Times Leaderhttp://www.timesleaderonline.com/page/category.detail/nav/5415/Progress: Energy and Technologyen-usWed, 27 Jul 2016 17:05:46 EDTWed, 27 Jul 2016 17:05:46 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssMining technology advancinghttp://www.timesleaderonline.comhttp://www.timesleaderonline.com/page/content.detail/id/572034.htmlWHEELING - Coal mining is often thought of and depicted as a low-tech occupation of picks and shovels. But that's not necessarily true, particularly in local Ohio Valley mine.Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTWest Virginia needs to develop 'new economy' jobshttp://www.timesleaderonline.comhttp://www.timesleaderonline.com/page/content.detail/id/572033.htmlFAIRMONT, W.Va. - Jokes about "Silicon Holler" aside, the I-79 High Tech Corridor that runs through Marion County has had a strong economic impact on the local region.Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTWheeling-Nisshin approaches new area of productionhttp://www.timesleaderonline.comhttp://www.timesleaderonline.com/page/content.detail/id/572032.htmlFOLLANSBEE - With nealry 30 years of history and production in the Ohio Valley, the international steelmaking venture Wheeling-Nisshin Inc. continues to invest in the area as it moves forward with new innovations in steelmaking.Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTAxiall Plant looking toward strong futurehttp://www.timesleaderonline.comhttp://www.timesleaderonline.com/page/content.detail/id/572031.htmlNATRIUM, W.Va. - The Axiall chemical plant along W.Va. 2 has been in business since 1943.Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTHorizontal drilling brings new life to industryhttp://www.timesleaderonline.comhttp://www.timesleaderonline.com/page/content.detail/id/572030.htmlWHEELING - From New York to California, and from Steubenville to Parkersburg, nearly everyone seems to have an opinion on fracking, the common term for hydraulic fracturing.Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDT