Green clearance

Online system for green nod in 12 states by next month: MoEF

Around 12 states are expected to launch online platform for green clearances by next month to ensure transparency and faster approval of projects, a top Environment Ministry official said.

May 25, 2015, 18:23 PM IST

Govt to take call on green nod to hydro-power projects this week

The Environment Ministry is likely to take a call this week on giving a green clearance to Jindal Power Ltd for setting up 3,097 mega watt hydro electric project in Dibang Valley of Arunachal Pradesh.

Feb 24, 2015, 14:25 PM IST

Goa to urge Centre to lift suspension on green clearance

The Goa government will write to the union environment and forests ministry to revoke the suspension of green clearances to the state's mining leases in order to spur the restarting of iron ore mines, which have been non-operational for more than two years, Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar said Friday.

Jan 16, 2015, 18:20 PM IST

Delays in grant of green clearance hurt production plans: CIL

Coal India Friday said inordinate delays in the receipt of green clearances for mining proposals have stalled investment decisions on 67 new projects and also affected expansion work in ongoing projects, translating into an annual production loss of 200 million tonnes (MT).

Jul 22, 2011, 16:28 PM IST

Himachal to re-submit Renuka dam proposal for green clearance

The ministry has objected to submersion of 775 hectares of forest land with the construction of a dam on Renuka river, a tributary of the Yamuna river, in Sirmaur district.

Mar 11, 2011, 14:23 PM IST