eRc Desk Update
E.g., Sunday, September 19, 2021
E.g., Sunday, September 19, 2021
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FAC questions forest diversion proposals in dense forest and elephant corridor 11th May 2019
EAC Thermal in March 2019 defers Deoghar UMPP in Jharkhand 3rd May 2019
EAC Thermal considering a 2400 MW project for EC in spite of policy thrust towards renewable 23rd April 2019
EAC Coal to consider 7.57 MTPA coal capacity addition 22nd April 2019
Mumbai-Ahemdabad High Speed Railway Project 22nd April 2019
EAC Thermal insists on hiring of EIA consultant by a PP before prescribing ToR 6th April 2019
EAC recommends 5 MTPA coal capacity addition in Chhattisgarh - 841 ha of virgin Hasdeo Arand Forest at stake 1st April 2019
FAC is considering an iron ore mine and a coal mine for diversion of biodiversity rich forest areas 28th March 2019
EAC Thermal considering a new 4000 MW project for prescribing ‘Terms of Reference’ in spite of policy thrust towards renewable 25th March 2019
FAC recommends diversion of 1529 ha of forest land in February 2019 12th March 2019
EAC recommends 2.65 MTPA coal capacity addition 5th March 2019
4000 MW Cheyyur TPP directed to prepare fresh EIA along with PH 3rd March 2019
FAC is considering 1743 ha of forest for diversion 20th February 2019
EAC (Coal) is considering 5.21 MTPA coal capacity addition 20th February 2019
EAC Thermal is considering two new coal fired TPP units for ToR 19th February 2019
EAC recommends 12 MTPA additional Coal mining in December 2018 8th February 2019
FAC is considering 2907 ha for diversion on 19 December 2018 19th December 2018
EAC recommended 1.4 mtpa additional coal mining in October 2018 13th December 2018
EAC (Coal) considering addition of about 10 mtpa coal capacity 11th December 2018
FAC Recommends Diversion of 154 ha 1st December 2018
FAC declines 8 infra proposals of Andhra Capital Region involving 3306 ha of forest land 28th November 2018
The Experts on FAC Should be the Voice of Forests and Wildlife: Pushp Jain 12th October 2017
Govt not interested in enforcing wetland rules 4th October 2017
Wetlands Rules Diluted 29th September 2017
FAC recommends 91,798 ha of forest in 70 projects 29th September 2017
FAC considering 2374 ha for diversion 20th September 2017
CBI books Jayanthi Natarajan in forest land clearance case 18th September 2017
NGT asks Assam to track jumbo movement around Deepor Beel
NGT: Nod only if thermal plants meet '15 norms
Goa increases coal handling capacity of Mormugao Port, a protected natural harbour
Power Generation vs Public Health: Government supporting power plants
Special Report: How the government ignored the cost of pollution and undermined its clean air rules
Forest ministry's 'new initiatives'
No new mining proposals to be considered from Saranda – FAC
Guidelines for diversion of forest for laying transmission lines through forest areas
Union Environment & Forest Minister Eyeing Harvest of Forest Area Several Times the Reported Increase
National Green Tribunal tells Posco not to cut trees until forest clearance
Dismal Compensatory Afforestation Track Record
Environmental Clearance Process – Sub-categorisation of B Category Proposals
FAC Recommends 1512 ha Forest Diversion in June 2013
Dumping of Debris Along the Yamuna River to Attract Fine of Rs 5 Lakh
NGT Orders No Sand Mining without Environment Clearance
Regional MoEF Offices should Upload Forest Clearances and SAG Agenda and Minutes within 7 days
National Green Tribunal directs Environmental Clearance for Port Expansion Project to be kept in Abeyance and directs for reappraisal of the Project
Eco-Sensitive Zones around all the six PAs in Goa
Gare Back for Environmental Clearance
Non-Compliance of National Green Tribunal Order in a Mining Case – A Principal Secretary of Goa May be Arrested
NGT Fines a Jindal Group Company Rs 10 Million
Moratorium in Sindhudurg and Ratnagiri Extended till 31 August 2013
Liberty to File a Fresh Application
NGT takes a Serious View of Impacts of Development on Dadri Wetland
Guidelines for Roads in Protected Areas
Appoint National Environment Regulator – Supreme Court
"Since 2008, more than half of all forest diversions being made for hydel projects in Uttarakhand occurred in Chamoli District alone."
