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The Globe and Mail
B.C. national park faces opposition as debate continues over land protectionremain opposed to the proposal, which has been the subject of debate for severa
B.C. national park faces opposition as debate continues over land protection
The Globe and Mail / Posted 29 minutes ago
remain opposed to the proposal, which has been the subject of debate for several years. A new report by the B.C. Ministry of Environment shows agreement is widespread that additional protection is needed for the “pocket desert” landscape... Read more
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The Financial Express
Stop tiger safari in ‘Mowgli land’: Centre to MP governmentviolation of laws in construction of tiger safaris in these two national parks.
Stop tiger safari in ‘Mowgli land’: Centre to MP government
The Financial Express / Posted 9 hours ago
violation of laws in construction of tiger safaris in these two national parks. The NTCA, a statutory body under the Ministry of Environment and Forests, had also written to the state government saying the ongoing construction of tiger safari... Read more
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Aliran Online
Sweden’s welfare system: A model for Malaysia to emulatefor domestic companies to flourish, and subsequently commercialising their inno
Sweden’s welfare system: A model for Malaysia to emulate
Aliran Online / Posted 12 hours ago
for domestic companies to flourish, and subsequently commercialising their innovations. Government agencies like the ministry of environment, the Swedish Green Building Council and Swedish Innovation Systems assume a pivotal role in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
22 Sokoto Hajj Stampede Victims Still Unaccounted forlocal government areas of the state. In addition, Tambuwal launched mobile tra
22 Sokoto Hajj Stampede Victims Still Unaccounted for
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
local government areas of the state. In addition, Tambuwal launched mobile trash evacuating machines provided by the state Ministry of Environment for the 'Clean Sokoto Initiative.' Speaking at the event, Tambuwal described youth and women... Read more
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dna
Stop tiger safari in 'Mowgli land': Centre to Madhya Pradesh govtviolation of laws in construction of tiger safaris in these two national parks.
Stop tiger safari in 'Mowgli land': Centre to Madhya Pradesh govt
dna / Posted 13 hours ago
violation of laws in construction of tiger safaris in these two national parks. The NTCA, a statutory body under the Ministry of Environment and Forests, had also written to the state government saying the ongoing construction of tiger safari... Read more
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CBC.ca
57 years later, mercury at Grassy Narrows must be cleaned up, new report saysprovincial government has reviewed Rudd's new report but disagrees with it, acc
57 years later, mercury at Grassy Narrows must be cleaned up, new report says
CBC.ca / Posted 15 hours ago
provincial government has reviewed Rudd's new report but disagrees with it, according to a spokesperson for Ontario's Ministry of Environment and Climate Change. "Currently there is no evidence to suggest that mercury levels in the river... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
As Kenya's Forests - and Rainfall - Vanish, Communities Dig in to Helpis cleared annually, with a consequent yearly loss to the economy of over $19 m
As Kenya's Forests - and Rainfall - Vanish, Communities Dig in to Help
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
is cleared annually, with a consequent yearly loss to the economy of over $19 million, according to a 2014 report by the Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. Ten percent of Kenya's population live within 5 km (3 miles) of... Read more
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The Hindu
Tangedco to add 3,000 MW in 4 yearsat a cost of Rs. 9,600 crore. Judgement awaited The official, confirming that
Tangedco to add 3,000 MW in 4 years
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
at a cost of Rs. 9,600 crore. Judgement awaited The official, confirming that clearance had been obtained from the Ministry of Environment and Forests in February this year, said the mega thermal project was being executed on the lines of... Read more
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Business Standard India
318 mining lease proposals still stuckthe Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment Act, 2015. In al
318 mining lease proposals still stuck
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment Act, 2015. In all, 98 proposals are stuck with the Union ministry of environment and forests. The mines ministry has been repeatedly pressing the former to grant the clearances... Read more
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New Kerala
MoEF lifts moratorium from polluted Chandrapur to boost economy - newkerala.com #69665the score reaches above 70, the moratorium from CEPI is imposed, barring furthe
MoEF lifts moratorium from polluted Chandrapur to boost economy - newkerala.com #69665
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
the score reaches above 70, the moratorium from CEPI is imposed, barring further industrial investment in the region. The Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change in 2010 imposed moratorium in 43 CEPI areas out of some 88 industrial... Read more
