The research at Ohio University could help transform old fossil fuel sites into clean energy assets, though much work remains to be done.
What happens when a $28.6 billion industry spirals into permanent decline?
The Nature Conservancy is seeking a partner to help develop solar on up to 13,000 acres of cleared minelands.
An environmental group says Ohio’s Reclamation Forfeiture Fund is inadequately funded in violation of federal law.
The proposed project is set to provide up to 3.5 megawatts of renewable power to data centers in Wise County.