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E.g., Saturday, August 24, 2019
E.g., Saturday, August 24, 2019
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Government suggests spring rejuvenation programme for water security
National Green Tribunal seeks eco-sensitive zone tag for Assam wetland Deepor Beel
Climate change takes a toll on Western Ghats
SC's Tryst With Protection Of History And Culture Through Taj Trapezium Case
Prakash Javedekar assures environmental clearance to real estate projects within 60 days
NGT fines Wai municipal council with Rs 25 lakh for concretisation of riverbed
MoEFCC simplifies norms for projects in eco-zones
‘Impact of air pollution is like smoking 5-7 cigarettes a day’
Climate crisis reducing land’s ability to sustain humanity, says IPCC
Jal Shakti ministry to oppose environment ministry’s ground water suggestions
Gujarat: Industries seek more time to meet National Green Tribunal norms
Now, study climate change impact on wildlife
Coal Utilisation Won’t Decrease in India’s Energy Mix, Strict Emission Norms for Power Plants Needed to Save Lives
NGT raps CPCB over air pollution; says it''s a scientific body, not Kindergarten
Activists in Assam slam NGT for ‘nod’ to 2,000 MW dam
National Green Tribunal panel censures Delhi Jal Board for missing project deadline
The issue of illegal mining of minor minerals in India
154 trees to be cut for gas pipeline through Sanjay Gandhi National Park
Scorched Earth:The suffocation of the National Green Tribunal
Recycle & reuse: Indian government proposes a resource efficiency policy
Climate change real; govt, businesses, individuals must fight it together: Environment secretary
NGT seeks report on polluting industries in residential sector
New tiger estimation report provides glimpse of hope for human-animal co-existence
More tigers recorded, but with habitats under threat will the uptick continue?
National Green Tribunal (NGT) Okays Lower Subansiri Dam Expert Panel
Delhi HC, asks for revaluation of all the clearances in Nauroji Nagar redevelopment project, after being informed of NBCC’s copying act
NGT directs Centre to submit report on plea penalising misuse of water
Burning bright: on India’s tiger census
Uttarakhand minister seeks PM intervention to clear road through tiger reserves
Supreme Court: Stop development of road in Rajaji reserve
Congress flaunted forest rights law in Delhi, dodges it in Kanker
Fill National Green Tribunal vacancies quickly, Madras HC tells Centre
National Green Tribunal Seeks a Report on Water Situation from the Centre, Delhi Jal Board
India ranks among the last 5 countries in handling environmental problems
Has the tiger population risen by 20% to cross 2,600
NGT panel head on Hindon river resigns, cites ‘non-cooperation’ from UP govt
Green panel approves creation of reservoirs on Yamuna floodplains
Coal India subsidiaries face Rs 53,331 crore penalties for over producing 
Environment Ministry endorses water conservation fee on residential complexes, agriculture sector: Report
Hydropower projects come back in focus with Dibang dam push and the dam safety bill
BMC Coastal Road Project: Supreme Court notice in appeal against Bombay HC judgment
Formulate Mechanism For Dismantling Old Vehicles: Green Panel Asks Centre
UN asks India to update plan to curb greenhouse gas emissions
Illegal sand mining: Supreme Court issues notices to Centre, CBI and 5 states
National Green Tribunal slaps penalty of Rs 1 crore on Grasim Industries
Supreme Court seeks EPCA response on petition questioning its constitution
Ganga cleaning: NGT junks Bihar govt’s plea seeking review of penalty imposed on it
Explainer | The Controversy Surrounding Dibang Dam, India's Largest Hydropower Project
As SC hearing nears, Adivasis recall evictions that led to Forest Act
Task force formed to monitor solid waste management programmes in district
Bio-Medical Waste Management: States to pay Fine of Rs 1 crore per month if Hospitals found violating rules, says NGT
PMO steps in to address Ghazipur landfill issue
Delhi Metro Phase-IV: Supreme Court asks DDA to clarify stand on funding for 3 priority corridors
NGT panel to check operation of stone crushers near schools
Central panel clears several projects including one for IAF in J&K
Study Shows Yamuna's Stretch Near Delhi's Wazirabad Barrage Unsuitable for Aquatic Life
Environment or economy, asks Nitin Gadkari
Second wildlife census next year
Gurugram, Panipat critically polluted
NGT refuses to review order imposing penalty on Ansal Buildwell and two others
