August 21, 2008 by NRCCE News
Morgantown, W.Va. — West Virginia University (WVU) Vice President for Research Curt Peterson presented the new Advanced Energy Initiative (AEI) to WVU faculty on Tuesday, August 19, 2008. The Office of Research strategic planning initiative focuses on fossil energy, sustainability, and energy policy research.
The AEI strategic planning committee included WVU Deans Gene Cilento of the College of Engineering and Mineral Resources, Mary Ellen Mazey of the Eberly College of Arts and Sciences, and Cameron Hackney of the Davis College of Agriculture, Forestry, and Consumer Sciences, along with WVU Research Office Interim Associate VP Mridul Gautam, and Chief Technology Officer Joseph Strakey of the National Energy Technology Laboratory of the U.S. Department of Energy.
To view the plan and the associated request for energy proposals from WVU faculty, see “The WVU Advanced Energy Initiative” link at the WVU Research Office web site: research.wvu.edu.