Tenn. university proposes fracking on its own land

Mar 15, 2013 Read more: wate.com

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.

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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.'

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