NAFTC teaches UHS students about hybrid technology

Morgantown, W.Va. -- The National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium took their demonstration Prius to University High School in Morgantown so students could get up close and personal with hybrid technology during the school's "Drive Electric Day."

William Davis, left, director of the WVU National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium, talks to students at UHS about electric cars.

Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, Senator Joe Manchin, Congressman David McKinley talk regional energy innovation at WVU

U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz speaks about the future of clean energy during the Mid-Atlantic Region Energy Innovation Forum hosted by the WVU Energy Institute.
U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz speaks about the future of clean energy during the Mid-Atlantic Region Energy Innovation Forum hosted by the WVU Energy Institute.

Morgantown, W.Va. —  Government leaders – including the country’s top energy official – gathered at West Virginia University to discuss ways to open the nation’s innovation pipeline for a clean energy future.

Ziemkiewicz leads study identifying active reservoir management as a safer method for underground CO2 storage

Morgantown, W.Va. — In a recently published study, a team of researchers identified a process for managing reservoir pressure that improves the safety of underground carbon storage.

The study team, led by Dr. Paul Ziemkiewicz, director of the West Virginia Water Research Institute at West Virginia University and researchers from the University of Wyoming, and Los Alamos and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories published their findings in the August 2016 issue of the International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control.