Tenn. university proposes fracking on...

Tenn. university proposes fracking on its own land

There are 1 comment on the wate.com story from Mar 15, 2013, titled Tenn. university proposes fracking on its own land. In it, wate.com reports that:

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The University of Tennessee wants to allow hydraulic fracturing to extract natural gas on a state-owned tract of rolling woodland, raising the hackles of environmentalists who question its stated goal of raising funds to research the environmental impact of such drilling.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at wate.com.

feta

Fort Wayne, IN

#1 Mar 15, 2013
Have safely been fracking in Indiana for 60 years....I don't think so, knowing the industry has kept the public from viewing cases sealed when energy companies settled lawsuits with landowners. If it's so safe, let the public review all the cases, here in Indiana, as well as in Tennesee, elsewhere, before destroying more vast tracts of land in the name of the universities god called 'research.'

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Nashville Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Teens charged in Gatlinburg fire 41 min I used to be someone 1
Negroes and crime 3 hr I used to be someone 14
Tn was site of the largest drug bust in history (Jul '14) 8 hr Natisa 2
News Clinic Accused Of Selling Prescription Drugs Il... (Aug '09) 12 hr Austin Florence 80
News Nicole Kidman's priest says actress hopes one d... 15 hr Sco-ttt 2
News Dolly Parton heartbroken by wildfires torching ... Tue moron 33
Review: Ilovekickboxing - Nashville (Sep '15) Tue Noway 21

Nashville Jobs

More from around the web

Personal Finance

Nashville Mortgages