Fracking Research

Andrew Taylor made this Freedom of Information request to Coventry University

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Dear Coventry 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

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Can you confirm that this is not the email address for the FOI office.

Yours faithfully,

Andrew Taylor

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William Doherty, Coventry University

Dear Andrew,

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT REQUEST – FOIA0214

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Dear Andrew

 

Re: Freedom of Information – FOIA0214 – Fracking Research

 

Thank you for your email of 21^st January 2015 where you requested
information about Hydraulic fracturing (also hydrofracturing,
hydrofracking, fracking, or fraccing); a well-stimulation technique in
which rock is fractured by a hydraulically pressurized liquid.

 

I am writing to advise you that, we have made numerous enquiries with
relevant departments of the University and have established that the
information you requested is not held by Coventry University, as the
University has not undertaken any of the research in the areas you have
specified.

 

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procedure provided by the University.

 

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Cheshire

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Kind Regards

 

Will

 

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