A bill awaiting the governor’s signature would create a state authority to win grants and other research funding.
A task force is expected to propose new regulations to limit leaks from landfills and natural gas infrastructure.
As the nuclear industry makes a play for a bigger role in a carbon-free economy, Virginia landowners challenge the state’s decades-long ban on uranium mining at the U.S. Supreme Court.
County supervisors who opposed Mountain Valley Pipeline now face decisions that could bring gas and jobs to their communities.
Ken Ward Jr. has covered West Virginia’s coal, chemical and natural gas industries since 1989. His groundbreaking work was recognized Thursday, when he was awarded a MacArthur Fellowship from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.