NGT devises formula for penalising violators of TN Biomedical Waste Management Rules
Bombay HC Quashes Clearances for Rs 14,000 Crore Coastal Road Project
Deposit Rs 20 crore, take six months to clear plant of legacy waste : NGT
Global problem, local solutions: on biodiversity
FRI to revive ‘almost dead’ Yamuna by 2025 
Green tribunal seeks fresh report on illegal groundwater extraction
Reflections from ‘Sacred Rivers and Climate Change’ at London’s Climate Action Week
Illegal, unregulated coal mining in Meghalaya caused environmental degradation, says SC
NGT sets up panel to examine effect of advancing paddy transplantation on groundwater level
Noida sets up committee on environment, DM to head it
India needs to ramp up energy consumption to be at par with developed nations
Meghalaya pulled up over illegal mining
NGT seeks report on construction in Aravalis
Andhra Pradesh to Issue Recovery Notices to Solar, Wind Projects for Loss Caused to DISCOM
Hydel in jumbo habitats: SC notice to state, Centre
NDA's Draft Forest Law Is More Draconian Than What the British Left Us With
Supreme Court slaps ₹100 cr. fine on Meghalaya govt. for failing to curb illegal coal mining
Farmers allege illegal sand mining in Yamuna floodplains, administration denies claim
Water a concern but not as big as Niti said: Gajendra Singh Shekhawat
316 out of 651 protected areas under final ESZ notification: Environment Ministry
Complaints Of Air Pollution: NGT Chairman Visits Solid Waste Management Plant In Electronic City
Bullet train project: PMO responds to green activists' plea on mangroves
Bullet train project: PMO responds to green activists' plea on mangroves
Gomti River: Is Penalty the Answer?
Yettinahole stream diversion project: Where’s the water?
Design of Thane bullet train station reworked to reduce number of mangroves affected: NHSRCL
EDMC proposal to take over land at Gonda Gujran postponed
Sterlite Copper tells Madras HC that Tamil Nadu govt's closure order of Tuticorin unit is 'naked' discrimination
PCB tells polluter to pay before reopening
A Rs 56,000-cr afforestation fund threatens India's indigenous communities
9 members of panel for green nod to coal projects skipped key meeting
Violators of crop residue burning to be penalized: Narendra Singh Tomar
NGT asks local bodies to act tough against violators
Process of granting environmental clearances has become fast
The political response to India’s water emergency is tepid
Pollution Worse In Indian Cities As Registered Vehicles Up By 700 Times Since 1951, Study Suggests
KCZMA identifies 65 major CRZ violations
SC agrees to hear on Monday Rajasthan stone-crushers’ plea against NGT order
UT seeks report on door-to-door garbage collection system
Adani Australia gets final environmental approval for Carmichael mine
Be A Model Of Compliance With The Environmental Norms": NGT Asks Railways To take Remedial Measures Against Pollution
Ensure big drains are desilted in city, Delhi BJP writes to EPCA
File report on pollution near Shakur Basti: NGT to pollution body
CRZ 2019: "When the perpetrators are govt owned, who do we complain to?"
Six years on, have NGT orders made an impact on city's eco concerns?
Rivers in India: a reality check
Study methods to recharge groundwater: NGT to panel
Badshahpur drain's concretisation: NGT seeks impact report on groundwater recharge
Govt modifies compensatory afforestation rules for ease of business
Hire consultant to prepare report on waste water: Civic body
NGT directs municipal corporations to submit report on landfill sites in Delhi
DTTDC fined Rs 5.5 lakh for choking Yamuna
PIL in Delhi HC seeks protection of Jahanpanah forest
Govt modifies compensatory afforestation rules for ease of business
Problem only where borewells are being used
Yettinahole won’t quench thirst but will destroy environment
NGT seeks status report on Pragati Maidan plan
Ahmedabad air pollution: NGT seeks report on petcock use
Indian forests may be able to withstand climate change better than feared
Water supplied by civic bodies needs no RO filtration: NGT
NGT slaps Rs 10,000 penalty on UPPCB for "misleading" report
NGT seeks action taken report on brick kilns running in UP
Delhi: Below mountains of trash lie poison lakes
The Politics Of Climate Crisis | Environment
Limestone mines near deer sanctuary get nod
Petitions against controversial Yettinohole project dismissed by NGT
NDA 2.0: What it means for India’s environment?
Over 9000 stubble-burning cases in Punjab, Amritsar tops list
NGT Seeks PCB Response On Application For Allowing Road Transportation Of Coal
How Environment-friendly Are Election Manifestos?
