Doug Patchen (r), director of the NRCCE Resource Extraction Div., answers questions about Utica shale gas on WAJR’s Inside Shale with Hoppy Kercheval. Listen to the July 21 show starting at 20:16. Read more on the results of the recently released Utica play book, which shows there's more natural gas under the Marcellus.
Advancing Innovations for Energy and the Environment is at the heart of the NRCCE. We work closely with WVU faculty whose rich and varied expertise allows us to propose and conduct large-scale, multidisciplinary research and outreach programs leading to cleaner, more efficient, more affordable ways to produce and use energy, protect land and water, and promote economic vitality.