Jamie Huggins joins TransTech Energy

March 24, 2016 by Kathy Jesperson, NRCCE Morgantown, W.Va.–TransTech Energy Research & Business Development welcomes Jamie Huggins as its new communications and social media strategist. Jamie started working with TTE in August 2014 as a student and worked with them through December 2015. Now she is joining the staff part-time to help the program grow … Continue reading

NBAC’s Carrie Staton nominated for WVU’s Climb Higher award

March 21, 2016 by Kathy Jesperson Morgantown, W.Va. – Congratulations to Carrie Staton who was recognized by West Virginia University‘s “Climb Higher” campaign this month (March 2016). Carrie has worked for the Northern West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Center for four years and was recently appointed as the center’s associate director. She also recently accepted an … Continue reading

WRI’s Austin Isinghood finalist for WVU Student Employee of the Year

March 16, 2016 by NRCCE News Morgantown, W.Va. – Austin Isinghood, WRI’s undergraduate graphic designer, was selected as a finalist for the 2016 WVU Student Employee of the Year. Along with the three other finalists, Austin will be presented with a certificate of appreciation by President Gee at the awards ceremony on Monday, April 11 at … Continue reading

Patrick Kirby testifies on Build Act before US Senate Committee

March 8, 2016 by Andrew Stacy Morgantown, W.Va. – On March 2, Patrick Kirby, director of the Northern West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Center at West Virginia University, provided testimony on the BUILD Act before the U.S. Senate Committee on the Environment and Public Works. The hearing focused on Senate Bill 1479, Brownfields Utilization, Investment, and Local … Continue reading

Carrie Staton joins Leadership West Virginia Class of 2016

February 19, 2016 – Andrew Stacy, West Virginia Water Research Institute Morgantown, W.Va. – Northern West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Center (NBAC) Associate Director Carrie Staton was one of 55 leaders from across the state to accept invitations to participate in the 2016 Class of Leadership West Virginia. Candidates were selected from a list of nominations that … Continue reading

NBAC welcomes Kate Greene as new economic redevelopment specialist

February 1, 2016 by Andrew Stacey Morgantown, W.Va. – The Northern West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Center (NBAC) is pleased to announce the addition of Kate Greene as its new economic redevelopment specialist. The NBAC is a program of the West Virginia Water Research Institute located at the National Research Center for Coal and Energy at … Continue reading

Carl Irwin featured in “Expert Panel” series by The State Journal

January 4, 2016 Morgantown, W.Va. — The State Journal’s “Expert Panel” series recently featured Carl Irwin, director of NRCCE Energy Efficiency Division. The paper asks a variety of experts from a wide range of fields the same five question about their careers.  Irwin’s feature focused on his successful business development partnerships and his work with … Continue reading

NAFTC’s Judy Moore earns WVU “Climb Higher” recognition

October 7, 2015 by NRCCE News Morgantown, W.Va. – Congratulations to Judy Moore who was recognized today (Oct. 7) by West Virginia University‘s “Climb Higher” campaign. Judy is the assistant director of Communications and Outreach at the National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium. Climb Higher acknowledges Mountaineers who are helping WVU improve lives; people who go … Continue reading

Doug Patchen, Resource Extraction Division Director

After more than 40 years of accomplishments, Doug Patchen says working with students tops the list

Doug Patchen, Resource Extraction Division Director

August 28, 2015 by Kathy Jesperson, NRCCE Morgantown, W.Va. – During Dr. Doug Patchen’s more than 40-year career, he’s experienced many successes and accomplished more than he ever expected. He’s been with the National Research Center for Coal and Energy since the early 1990s. However, Patchen’s road to the NRCCE was not a straight shot. … Continue reading

Carrie Staton lives her dream; WVU reaps rewards

August 24, 2015 by Kathy Jesperson, NRCCE             Morgantown, W.Va. – A few things Carrie Staton knows for sure—a love of community, a family that provided the vision, a job that allows her to live her dream. Other things are more unpredictable—like any given day on the job at the … Continue reading

Anna Withrow joins Northern WV Brownfields Assistance Center as redevelopment specialist

August 18, 2015 by Andrew Stacy, West Virginia Water Research Institute Morgantown, W.Va. – Anna Withrow has joined the Northern West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Center (NBAC) as its new brownfields redevelopment specialist. The NBAC is a program of the West Virginia Water Research Institute located at the National Research Center for Coal and Energy at … Continue reading

WVWRI pleased to welcome Chance Chapmanm, environmental scientist

August 8, 2015 by Andrew Stacy, West Virginia Water Research Institute Morgantown, W.Va. – The West Virginia Water Research Institute (WVWRI) is pleased to announce that Chance Chapman has joined its team as its new environmental scientist. The WVWRI is a program of the National Research Center for Coal and Energy at West Virginia University. … Continue reading

WVWRI welcomes Andrew Stacy as new public relations coordinator

June 15, 2015 by Kathy Jesperson, NRCCE Morgantown, W.Va. – Andrew Stacy has joined the West Virginia Water Research Institute as its new public relations coordinator. Andrew is a 2010 graduate of West Virginia University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism with an emphasis in Public Relations. In his new role … Continue reading

Margaret Mattson joins Energy Efficiency Division

May 28, 2015 by Kathy Jesperson, NRCCE Morgantown, W.Va. – Margaret Mattson is the new program coordinator for the NRCCE’s Energy Efficiency Division. The EE division manages the TransTech Energy (TTE) Business Development Program and Industries of the Future-WV. “I will be working with my NRCCE co-workers to help develop funded research projects with WVU … Continue reading

NRCCE welcomes Cristina Dumitrescu

April 29, 2015 by Kathy Jesperson, NRCCE Morgantown, W.Va. – Cristina Dumitrescu has joined the National Research Center for Coal and Energy (NRCCE) at West Virginia University as the center’s new engineering program coordinator. In her job at the NRCCE, Cristina will be helping with program development—putting together proposals, identifying opportunities, administering awards. “I am … Continue reading