Professor Paul Younger, fracking and divestment

Ric Lander made this Freedom of Information request to University of Glasgow

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Dear University of Glasgow,

I would like to request the following information:

1. I wish to see any emails containing the phrases 'fracking', 'moratorium', 'divest', 'divestment', 'research funding', 'the Times', 'fossil free', 'student campaign' or 'People & Planet', sent or received by Professor Paul Younger the Rankine Chair of Engineering, Professor of Energy Engineering (Systems Power and Energy), between 1st May 2014 and 3rd February 2015.

2. I wish to see any emails sent or received, by Professor Paul Younger the Rankine Chair of Engineering, Professor of Energy Engineering (Systems Power and Energy), to Principal and Vice Chancellor Professor Anton Muscatelli, between 1st May 2014 and 3rd February 2015.

3. I wish to see any emails sent or received, by Professor Paul Younger the Rankine Chair of Engineering, Professor of Energy Engineering (Systems Power and Energy), to Mr David Newall Secretary of Court, between 1st May 2014 and 3rd February 2015.

Yours faithfully,

Ric Lander

FOI Office, University of Glasgow

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Dear Mr Lander,

Further to your Freedom of Information request, dated 03 February 2015 timed 17:25 hours, please find a letter of acknowledgement attached.

You will find that the University's acknowledgement of your information request is in PDF (Portable Document Format) file(s) attached to this email.

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Dear Mr Lander,

We apologise for the delay in responding to your FOISA request noted above.

We are presently preparing a response to your request and will contact you as soon as this has been completed.

Yours sincerely


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Dear Data Protection and Freedom of Information Office,

Could you give my an idea of how long the information will take to collect? I'm told by law it should have been provided by the end of today.

Best wishes,

Ric Lander

FOI Office, University of Glasgow

Dear Mr Lander,

As previously advised, we are currently in the process of preparing a response to your request. We are unable to confirm when this will be complete, but can assure you we are treating your request as a priority and will respond as quickly as possible.

Your sincerely

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Dear Data Protection and Freedom of Information Office,

Could you please explain to me when this data will be provided. This request is now 3 weeks delayed.

Is there a reason why the information is taking so long to obtain?

Yours sincerely,

Ric Lander

FOI Office, University of Glasgow

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Dear Mr Lander,

With apologies for the delay, please find attached the University's response to your Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 request dated 03 February 2015 timed 17:25 hours.

Please be advised due to file size, the response will be forwarded to you in 4 emails (this email being 1 of 4).

You will find that the University's response to your information request is in PDF (Portable Document Format) file(s) attached to this email.

The PDF file format is used for electronic distribution because it preserves the look and feel of the original document complete with fonts, colours, images, and layout. To open a PDF file you can download a free program called Acrobat Reader and install it onto your computer by clicking on to the following URL:

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Yours sincerely,

Data Protection and Freedom of Information Office

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Email: [University of Glasgow request email]

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Level 6
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Dear Mr Lander,

Please find response email 3 of 4

Yours sincerely,

Data Protection and Freedom of Information Office

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Dear Mr Lander,

We have received an undelivered message with regards to email response 2 of 4, due to the size of the attachment.

Please be advised we are re-issuing these in attachments entitled Appendix C (2a) and C (2b) of 4.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

Yours sincerely

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Dear Mr Lander,

Please find response attachment entitled Appendix C (2b).

Yours sincerely

Data Protection and Freedom of Information Office

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Dear Mr Lander,

We have received an undelivered message with regards to the size of the attachment in our email response.

Please be advised we are re-issuing these in attachments entitled Appendix C (1a) and C (1b).

We apologise for any inconvenience.

Yours sincerely

Data Protection and Freedom of Information Office

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Dear Mr Lander,

Please find response attachment entitled Appendix C (1b).

Yours sincerely

Data Protection and Freedom of Information Office

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Email: [University of Glasgow request email]

FOI Office, University of Glasgow

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Dear Mr Lander,

We have received an undelivered message with regards to the size of the attachment in our email response.

Please be advised we are re-issuing these in attachments entitled Appendix C (3a) and C (3b).

We apologise for any inconvenience.

Yours sincerely

Data Protection and Freedom of Information Office

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Email: [University of Glasgow request email]

FOI Office, University of Glasgow

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Dear Mr Lander,

Please find response attachment entitled Appendix C (3b).

Yours sincerely

Data Protection and Freedom of Information Office

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Email: [University of Glasgow request email]

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