Skewed environment panels kept green light on amber

Dec 24 2013, 13:53 IST
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Jayanthi Natarajan Jayanthi Natarajan
SummaryINHA had in a letter to Jayanthi Natarajan expressed its lack of confidence in body.

still awaited, which led the company recently approaching the prime minister’s project monitoring group for speedy clearance.

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The project has been languishing since 2007. The clearances granted to it were withdrawn in 2011 and its revalidation is still hanging fire in the National Green Tribunal.

Several projects are stuck for want of timely clearances including the 1,200 MW Mahan project that was supposed to be fed from the Mahan coal block, which got embroiled in the “go, no-go” area classification in which the two proponents — Essar and Hindalco — lost two years. The project involves more than $1 billion of investment and currently is awaiting the final environmental clearance by the ministry.

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