In the model formulation, data banks on coal supply, transportation, and demand are used in a linear optimization procedure which derives potential coal supply systems under alternative future demand scenarios. Insights into such policy areas as coal production, cash flows, employment, land use, and environmental quality may also be gained.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Sponsored in part by Pennsylvania Science and Engineering Foundation, Harrisburg.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Pennsylvania State University, University Park

    Pennsylvania Transportation Institute, Transportation Research Building
    University Park, PA  USA  16802

    Pennsylvania Science and Engineering Foundation

    Harrisburg, PA  USA 

    Appalachian Regional Commission

    1666 Connecticut Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20235
  • Authors:
    • Knight, C G
    • Manula, C B
  • Publication Date: 1977-6-30

Media Info

  • Pagination: 311 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00185917
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: ARC-75-164/PA-4374
  • Contract Numbers: ARC-75-164/PA-4374
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 29 1979 12:00AM