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New Kerala
Moratorium from CEPI area of Chandrapur lifted - newkerala.com #69534New delhi, May 29 : The Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change vide
Moratorium from CEPI area of Chandrapur lifted - newkerala.com #69534
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
New delhi, May 29 : The Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change vide Office Memorandum dated 20.05.2016 has lifted moratorium under the Comprehensive Environmental Pollution Index (CEPI) in respect of the industrial cluster/area of... Read more
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dna
PM Modi ropes in Niti Aayog to speed up flagship schemesmonitor them at both central and state level. These 'nation building' schemes
PM Modi ropes in Niti Aayog to speed up flagship schemes
dna / Posted 2 days ago
monitor them at both central and state level. These 'nation building' schemes related to various key ministries such as Ministry of environment, toad transport, railway, consumer affairs, food processing, agriculture, and of water resources... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ministry Promises Attention to VillagesGaborone — The permanent secretary in the Ministry of Environment Wildlife and
Ministry Promises Attention to Villages
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Gaborone — The permanent secretary in the Ministry of Environment Wildlife and Tourism Mr Elias Magosi has acknowledged that the ministry officials have not been maintaining visibility in the villages. Speaking before the Public Accounts Committee... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Environment Ministry to Mark World Environment Day 2016 Through a Series of Activitiestheme chosen for the Day is "Technological Innovations for Sustainable Developm
Environment Ministry to Mark World Environment Day 2016 Through a Series of Activities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
theme chosen for the Day is "Technological Innovations for Sustainable Development and Environmental Protection". The Ministry of Environment, Sustainable Development, and Disaster and Beach Management will organise a Regional Fair to showcase... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
"We Will Close You Down" - Environment MinisterThe Ministry of Environment and Tourism is set to take strong action against co
"We Will Close You Down" - Environment Minister
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Ministry of Environment and Tourism is set to take strong action against companies that do not comply with the Environmental Management Act, with the minister this week even threatening to shut down companies that remain outside the law. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Elephant Poaching Suspects Still At Largethat there were some footprints following the elephant and I further asked them
Elephant Poaching Suspects Still At Large
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
that there were some footprints following the elephant and I further asked them to get another team to assist," said the Ministry of Environment and Tourism's deputy director for the northeastern regions, Apollinaris Kanyinga, who happened to be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Aneva Dance Sport - Huge Turn-Out, Massive Participationtango, valse vinnoise, samba, cha cha cha, passo doble, rock n roll, salsa, lam
Aneva Dance Sport - Huge Turn-Out, Massive Participation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
tango, valse vinnoise, samba, cha cha cha, passo doble, rock n roll, salsa, lambada and five dances. The team from the Ministry of Environment and Nature Protection emerged the overall winner of the competition with four gold medals to their... Read more
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New Kerala
Drought worsens human-wildlife conflict in Namibia - newkerala.com #68482Windhoek, May 26 : The Ministry of Environment and Tourism of Namibia said on T
Drought worsens human-wildlife conflict in Namibia - newkerala.com #68482
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Windhoek, May 26 : The Ministry of Environment and Tourism of Namibia said on Thursday that there have been four fatal incidents this year in which people were killed in human-wildlife conflict. There have been 109 recorded cases of livestock killed... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Bat count volunteers neededkids can be involved, and you can relax in a deck chair while counting.” This
Bat count volunteers needed
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
kids can be involved, and you can relax in a deck chair while counting.” This year the annual bat count will help the B.C. Ministry of Environment collect baseline data on bat populations before the devastating White Nose Syndrome fungal disease... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Coal tar contamination issue nears resolutionterms of assigning blame for the cleanup of contaminants found at the site “tha
Coal tar contamination issue nears resolution
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 4 days ago
