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PROMOTING JOINT ENERGY INITIATIVES

Since 2002, WVU and China have created opportunities that encourage bilateral cooperation on energy and environmental issues.

US-China energy center  

Reducing emissions, shifting to cleaner energy sources, and implementing advanced energy technologies are common interests of both countries

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WVU FACULTY AND STUDENTS: JOIN US!

The Shanxi International Energy Group gave WVU researchers a tour of its Ruiguang Power Generation Plant in October 2018 to share updates on the plant's newest environmental technologies

We offer programs to WVU faculty and students who wish to participate.

Programs

Partnerships

 Creating energy opportunities for research, networking and education with China.

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Academic and Research Programs

Promoting joint student programs and research between WVU and Chinese universities leading to study abroad and degree programs from BS to PhD levels.

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Bilateral Cooperation

Continuing bilateral energy conferences sponsored by federal and industrial organizations from both countries.

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Executive Training

Providing training for technology managers regarding business development practices in U.S. and China.

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Cultural Exchange and Economic Development

Supporting economic development benefiting West Virginia and promoting cultural programs involving universities, sister cities and sister states.