Sterlite expects to reopen Tuticorin plant in next few months
Air pollution may up childhood anxiety, depression: Study
Groundwater reserves estimate to be updated soon
Reality check: Delhi’s five lakes at deep end
NGT seeks report from DDA on conserving Neela Hauz lake
Amid elections, government proposes overhaul of environment clearance rules
Wake up call: Indian forests, mangroves turning brown from green
Even a drop of pollution in Ganga is matter of concern: NGT
Why NGT Thinks Allahabad Is on the Verge of an Epidemic After Kumbh Mela
Central Pollution Control Board clears Telangana govt's plan to restore 8 rivers in 5 phases
Pune bench NGT has not been functioning since Feb 2018, says Kulkarni
NGT tells states, UTs to emulate Haryana, inventory water bodies
No green nod required for construction on 20000-50000 sq metre area: Env Min's new EIA notification
FAC questions forest diversion proposals in dense forest and elephant corridor
Environmental pollution is the biggest development challenge: Survey
NGT seeks compliance report on solid waste management rules
Submit report on eco-sensitive zone finalisation in Western Ghats: NGT to MoEF
Clean fuel can improve air quality: Study
SC gives temporary relief to Volkswagen Group in National Green Tribunal fine case
[Commentary] Nearly a decade old, is the National Green Tribunal losing its bite?
NGT directs environment ministry to furnish report on forest fires
Costs of environmental damage due to illegal mining in Gir-Somnath, Junagadh sought
NGT Okays New Road Project on Floodplains of the Panzara River in Dhule
Meghalaya government favours coal mining regulations
Volkswagen emissions: SC issues notice in challenge to 500 crore fine imposed by NGT
Expect hotter days, air quality to cross ‘very poor’ mark
EAC GIVES ALL CLEAR FOR MOPA?
Cutting dirty household fuels may save 2.7 lakh lives annually in India: Study
EAC Thermal in March 2019 defers Deoghar UMPP in Jharkhand
Ensure scientific disposal of medical waste: NGT to UP and Delhi pollution boards
NGT tells MoEF; notes majority of people will be affected by diluted water standards
Contentious infra projects in Goa, Gujarat get green nod
Bandipur night traffic ban should stay, Highways Ministry tells SC
Madras HC stops government construction on wetlands
NGT fines Goa CRZ body Rs 1 crore for non-compliance
Environment Ministry Constitutes Committee To Implement National Clean Air Programme
Andhra pollution board classifies major rivers in state under ‘C’ category
Low water level at STP comes as surprise for NGT panel
Basic CPCB guidelines that genset users in India should follow to ensure proper installation, maintenance and disposal of generators
Can a serving bureaucrat criticise judgement of the Supreme Court?
HC raps BMC for ‘felling’ trees, gives lesson on protecting environment
Field fires hit air quality in Karnal
NGT seeks report over allegations of pollution caused by garbage vehicles
NGT order: No HC relief for sand mining co
Failed by NGT, saved by SC
NGT directs CPCB to submit report on used tyres
World’s worst air pollution finally emerges as an election issue in India
Coal mining has turned Meghalaya’s rivers acidic. Can humble algae revive them?
When wings were rightly clipped
Gurugram has failed to deal with waste: NGT
Promises versus Deeds
11 fascinating environmental protections and laws around the world
Alarmed at post-Kumbh mess in Prayagraj, NGT warns of epidemic
National Green Tribunal Inspect Polavaram Project
Goa turbulence throws light on mega projects
Finally, Kaziranga breathes free
NGT grants more time to ICD Tughlakabad to submit action plan on phasing out diesel vehicles
Bullet train: Bids invited for India’s first undersea tunnel
E corp fined Rs 50 lakh for Ghazipur abattoir pollution
Need to revamp climate education, education is an asset, force multiplier for Climate Action: India
Toxic waste continues to pollute Yamuna river
Wider implications of Supreme Court judgment on environmental clearance to Mopa Airport in Goa
Red tape and officialese
Volkswagen moves Supreme Court against NGT’s Rs 500 crore fine
EAC Thermal considering a 2400 MW project for EC in spite of policy thrust towards renewable
India's coal import rises 9 pc to 234 MT in FY19
Revolutionary paint offers solution to air pollution
EAC Coal to consider 7.57 MTPA coal capacity addition
Mumbai-Ahemdabad High Speed Railway Project
For Subansiri okay, Govt looks at report of panel under judicial scrutiny
Examine plea claiming damage to trees: NGT
NGT directs govt to submit report on constitution of Biodiversity Management Committees
Submit factual, action report on Nainital and Naini Lake: NGT
NGT calls for coal audit in Meghalaya
Shut polluting industries in Taloja till CETP restored: NGT
Modify circular that violates FRA, Tribal Affairs tells Environment Ministry
765 polluting units fined
NGT sets up Central monitoring panel in a bid to reduce pollution stretches
Green tribunal to look into Yamuna floodplain erosion
