute Solicits Abstracts for 2014 Water Conference

WV Water Research Institute Solicits Abstracts for 2014 Water Conference

March 7th, 2014

The West Virginia Water Research Institute, a program of the National Research Center for Coal and Energy at West Virginia University, is accepting abstracts through...[Read More]