Biden-Harris administration invests $16 million to build United States' first-of-a-kind critical minerals production facility
press release - April 10, 2023
WVU researchers earn $8 million for rare earth extraction facility
Press release - April 6, 2023
Mine permitting bill could be attached to must-pass defense legislation
December 5, 2022
Nearly $725 million to made available in 2022 to clean up abandoned mines
February 8, 2022
Infrastructure bill includes funds for abandoned mine cleanup
August 24, 2021
Efforts to protect coal industry taking place in Wyoming and West Virginia
May 11, 2021
States look to protect coal industry
March 29, 2021
Bipartisan group of Senators introduce COVID-19 Mine Worker Protection Act
February 2, 2021
Coal mining remains hot topic on the campaign trail
January 1, 2020
Coal baron Chris Cline killed in helicopter crash
July 7, 2019
Arch Coal announces plans new mine in West Virginia
February 18, 2019
Manchin named ranking Democrat of Energy and Natural Resources Committee
December 12, 2018
WVU receives grants to further develop mine safety research
November 13, 2018
Supreme Court to hear uranium mining ban case
November 5, 2018
Unrelated workforce cutbacks announced in Australia and the United States
October 15, 2018
WVU opens new research facility to extract valuable rare earths from acid mine drainage
July 27, 2018
WVU research teams receive $500K for mine safety research
May 22, 2018
Former Massey boss announces bid of West Virginia Senate seat
November 30, 2017
High concentrations of rare earth elements found in American coal basins
November 29, 2017
New coal industry bill introduced in West Virginia
March 27, 2017