Maharashtra has highest number of polluted rivers in country: NGT
Supreme Court stays NGT order fining DU colleges for not harvesting rainwater
Why Madras HC quashed Land Acquisition for the 8 Lane Chennai-Salem Highway Project
NGT directive on sand mining in Krishna a lesson for govt: Activist
SC notice to Centre on coal mining in Chhattisgarh
EAC Thermal insists on hiring of EIA consultant by a PP before prescribing ToR
‘Spell out action taken on illegal water extraction’
Environment Ministry advises Delhi Govt to come up with Heat Wave Action Plan
After Ken, sand mining threat to Dhasan river
NGT forms panel to look into green capping of landfill sites issue in Delhi
National Green Tribunal imposes Rs 100 crore fine on Andhra Pradesh govt
Our clean air plan is a missed chance
NGT team dissatisfied with biomedical treatment plants
Green cracker trial update in Supreme Court
The Rise of the Rights of Nature
Supreme Court order on Goa airport will impact Bengaluru elevated corridor
Aviral Ganga! 2 hydro projects dead in water for threat
Final hurdle? Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Train project faces these new government riders
India Is Generating Much More Plastic Waste Than It Reports. Here’s Why
NGT directs CPCB to decide on brick manufacturer's plea
Delhi: Summer returns, so does fire at Ghazipur landfill
Delhi: Water quality hasn’t improved in two years
India's pollution control policies unlikely to improve air quality: Study
Polluting Sirmaur unit: NGT seeks report
EAC recommends 5 MTPA coal capacity addition in Chhattisgarh - 841 ha of virgin Hasdeo Arand Forest at stake
75 power companies have debt of Rs 2.24 lakh crore
SC suspends environmental clearance to Mopa airport, asks EAC to revisit decision
Environmental Clearance for development of Airport at Mopa, Goa to be revisited
After giving clearance, wildlife board rejects railway line through Melghat Tiger Reserve
Gurgaon: NGT slaps Rs 10 cr fine on builder for violating norms
India approves new coal projects amid a shrinking global pool
NTPC adds over 1 gw of power capacity in a month
Create animal passage plan before beginning Goregaon-Mulund Link Road work, BMC told
On NGT directions, govt orders probe into illegal felling
Extreme weather, strong signs of global warming marked 2018: United Nations
Curb pollution in storm water drains: green tribunal
Madras High Court posts Vedanta plea for reopening TN smelter on April 23
FAC is considering an iron ore mine and a coal mine for diversion of biodiversity rich forest areas
Telangana seeks fresh Polavaram impact study
Shakti scheme: Govt eases eligibility norms for plants
Why we desperately need the Aravallis if we want to survive
‘Sound-limiters must for poll campaigns’
EDMC gets DDA nod for dump site at Ghonda Gujran, greens protest
Climate change imperils Sundarbans tiger habitats
Stubble burning: NGT team visits Punjab villages
Cost of rising air pollution
NGT seeks report on violation of green norms in Hastinapur sanctuary
Documents Reveal Modi and Javadekar's War On India's Environment
Fluoride content in Gurugram's groundwater rose by 17% since 2016 leading to rise in cases of dental fluorosis
India's Largest Hydel Project: SC Asks Green Tribunal to Decide Objections Against Expert Committee Members
Uttarakhand shelves hydropower plans on eco-sensitive Bhagirathi
EAC Thermal considering a new 4000 MW project for prescribing ‘Terms of Reference’ in spite of policy thrust towards renewable
Bottling plant in place of Sunderbans lodge flouts norms
Noise pollution: NGT raps police, Delhi govt
CPCB is directed to expand the list of cities for clean air action plans
NGT pulls up Ministry for not furnishing proper data
Bannerghatta under attack again, politician rips up eco-zone
NTPC' captive coal output to nearly treble in 2018-19
Dalmia Cement fined Rs 5.40 lakh for delayed compliance
India’s thrust on coal continues while studies highlight impact on health
Another fire reported in Bandipur Tiger Reserve
NGT directs Delhi chief secy to submit quarterly report on solid waste management
Pollution in Bandi river: NGT refuses to waive Rs 20 crore fine on Rajasthan government for inaction
Declare area around Keoladeo as ESZ in 4 wks: NGT to Centre
NTPC signs MoU with Indian Railways for fly ash transportation
New rule could dash hopes of early mining resumption
Aravali Deforestation: Real estate over life breath? Mr Khattar needs to make a choice now
Rooftop solar scheme: Govt approves second phase with Rs 11,814 cr funding
IIT-Delhi to propose measures to control air pollution in city
Raj govt to conduct medical test of villagers affected due to stone crushers
Environment min panel defers forest clearance for Odisha steel plant
Forest Rights Act clearance: Gram Sabha nod for projects a two-edged sword
India’s biodiversity-rich zones also ‘hotspots’ of human impacts
When forests are not forests at all, can fire be used to better manage them?When forests are not forests at all, can fire be used to better manage them?
