September 13, 2013 -
UTIA gas and oil research initiative to be put on hold
The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture has decided to place its gas and oil research initiative on hold after receiving no bids from potential industry partners. To read more click here.
July 23, 2013 -
WUOT's Dialogue: Fracking in Tennessee
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July 5, 2013 -
The UTIA Gas and Oil Research Initiative Advisory Council has met to discuss the research areas of water quality and geology.
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June 17, 2013 -
UTIA Gas and Oil Project Update on Trustees' October Agenda
In October, a formal update on the oil and gas lease and research project proposed by the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture will be made to the UT Board of Trustees. To read the full story, please click here.
June 11, 2013
- Advisory Council Meeting June 25th
The next Advisory Council meeting for the gas and oil research project will be held on Tuesday, June 25th from 4-6 p.m. at the Oak Ridge forest. This meeting will focus on the research area of geology and geology formations. For more info about the Oak Ridge Forest, please click here
June 7, 2013
- UT Issues RFP For Gas and Oil Initiative
In conjunction with the UT Purchasing Office, the UT Institute of Agriculture has issued a request for proposal (RFP) and will conduct a pre-bid proposal conference and limited site tour for prospective partners regarding the Gas and Oil Research Initiative. For information on the RFP click here
. For information on the pre-proposal conference, click here
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