FACTORS AFFECTING FUTURE EXPANSION OF THE COAL TRANSPORTATION NETWORK: LEGAL AND INSTITUTIONAL CONSTRAINTS ON ACCELERATED COAL FREIGHT

This Department of Energy publication considers those factors which will determine the ability of the railroads, water carriers, coal slurry pipelines, high voltage electrical transmission lines, and truck movements to meet increasing demands for coal hauling capacity. The aim of this publication is to identify the major legal and institutional constraints confronting the coal haulers such that their resolution will result in expedient and economic transportation of coal to market.

  • Corporate Authors:

    West Virginia Governor's Office

    Office of Economic and Community Development
    Charleston, West VA,   United States 
  • Authors:
    • Stacy, D M
  • Publication Date: 1978-7

Media Info

  • Pagination: 93 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00193774
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Energy Research Abstracts
  • Report/Paper Numbers: METC/SP-78/7
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 26 1980 12:00AM