NGT bans construction of road proposed through core area of Corbett Reserve
Blow to turtle conservation, 4 nesting sites in Goa fail to figure in CRZ 2019
Odisha seeks panel nod for forest clearance transfer from POSCO ltd to Jindal Steel
Why the 'polluter pays' principle should be abandoned
NGT expresses concern over implementation of Solid Waste Management Rules in Delhi
Illegal road-widening continues in Bengaluru Sanctuary, environmentalists allege political pressure
FAC recommends diversion of 1529 ha of forest land in February 2019
NGT orders shut down of Coal Gasifiers in Morbi and Wankaner in Gujarat
NGT fines Volkswagen: Too little, too late
National Green Tribunal terms plot in Haryana village as ‘deemed forest’
Before backing tribals in SC, govt diluted their gram sabha powers in Forest Act
Lower lake mess watered down swachh hopes
The Hasdeo Arand story: Is coal mining a fait accompli for the pristine forests?
Stop defacement of natural landscape by political parties, Supreme Court tells TN govt
Framing the forest rights debate
Vedanta says legal recourses in progress to reopen Sterlite copper plant in Tuticorin
Action plan to shift brick kilns to non-polluting tech cleared
Govt puts complete ban on import of solid plastic waste
NGT orders closure of polluting ceramic units in Morbi
NGT raps Himachal govt over ‘unsatisfactory’ report on waste
PIL alleging blatant violation of environment norms in Surguja coal blocks filed in SC
Improved Formulation for Manufacturing Green Crackers Finalised, PESO Tells Supreme Court
"Right To Breathe": Supreme Court Seeks Centre's Reply On PIL
EAC recommends 2.65 MTPA coal capacity addition
National Green Tribunal Asks Poll Panel, Govt to Consider Banning Campaign Material Made of Plastic
Decide within a week on use of plastic poll material, NGT tells EC
Wildlife board flags concern over quarrying near blackbuck sanctuary
Five Takeaways in the Wake of the Supreme Court's Contested Eviction Order
Pollution Fines: Easier Said Than Done
Failing the forest
Wildlife board rejects railway line plan through Melghat reserve
4000 MW Cheyyur TPP directed to prepare fresh EIA along with PH
Centre to take final call on no-go zones for mining in Saranda
Delhi economic survey: Green cover up but very dense forests thinning.
Pollution:TNPCB prepares revised action plan for Thoothukudi
De-stress India’s thermal projects would need supply of 125 million tonne of coal, a challenge in today’s scenario
NGT constitutes committee to inspect forest land grabbing
Circumventing Environmental Regulations
NGT directs GCZMA to submit report on illegal activities at Kandla port
CPCB suggests compensation ofup to ₹1 cr for violation of GRAP
Board allows coal operations at MPT after penalising JSW, Adani
4 Supertech officials arrested for flouting NGT norms at site
NRL defying court order on wall in jumbo corridor: green activist
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj memorial: SC declines urgent hearing on NGO's plea
‘Govt Cares for Neither Tribals Nor Forests’: Lawyer Ritwick Dutta
SC orders forced eviction of more than 1 million tribals, forest-dwellers
SC notice to Centre, UP on plea against NGT order refusing to declare Surajpur as wetland
NGT seeks action plan to stop discharge of polluted water in Yamuna
India's coal power plants 'unhealthiest' in world: Study
Stubble burning not going to stop on its own, consider granting subsidy to farmers: SC
Supreme Court Deals Double Blow to Vedanta Copper Smelter, Upbraids NGT as Well
Coal going from winner to loser in India's energy future - Russell
Singrauli: NCL-NTPC MoU over filling fly ash in mine void
SC’s Sterlite ruling puts question mark on NGT
FAC is considering 1743 ha of forest for diversion
Top Court Refuses To Allow Meghalaya Miners To Transport Extracted Coal
India seeks to increase solar footprints in rural areas through KUSUM
EAC (Coal) is considering 5.21 MTPA coal capacity addition
NDA government green-lighted 65% infra projects; activists sound red alert
EAC Thermal is considering two new coal fired TPP units for ToR
Sterlite’s Thoothukudi plant to remain shut, orders Supreme Court
MoEF mulls to put robust mechanism in place to ensure norms compliance
NGT slaps Rs 100 crore fine on Tamil Nadu govt over failure to control water pollution
India's coal import rises 5% to 190 MT in Apr-Jan
Sand mining: NGT raps Baghpat DM for refusing to receive uncertified order, slaps fine of Rs 10k
Share of clean energy can go up to 45% by 2030 in India despite doubling consumption: TERI
