Ohio State University analysis shows that investments in high-multiplier industries can help create jobs and boost incomes in struggling communities.
Appalachia’s largest gas-producing counties have continued their economic spiral, data show, as regional gas output begins to plateau.
Appalachian coal country has a critical need for more employment. A national subsidized employment program could help reconnect prime-age workers to the workforce.
RGGI proceeds could kickstart job growth in Pennsylvania’s fossil fuel communities.
Beaver County, home to Shell Polymers Monaca, still lags Pennsylvania and the nation in key economic indicators, data show.
Green Steel in the Ohio River Valley: The Timing is Right for the Rebirth of a Clean, Green Steel Industry
A transition to fossil fuel-free “green” steelmaking could grow steel-related jobs and slash carbon emissions.
Two approaches to rebuilding the approximately 9,000 homes damaged by the 2022 Kentucky flood.
Despite Diversified Energy’s questionable business model, the company’s total liabilities have exceeded its assets.
The global petrochemical industry is facing a severe “cycle low,” raising doubts about the viability of new development and the profitability of Shell’s new Pennsylvania ethane cracker.
Our blueprint for clean energy transition, the region’s first, would create jobs and curb emissions more effectively than natural gas- and carbon capture-powered pathways.
An overview of federal, state, and local resources, as well as best practice examples, for communities facing coal-fired power plant retirements.
Misplaced Faith: How Policymakers’ Belief in Natural Gas is Driving Rural Pennsylvania Into an Economic Dead End
Policymakers’ pursuit of natural gas development is failing rural Pennsylvania, economic data show.