terms of assigning blame for the cleanup of contaminants found at the site “that’s still being negotiated between the Ministry of Environment and the parties about what that work plan entails.” Mediation dates have been set for July and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unanswered Questions in Fashola's Power Roadmapasserts that "we are working round the clock within the ministry and with other
Unanswered Questions in Fashola's Power Roadmap
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
asserts that "we are working round the clock within the ministry and with others like Solid Minerals, Water Resources and Ministry of Environment to deliver an energy mix that will assist power production, investors and all stakeholders on how to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Transitioning to Green Growth - Where Are We?green growth into national development processes. Speakers include: Alice Akin
Transitioning to Green Growth - Where Are We?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
green growth into national development processes. Speakers include: Alice Akinyi Kaudia, Environment Secretary at Kenya's Ministry of Environment and Mineral Resources; Jay Ireland, President and CEO of General Electric Africa; Mthuli Ncube,... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
India fifth largest producer of e-waste in worldof electronic waste each year with telecom equipment alone accounting for 12 pe
India fifth largest producer of e-waste in world
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
of electronic waste each year with telecom equipment alone accounting for 12 per cent of the e-waste," the study said. The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has notified e-waste management rules, 2016 in which producers are for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Namibian Calls for Research Into GMOsweek, Shakalela who is the former coordinator of the GIZ-funded Biodiversity Ma
Namibian Calls for Research Into GMOs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
week, Shakalela who is the former coordinator of the GIZ-funded Biodiversity Management and Climate Change project in the Ministry of Environment and Tourism said she is not anti-GMO. "All I am advocating is that we as Africans must take... Read more
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The Hindu
India fifth largest producer of e-waste: Studyelectronic waste each year, with telecom equipment alone accounting for 12 per
India fifth largest producer of e-waste: Study
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
electronic waste each year, with telecom equipment alone accounting for 12 per cent of the e-waste,” the study said. The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has notified e-waste management rules, 2016, in which producers are for... Read more
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examiner.com
Chinese oil company causes close of Ecuadorian community tourism programthe cavalier attitude of Sinopec who have divided this community and turned peo
Chinese oil company causes close of Ecuadorian community tourism program
examiner.com / Posted 5 days ago
the cavalier attitude of Sinopec who have divided this community and turned people against each other – and against us. The Ministry of Environment approval of the testing will also send a clear message that ecotourism as a sustainable alternative... Read more
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DW
Poland starts logging ancient Bialowieza forest despite protests |is meant to preserve Europe's most valuable and threatened species and habitats
Poland starts logging ancient Bialowieza forest despite protests |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
is meant to preserve Europe's most valuable and threatened species and habitats. However, despite the protests, the Polish Ministry of Environment claims it will not touch the protected parts of the forest. But Jagiello says this will result in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kiunjuri Takes Over Multi-Billion Authorities as Uhuru Reorganises State DepartmentsSecretary Mwangi Kiunjuri has now taken over control of multi-billion regional
Kiunjuri Takes Over Multi-Billion Authorities as Uhuru Reorganises State Departments
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri has now taken over control of multi-billion regional authorities that were previously under the Ministry of Environment and Natural resources headed by Judi Wakhungu. Mr Kiunjuri will now handle Tana and Athi River, Lake... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kraal 'Feeding Livestock During Droughtgrain per goat strewn on the ground every second day. Excess game animals shoul
Kraal 'Feeding Livestock During Drought
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
grain per goat strewn on the ground every second day. Excess game animals should be culled early, with permission from the Ministry of Environment and Tourism, to preserve grazing for livestock. If not, they will start dying soon, which is an... Read more
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The Economic Times
India fifth largest producer of e-waste in worldof electronic waste each year with telecom equipment alone accounting for 12 pe
India fifth largest producer of e-waste in world
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
of electronic waste each year with telecom equipment alone accounting for 12 per cent of the e-waste," the study said. The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has notified e-waste management rules, 2016 in which producers are for the... Read more