NGT fines Rustomjee Developers Rs 1 cr for environment norms violation
India’s new ‘attack’ on air pollution
Climate change could wipe out Bengal tigers in 50 years
99.82% projects in forests got nod
Tiger returns: Gujarat only state with all three big cats
Give faster clearances to hydropower projects: parliament panel
How Modi Weakened Green Laws To Aid Real Estate Lobby
NGT forms panel to probe illegal soil extraction in rly project
Thermal power projects with investments worth over INR 2.5 lakh crore facing stress : Study
70 Pb industries threaten rivers’ aquatic biodiversity
Mopa airport: Government, GMR file reply on SC status quo
EAC recommends 12 MTPA additional Coal mining in December 2018
Sterlite plant closure: Supreme Court reserves judgment on pleas
NGT orders cleaner and greener stations
Uttar Pradesh govt to pay Rs 25 lakh fine for polluting Ganga
Tiger near CSTPS colony causes panic
34 buildings of Pune Municipal Corporation get rooftop solar
Himachal Pradesh moves apex court against NGT order banning construction in Shimla
Bullet train gets green light via flamingo haven, national park
Environment Compensation Charge can be used for funding rapid transit system
After 20 years, Assam government declares Deopahar as reserve
Centre cuts pollution control budget, draws flak from expert
Rs 5 crore fine on AAP govt for failing to take action on illegal scrap units
Over 98% thermal-power plants dont tick the pollution-control box. Lax compliance for another decade will cost INR 10 Lakh crore
Gujarat's Plan to Move Crocs to Protect Tourists Is Cosmetic and Short-Sighted
SC allows Rajaji authorities to demolish ashram built inside
Will the national government be known for its speedy clearances and neglected environmental priorities?
Pollution in Bandi river: NGT slaps Rs 20 cr fine on Rajasthan govt for inaction
NBWL asked to reconsider Melghat rail line decision
NGT OKs order on Graphite shutdown
Waste-to-Energy plants that use solid waste as feedstock pose threat to environment
Compensatory afforestation, an eyewash, says FBV
Draft CRZ notification published despite 68% objections from public
States Asked To Furnish Rs. 10 Crore Each As Yamuna Cleaning Guarantee
Use high-quality coal in power plants: Environment ministry on CO2 release
Identify and develop 36 stations as ‘eco-smart stations': NGT
India’s new National Wildlife Action Plan: lacking action and plan
Gujarat: Keeping tourists safety in mind crocodiles near Statue of Unity to be relocated, 12 caught so far
New record with renewable energy installations 40 times higher than thermal
Submit status report on solid waste management: Green panel to states, UTs
Lawyer should be ready on legal issue, not act as mere post office: NGT
FAC recommends diversion of 2060 ha of forest in December 2018
India would miss the 2022 deadline for 175 GW of solar capacity says CSE director
All buildings in Bengaluru are illegal, as per NGT order
First bullet train project gets nod for forest trespass
After Tadoba, PWD road widening threatens Bor tiger reserve
Consider Expanding Scope of Volkswagen Case to Other Car Makers: SC to NGT
52 coal mines opened in 5 years to fuel power drive
Air pollution may be making people unhappy: Study
PIL petition seeks closure of Sterlite
EAC (Coal) to consider 2.49 MTPA Coal Capacity Increase
Rajaji jumbo corridor was awarded thrice to same firm
Dadri plant generates power from agricultural waste
SC orders status quo on Mopa airport construction works
MoUs worth Rs 1 lakh crore inked in renewable energy
Modi govt promised to end coal imports by 2016, but it’s been on the rise since then
Indian Railways drawing 4 GW solar project bid for powering locos
In a U-turn, state tells SC committee no broad gauge line through Melghat
EAC Thermal to consider 10 proposals on 23 January 2019
No Extension, Top Court Hauls Up Meghalaya Government For Illegal Mining
Green Panel Slaps Fine Of Rs. 171-Crore On Volkswagen For Air Pollution
NGT directs CPCB to launch prosecution against builder in Gurgaon for flouting norms
GPCB closure notice: VECL fails to get any Gujarat High Court relief
FAC is Considering 1166 ha for Diversion Tomorrow
NGT orders reappraisal of Lakhwar project in Uttarakhand
Centre launches National Clean Air Programme to combat pollution in 102 cities
After NGT rap, state forms panel to suggest wildlife mitigation plan
Hubballi-Ankola rail line faces eco-revolt
SC nod to construction of ongoing projects under Chardham development plan
NCAP released by MoEFCC.
