Energy Institute part of WVU initiatives receiving $500K in grants from Benedum Foundation

The grants will benefit various programs and initiatives at WVU and across the state including

• Office of the Provost – $325,000 – The West Virginia Public Education Collaborative and the WVU Energy Institute will benefit from this grant, receiving $100,000 and $225,000 respectively. Funding for the WVU Energy Institute will be used for detailed research and analyzing efforts for the development of the Appalachian Storage Hub. The project will help plan the infrastructure underpinning of a natural gas liquid storage and trading hub, serving West Virginia, Ohio and Western Pennsylvania.