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  • Main Title Inventory of federally-funded projects and programs related to anthracite


  • Name: Berger Associates, Harrisburg, PA (USA)
    Place of Publication: United States


  • Creation: 1980-06-01


  • English


  • Content Description: This report is a compilation of descriptions of federal projects and programs that are concerned in some way with anthracite. It is the first inventory of its type to be prepared. Among the projects and programs described are those completed in the latter half of 1979, those that are currently active, and others that will start soon. Of the 43 projects described, 8 involve research, development, and demonstration (RD and D) of technologies aimed at enhancing the use of anthracite or anthracite mining waste; 6 address environmental problems associated with anthracite mining or use; 9 provide information on the anthracite industry; 16 involve studies related to anthracite; and 4 are miscellaneous projects and programs. These projects and programs represent federal government expenditures of $27.1 million, excluding current military purchases of anthracite for use in European bases of $33.6 million, and US Bureau of Mines mined land demonstration and reclamation projects of $38.3 million.
  • Physical Description: Pages: 101


  • Keyword: Research Programs
  • Keyword: Coal Gasification
  • Keyword: Chemical Reactions
  • Keyword: Coal Mines
  • Keyword: Fuels
  • STI Subject Categories: 01 Coal, Lignite, And Peat
  • Keyword: Oxidation
  • Keyword: Site Selection
  • Keyword: Land Reclamation
  • Keyword: Abandoned Sites
  • Keyword: Demonstration Programs
  • Keyword: Fluidized-Bed Combustion
  • Keyword: Geologic Deposits
  • Keyword: Black Coal
  • Keyword: Thermochemical Processes
  • Keyword: Revegetation
  • Keyword: Wellman-Galusha Process
  • Keyword: Coal
  • Keyword: Fossil Fuels
  • Keyword: Anthracite
  • Keyword: Spoil Banks
  • Keyword: Coal Deposits
  • Keyword: Usa
  • Keyword: Wastes 010000* -- Coal, Lignite, & Peat
  • Keyword: Mineral Wastes
  • Keyword: Solid Wastes
  • Keyword: Sludges
  • Keyword: Combustion
  • Keyword: Energy Sources
  • Keyword: Gasification
  • Keyword: Mines
  • Keyword: Resources
  • Keyword: Waste Product Utilization
  • Keyword: North America
  • Keyword: Evaluation
  • Keyword: Carbonaceous Materials


  • Name: Office of Scientific & Technical Information Technical Reports
    Code: OSTI


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report


  • Text


  • Report No.: DOE/RA/20005-1
  • Grant Number: AC01-79RA-20005
  • DOI: 10.2172/5361315
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 5361315
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1072197


  • Display Note: NTIS, PC A06/MF A01.