3 related stories
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dna
India is the 5th largest producer of e-waste in worldtonnes of electronic waste each year with telecom equipment alone accounting fo
India is the 5th largest producer of e-waste in world
dna / Posted 5 days ago
tonnes of electronic waste each year with telecom equipment alone accounting for 12% of the e-waste," the study said. The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has notified e-waste management rules, 2016 in which producers are for the... Read more
3 related stories
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BC Local News
Feedback on proposed South Okanagan National Parka South Okanagan-Similkameen national park says she is a little disappointed wi
Feedback on proposed South Okanagan National Park
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
a South Okanagan-Similkameen national park says she is a little disappointed with a report released last week by the B.C. Ministry of Environment. The ministry released a summary of feedback on the proposed Protected Areas Framework for the South... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Feedback on proposed South Okanagan National Parka South Okanagan-Similkameen national park says she is a little disappointed wi
Feedback on proposed South Okanagan National Park
Penticton Western News / Posted 6 days ago
a South Okanagan-Similkameen national park says she is a little disappointed with a report released last week by the B.C. Ministry of Environment. The ministry released a summary of feedback on the proposed Protected Areas Framework for the South... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Alberni air quality in focus May 26Dr. Michael Brauer from the UBC Population and Public Health [faculty], VIHA Me
Alberni air quality in focus May 26
Alberni Valley News / Posted 6 days ago
Dr. Michael Brauer from the UBC Population and Public Health [faculty], VIHA Medical Health Officer Dr. Paul Hasselback and Ministry of Environment meteorologist Earle Plain who will be speaking about air quality data and a recent report that the... Read more
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BC Local News
Spallumcheen issues building permits to 'field of concern' farmaquifer have not been confirmed and an action plan to remediate the aquifer has
Spallumcheen issues building permits to 'field of concern' farm
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
aquifer have not been confirmed and an action plan to remediate the aquifer has not been implemented,” said Brown. The ministry of environment confirmed earlier this month the farm was one of a number of Spallumcheen operations in the Hullcar... Read more
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BC Local News
Alberni air quality in focus May 26Dr. Michael Brauer from the UBC Population and Public Health [faculty], VIHA Me
Alberni air quality in focus May 26
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
Dr. Michael Brauer from the UBC Population and Public Health [faculty], VIHA Medical Health Officer Dr. Paul Hasselback and Ministry of Environment meteorologist Earle Plain who will be speaking about air quality data and a recent report that the... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
U.S. and Canadian agencies holding spill drilland Climate Change Canada, the National Energy Board, Aamjiwnaang First Nation,
U.S. and Canadian agencies holding spill drill
Sarnia Observer / Posted 6 days ago
and Climate Change Canada, the National Energy Board, Aamjiwnaang First Nation, Walpole Island First Nation, Ontario's Ministry of Environment and Climate Change, and the City of Sarnia. On the U.S. side, agencies taking part will include the... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Spallumcheen issues building permits to 'field of concern' farmaquifer have not been confirmed and an action plan to remediate the aquifer has
Spallumcheen issues building permits to 'field of concern' farm
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 6 days ago
aquifer have not been confirmed and an action plan to remediate the aquifer has not been implemented,” said Brown. The ministry of environment confirmed earlier this month the farm was one of a number of Spallumcheen operations in the Hullcar... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Has Failed Fisheries Sectorin the sector. What are we managing these resources for and who is benefiting,"
Govt Has Failed Fisheries Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
in the sector. What are we managing these resources for and who is benefiting," he said. He said the decision by the Ministry of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism to suspend the Fish Protection Regulatory, Statutory Instrument No. 16 of 2016... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Bank, Global Partners Launch Six Principles for Dialogue On Climate Actionsector must be a part of an effective solution to climate challenge," said Abde
World Bank, Global Partners Launch Six Principles for Dialogue On Climate Action
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