BRD Medical College fined Rs 5 crore
NGT imposes Rs 100 cr fine on Meghalaya govt for failing to curb illegal mining
Forest land the size of Kolkata diverted for projects over past three years
Why is Indian Govt’s Air Pollution Data Clouded in Thick Smog?
Tamil Nadu moves SC against order to reopen Sterlite plant
Govt Plans to Increase Height of Solar Panels so Farming Can Continue Below
Rly minister red signals Hubballi-Ankola line
Tamil Nadu sees highest new wind-generation capacity addition in FY19
Uttarakhand HC tells Ramdev’s Divya Pharmacy: Share benefit with indigenous people
HC Orders Status Quo, Restrains Sterlite From Reopening Copper Plant
NGT bans mining close to Sariska reserve
The lawyer who fights for "green justice"
NGT Slaps Rs 4-Crore Penalty On Odisha Discom For Elephant Deaths
Hydel project in Arunachal threatening a 'Dalai Lama'
Govt told to explain if Basai could be notified as wetland
Wildlife institute all for hydel projects in Arunachal tiger zone
Irrigation projects fast-tracked
FAC is considering 2907 ha for diversion on 19 December 2018
India has lost nearly 500 elephants to unnatural factors since 2013
CPCB: Delhi's air bad, but better than last year’s
Workshop on 'Wildlife Law Enforcement'
Study on pollution source gets tangled in red tape
Pollution control agency not proactive on Kolkata air quality: Activists
CPCB slaps 1 crore fine on three oil companies for failing to install anti-pollution devices
NGT asks MoEF to form action plan on industrial pollution
NGT Stays Environment Ministry’s Notifications Permitting District Committees To Grant Environmental Clearances For Mineral Mining.
EAC recommended 1.4 mtpa additional coal mining in October 2018
Mining devours Saranda, the largest sal forest in Asia
Kolkata’s polluted air
Noida: Construction norms violation at housing site lands seven in Jail
Green court pushes government for action on groundwater regulation
Vacancies at LIFE
NGT ask CPCB to frame guidelines to stop lake pollution
Centre mulls banning of burnt-clay bricks
EAC (Coal) considering addition of about 10 mtpa coal capacity
Vital to save Western Ghats
Stone mining in Meghalaya destroying lives in Assam
Air pollution: 18 arrested in Greater Noida for flouting NGT orders
'Non-compliance of emission standard for coal power plants can cause 76K premature deaths
2% of Yamuna stretch accounts for 76% of pollution
Nation wide protests against Adani Coal Mine in Australia
Sterlite plant operations will cause irreparable damage to Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu govt tells NGT
The Global Burden of Disease Study 2017
Central Empowered Committee to visit Panna tiger reserve to inspect river linking project
With draft rules in place, Skylark Drones to deploy UAVs at Tata Steel mine
Kolkata needs immediate action, warn experts
India's installed renewable capacity reaches 73.35 GW
NGT Serves Notices To Vedanta, 4 Others For Ash Pond Breach
Black Necked Crane Land in Tawang
Average spot power price plunges 40% to Rs 3.59 per unit in November; here is the reason
One in 8 deaths in India due to air pollution, life expectancy down by 1.7 years: Report
Air pollution: NGT slaps Rs 25 crore fine on Delhi govt
Delhi pollution: 2 building contractors penalised Rs 50,000
Where black is the colour of life, and kids go grey
FAC Recommends Diversion of 154 ha
FAC rejects 8 land diversion proposal
FAC declines 8 infra proposals of Andhra Capital Region involving 3306 ha of forest land
HC stays Centre's notifications exempting building projects
EAC for Thermal Power Plants in meeting of 30 November 2018 would consider addition of 1588 MW capacity
The World Needs to Quit Coal. Why Is It So Hard?
Green light to thermal power plants only after ‘human risk’ evaluation
Kolkata's air quality index worse than Delhi: How did it become the most polluted city in India?
NGT directs Volkswagen's India unit to deposit Rs 1 bn in emission case
NGT imposes Rs 50 crore fine on Punjab over river pollution
FAC is considering 3461 ha for diversion on 15 November 2018
Pollution linked to 3.2 million new cases of diabetes in one year
Modi's Waterway Project in Varanasi May Only Do More Damage to the Ganga
Do You Pollute the Air? Expect a Friendly Letter From the Authorities.
EPCA Was Specially Empowered to Deal With Air Pollution Crises. Is It Working?
