TITLE

Green Ministry Sees Red

PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
India Today;10/15/2012, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the environmental clearances for proposed projects that have been withdrawn by India's Ministry of Environment and Forest in 2012. it presents the alleged violations of Adani Group's Munda Port and Special Economic Zone, Goa's Iron Ore Mines, NCC Ltd., IL&FS Tamil Nadu Power and Chettinad Power, Jindal Steel and Power Co., and Posco India. It shows impact of the clearance withdrawal on the projects.
ACCESSION #
82331817

 

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