Fracking Research

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Dear Middlesex University,

I would like to formally request the following information regarding Hydraulic fracturing (also hydrofracturing, hydrofracking, fracking, or fraccing); a well-stimulation technique in which rock is fractured by a hydraulically pressurized liquid:

1) The total value of successful research grants received by the university in the area
of Hydraulic fracturing, between Jan 1st 2001 and 2nd Dec 2014, broken down by each year?

2) The value of each individual research grant received in the area of Hydraulic fracturing, between Jan 1st 2001 and 2nd Dec 2014, as well as. the year they were received and who funded the grant?

3) The value of any donations or partnerships received for research in the area of Hydraulic fracturing, between Jan 1st 2001 and 2nd Dec 2014, as well as. the year they were received and who funded the grant?

Yours faithfully,

Andrew Taylor

Teresa Kelly, Middlesex University

Dear Mr Taylor
I acknowledge your request for information received on 21 January 2015.

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Regards
Teresa Kelly

Teresa Kelly  | Clerk to the Board | Middlesex University
Hendon campus  |  The Burroughs  |  London  |  NW4 4BT  | 020 8411 6018  |  [Middlesex University request email] 

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Teresa Kelly, Middlesex University

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Dear Mr Taylor - please see attached response to your request for information.

Regards
Teresa Kelly

Teresa Kelly  | Clerk to the Board | Middlesex University
Hendon campus  |  The Burroughs  |  London  |  NW4 4BT  | 020 8411 6018  |  [Middlesex University request email] 

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