No Cases, Only Advisories On Air Pollution: Panel Chief Explains Why
NGT on VRS in Delhi - NCR fuel pumps
Huge Economic Impacts of Pollution
GDP should factor in environment for true assessment
EPCA Press Note
Ninety % Children Breathe Toxic Air
SC Summons Maha CS for Illegal Mining near WLS
NGT okays Pragati Maidan redevelopment despite lacking statutory clearances
NGT imposes Rs 5 crore fine on BBMP for illegal dumping of waste
FAC is considering 1329 ha for diversion
EAC (Coal) Meets on 26 October 2018
Proposed Khurja coal power plant overpriced, threat to Delhi's air quality: Report
FAC Recommends 912 ha in September 2018
India Home to Ten Most Polluted Cities
Supreme Court stays NGT order clearing Chardham project in Uttarakhand
Delhi govt fined Rs 50 crore for inaction against polluting industries
Coal Fired Thermal Power Plant Closed Forever in Delhi
Amelia Coal Block Recommended in Inviolate Forest in Singrauli, MP
Crop Residue Burning Starts in Punjab and Haryana : Pollution Looms Large
India’s Remarkable Solar Power Addition
EAC Coal Minutes Summary Analysis
Air pollution linked to greater risk of mouth cancer, finds study
Science of 1.5C Global Warming
Green forum pledges to slay pollution demon
Include air pollution in Swachhta Abhiyan: Saryu Roy
EAC (Thermal) in Sept’18 meeting recommends all proposals
Turtles lose to coastal projects in Gujarat and Odisha
NGT raps NHAI for not maintaining mandatory green cover along highways
MPT under fire for proposing restrictions at public hearing
EAC Thermal considers 6 projects in recently concluded meeting
FAC recommends diversion of1151 ha of forest in August 2018 meeting
Threats from fast tracked Wildlife Clearances
Concern on Pipeline in Ennore Creek
Cabinet nod likely to creation of authority to conduct environmental impact assessment
Bombay High Court orders total freeze on mangrove destruction
Green impact report seems erroneous, says National Green Tribunal
Supreme Court to 57 power plants: Clean up act within 28 months- TOI
LIFE supports HP forest department in training of forest officials
Last mile connectivity for power consumers can be better achieved by establishing more wind and solar plants
Interactive Meeting between SEIAA and SEAC and LIFE
Taking the air pollution fight to the hinterlands
Set up panel for biodiversity in local bodies: NGT
“PARIVESH” – environmental single window hub launched
NITI Aayog has come out with an Action Plan for Combating Air Pollution.
Thoothukudis will happen as long as Delhi-NCR remains the focus of environmental violations in India
Draft national clean air programme meaningless: Experts
Clean air plan lacks sectoral targets
Activists fume as govt dilutes green norms for realty projects
Draft clean air plan a paper tiger
Experts seek Centre’s intervention to counter air pollution impact on health
Environmental activists submit recommendations on NCAP draft
Draft national clean air programme meaningless: Experts
Greens oppose move to ease eco norms for builders
Greens oppose move to ease eco norms for builders
Adani Group's Jharkhand Power Plant Would Not Help Bangladesh but Prop Up its Australia Coal Project, Claims Sydney NGO
SC breather for green tribunals
Green tussle on housing
Coal issue burns red hot across Goa
Coal Burying Goa: What the toxic train leaves in its wake
The Experts on FAC Should be the Voice of Forests and Wildlife: Pushp Jain
Govt not interested in enforcing wetland rules
India allows 16 new thermal power plants that violate stricter air pollution standards to come up
Wetlands Rules Diluted
FAC recommends 91,798 ha of forest in 70 projects
FAC considering 2374 ha for diversion
CBI books Jayanthi Natarajan in forest land clearance case
PIL in SC to restrain resumption of mining in Goa
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'
National Green Tribunal tells Posco not to cut trees until forest clearance
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
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
Latest Office Memorandum on High Level Working Group (HLWG) on Western Ghats
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
Dismal Compensatory Afforestation Track Record
Environmental Clearance Process – Sub-categorisation of B Category Proposals
"Since 2008, more than half of all forest diversions being made for hydel projects in Uttarakhand occurred in Chamoli District alone."
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
Eco-Sensitive Zones around all the six PAs in Goa
Gare Back for Environmental Clearance
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
Guidelines for Roads in Protected Areas
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
SWGM meets in Goa Again - Commemorates 25 year and chart the Road Ahead
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
NGT – Review of Kaziranga Judgement Dismissed
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?
Rupsiabagar- Khasiyabara HEP in Uttarakhand Declined Approval
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
The Goa State Biodiversity Board constituted