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November 17, 2015: Forced pooling bill has new life in legislature

September 23, 2015: Columbia pipeline group and Columbia Pipeline Partners’ Mountaineer XPress Pipeline advances, enters pre-filing with Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

September 18, 2015: Atlantic Coast Pipeline asks FERC for permission to build $5 billion interstate natural gas pipeline

September 17, 2015: WVU Extension Service Oil and Natural Gas Team to hold pipeline education programs

February 17, 2015: WVU experts weigh-in on Fayette County train derailment

December 19, 2014: WVU experts say ban on fracking demonstrates the need for comprehensive and reliable scientific data, has negative long-term outcomes

February 11, 2014: WVU Safety and Health Extension earns accreditation for oil and gas course ‘Aware’

October 9, 2013: Online tutorials for youth address water’s role in shale gas drilling

June 2012: Mountain State Science-Marcellus Shale Drilling, Video of WVU Research

February 10, 2012: WVU Scientist Designs Novel System to Monitor Air Around Marcellus Wells

December 16, 2011: WVU studies hydrofracking

December 15, 2011: WV Legislature Passes Marcellus shale Bill

September 26, 2011: WVU geochemist works to uncover the origins of methane gas in areas of Marcellus shale drilling

May 2011: Marcellus shale and the West Virginia University Extension Service from the Highlands Voice

April 23, 2011: Critics question industry funding of WVU Marcellus program from the Charleston Gazette

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