MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Two West Virginia University researchers have begun a project to help power plants use less water. While it sounds counterintuitive, they’re doing it by combining wastewater from power plant cooling towers with wastewater from fracking operations.
Local organizers calling on state to offset federal census cuts
Coming off a 2010 census in which West Virginia tallied one of the nations worst participation rates, local organizers fear federal cuts to census funding could further dampen participation in 2020, costing the state millions in federal funding.
August 24, 2019 – 3:57 pm