Recording of Reasons in an Official Order Balances the Question of Onus
Strong opposition to Iron Ore Mine of JSW ISPAT at Gadchiroli Distt in Maharashtra
MoEF Constitutes a Committee to Enquire about Impacts of Illegal Sand Mining
All 12 Gram Sabhas Oppose Niyamgiri Bauxite Mining
Amendment of EIA Notification 2006 – Dilution of Process for Highway Expansion
Latest Office Memorandum on High Level Working Group (HLWG) on Western Ghats
FAC meeting on 11-12 July 2013 - 300 sq km forest area proposed to be considered for diversion
Petition seeking protection of ecology of Western Ghats is maintainable
FAC in July 2013 recommends 900 ha Forest Diversion
MoEF Committee finds Rampant, Unscientific and Illegal Sand Mining
Sixteen Mining Leases within Netravali Wildlife Sanctuary (Goa)
EAC (River Valley & Hydro Electric Project) Reconstituted
Highway Expansion – Environment Clearance Process Diluted
Felling of One Million Trees under Consideration
‘Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs (REFiTs)’ in the Context of Africa
Protection of Flood Plains of the Yamuna and Hindon Rivers
Renewal of Mining Lease in India Would Not Require Environment Clearance in Case It has been Previously Obtained
Orientation on National Green Tribunal at Kochi
Asiatic Lion has a Chance
FAC Meets on 9-10 May to Consider 2183 ha Forest Diversion
Polluting Industry Operating in Residential Area
EAC Coal Takes a Serious Note of Representation by ERC
37 per cent of the Western Ghats Identified as Ecologically Sensitive
FAC meeting on 9 -10 May 2013 –Issue of Compensatory Afforestation Track Records
FAC Meets on 10-11 June 2013 - 4690 ha Proposed for Diversion
Many Hands and Faces are Blacken with Murky Coal Dealings
FAC Recommends Diversion of 3316 ha Forest in its February 2013 Meeting
FAC Recommends Diversion of About 5000 ha of Forest Land for Non-Forestry Use
Concerns Regarding Expansion of Nasik TPP
Stay Order on Leather Park Complex in Agra District of Uttar Pradesh in India
Orientation on National Green Tribunal (NGT) at Coimbatore
Supreme Court Asks IITs to Help in Saving the Yamuna River
Action Plan for Control of Noise Pollution
NGT Forms a Committee to Review Pollution Status in NOIDA, UP, India
National Green Tribunal directs Environmental Clearance for construction project to be kept in abeyance
SWGM meets in Goa Again - Commemorates 25 year and chart the Road Ahead
CEC Files a Damning Interim Report in the SC on Goa Mining
NHAI wants to be Allowed to Bypass Green Clearance Processes
FAC Feb 2013 Tree Enumeration statistics
Public Hearing for a Leather Complex in Andhra Pradesh Concluded, Is It?
NGT – Review of Kaziranga Judgement Dismissed
Restoration of Agriculture Land impacted by Dumping of Mining Waste
NGT Judgment on Noise Pollution - Ministry to Set Standards for Sirens
Half a million trees proposed to be felled in 15 projects
Critique of EIA Report of Mithi Virdi Nuclear Power Project Proposed in Gujarat
Forest Clearance for Gola River Bed Mining in Uttarakhand
Exemption of Existing Coal Mines from Public Hearing Process in Case of Expansion
NGT does not modify its Kaziranga Judgment in a Review Application
Extension of the deadline for declaration of Eco-Sensitive Zones (ESZs) around National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries