Environment panel recommends clearance to Coal India unit's mining project: report. Cairn India may spend Rs 13,000 crore in developing an oil and gas block in Krishna-Godavari Basin over a period of time even as it geared up to undertake drilling of 64 exploratory and appraisal wells in that block. According to the Forest Survey of India, the country has 4,975 sq. This website follows the DNPA Code of Ethics, Make sure all words are spelled correctly. “This money is sent to fixed deposits and the foundation uses the interest to fund its activities thereby not depending on government funds at all,” a forest official said. Environment Ministry body may consider NMDC's 2 Chhattisgarh projects next week: report. It recently proposed the 2,011 sq km Angria Bank, a submerged plateau 105 km (56.7 nautical miles) off Malvan in the Sindhudurg, as a protected area, which was approved by the State Board of Wildlife last month. Tomorrow is different. Over five years, the foundation has undertaken numerous research projects to improve the livelihood of coastal communities as well as increase awareness and capacity building through marine biodiversity research along the Konkan coast. “We have been highlighting this since our very first meeting and the Centre should take this forward in light of coastal and marine conservation. Chennai, Thus, funds to offset environmental impacts for projects are channelised through a well-established structure governed ultimately by the state for coastal and climatic resilience.”. Copyright © 2020 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. All rights reserved. Apte added, “This is an effective mechanism wherein instead of companies spending money on their own (where effectiveness cannot be monitored), funds are allocated either for mangrove conservation or marine research through annual plans developed by this foundation. Choose your reason below and click on the Report button. It was in December 2014 that the Expert Appraisal Committee (EAC) of the Union Environment Ministry had examined UltraTech Cement's proposal and suggested green clearance. Environment Ministry Gives 'Green Signal' to Power Project in Telangana, Telangana News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 16, 2015. GVK allowed to use diesel as an alternate fuel at Andhra plant.

Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change 135th meeting of Expert Appraisal Committee for Projects related to Infrastructure Development, Coastal Regulation Zone, Building/Construction and Miscellaneous projects held on 30 th June – 2 nd July, 2014, Conference Hall, Paryavaran Bhawan, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi – 110 022. Reliance Industries Gets Green Panel Nod For Jetty Expansion In Gujarat, Business | Press Trust of India | Monday August 29, 2016. Thank you for subscribing to our daily newsletter.

HYDERABAD: An Expert Appraisal Committee under the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) has accorded green signal to the expansion and development of an airport at Hubli in Karnataka. https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/build-mangrove-cells-across-all-coastal-states-environment-ministry-panel/story-rWQhXgqZQW2ED5WcrnveNI.html, Build mangrove cells across all coastal states: Environment ministry panel, https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/5-yrs-of-orop-pm-modi-salutes-soldiers-for-courageously-protecting-nation/story-cCDk1kMDIaQF5t52kayyVI.html, 5 yrs of OROP: PM Modi salutes soldiers for courageously protecting nation, https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/mumbai-s-minimum-temperature-drops-below-20-c-aqi-in-moderate-zone/story-4MxgtPIqX7ucE5RvYT43eO.html, Mumbai’s minimum temperature drops below 20°C, AQI in moderate zone, https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/covid-19-vaccine-doctors-mbbs-students-among-30-crore-people-to-get-covid-19-vaccine-first-aadhaar-not-mandatory/story-6lF3VroyWduBFMy3eiFujI.html, Doctors, MBBS students among 30 crore people to get Covid-19 vaccine first, https://www.hindustantimes.com/bihar-election/bihar-assembly-election-2020-7-69-per-cent-turnout-till-9am-in-final-phase-polling/story-MKeJwFjoJNTcorY41E7dFP.html, Bihar Assembly Election 2020: 7.69 per cent turnout till 9am in final phase polling. The Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) has allowed GVK Group's gas-based power plant in East Godavari to use diesel as an alternate fuel after the company said gas supplies from Reliance D-6 block was dwindling. Jaipur, Known as White Chippi in Marathi, Sonneratia alba grow up to five feet with white flowers having a pink base, and bear distinct green apples as fruits used to make pickles. The state is likely to publish the formal government resolution on the decision later this month. The cell is responsible for the declaration and protection of the 16.9 sq km Thane Creek Flamingo Sanctuary and the protection of the Malvan Marine Sanctuary. Delhi, Mumbai, Over the eight years since the inception of the cell and five years since the foundation was constituted, Maharashtra recorded the highest increase in mangrove cover (37%) across India between 2015 (222 sq km) and 2017 (304 sq km), and second highest increase in mangrove cover in India (by another 16 sq km) between 2017 and 2019.