sector must be a part of an effective solution to climate challenge," said Abdelouahed Fikrat, General Secretary, Moroccan Ministry of Environment."These principles capture the essence and the starting point of how to design effective action... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Launches Ogoni Clean-Up Project Amid Three Years of Unpaid Staff Salariesthe N25,000 hospital bill, it was learnt. However, the project has now been mo
Buhari Launches Ogoni Clean-Up Project Amid Three Years of Unpaid Staff Salaries
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
the N25,000 hospital bill, it was learnt. However, the project has now been moved from the Ministry of Petroleum to the Ministry of Environment, a move which had been welcomed by experts who have stated that the project should have been overseen... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No End in Sight for Rössing's Water Woesthat its attempts to get moving on its desalination plant project, are not movi
No End in Sight for Rössing's Water Woes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
that its attempts to get moving on its desalination plant project, are not moving, despite an appeal lodged with the Ministry of Environment and Tourism. Speaking to its Managing Director Werner Duvenhage, he explained that his office has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
HIV/Aids, Gender Issues Mainstreamed Into EIAsWindhoek — The Ministry of Environment and Tourism has noted with great concern
HIV/Aids, Gender Issues Mainstreamed Into EIAs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Windhoek — The Ministry of Environment and Tourism has noted with great concern that little attention has been given to integrating HIV and gender issues into environmental assessments. Minister of Environment and Tourism Pohamba Shifeta says there... Read more
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dna
Find cause of green pigment on Taj Mahal: CM Akhilesh Yadav to officialsthey said. Taj Mahal attracts lakhs of tourists from across the world. Last we
Find cause of green pigment on Taj Mahal: CM Akhilesh Yadav to officials
dna / Posted 7 days ago
they said. Taj Mahal attracts lakhs of tourists from across the world. Last week, the NGT had issued notices to Ministry of Environment and Forests, Uttar Pradesh government, Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board and the State... Read more
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dna
Versova-Bandra sea link better alternative for western residents but opposedPark at Versova (Seven Bungalows). In January 2013, Versova Bandra Sea Link ha
Versova-Bandra sea link better alternative for western residents but opposed
dna / Posted 8 days ago
Park at Versova (Seven Bungalows). In January 2013, Versova Bandra Sea Link had received Coastal Regulation Zone clearance from the Union Ministry of Environment and Forest. Now the MSRDC has initiated the process to obtain Environment Cle... Read more
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The Hindu
Taj Mahal turns green, Akhilesh orders probemonument. NGT notice The phenomenon caught the attention of the National Gree
Taj Mahal turns green, Akhilesh orders probe
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
monument. NGT notice The phenomenon caught the attention of the National Green Tribunal, which sent notices to the Ministry of Environment and Forest and the U.P. government, among others, earlier this month. The Tribunal acted upon the... Read more
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Deepika
Business News DetailAccording to minutes of the meeting held by Expert Appraisal Committee (EAC) u
Business News Detail
Deepika / Posted 8 days ago
According to minutes of the meeting held by Expert Appraisal Committee (EAC) under the Ministry of Environment and Forests, the project envisages a startup capacity of 1.75 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) which comprises of captive use by GMR... Read more
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The Financial Express
GMR to invest Rs 471 cr to set up LNG terminal on east coastwith an investment of Rs 471 crore. According to minutes of the meeting held b
GMR to invest Rs 471 cr to set up LNG terminal on east coast
The Financial Express / Posted 8 days ago
with an investment of Rs 471 crore. According to minutes of the meeting held by Expert Appraisal Committee (EAC) under the Ministry of Environment and Forests, the project envisages a start-up capacity of 1.75 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) which... Read more
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dna
GMR to invest Rs 471 crore to set up LNG terminal on east coastwith an investment of Rs 471 crore. According to minutes of the meeting held b
GMR to invest Rs 471 crore to set up LNG terminal on east coast
dna / Posted 8 days ago
with an investment of Rs 471 crore. According to minutes of the meeting held by Expert Appraisal Committee (EAC) under the Ministry of Environment and Forests, the project envisages a start-up capacity of 1.75 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) which... Read more
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The Economic Times
GMR to set up an LNG terminal at Andhra's Kakinada port with a funding of Rs 471 croreAccording to minutes of the meeting held by Expert Appraisal Committee (EAC) un
GMR to set up an LNG terminal at Andhra's Kakinada port with a funding of Rs 471 crore
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
According to minutes of the meeting held by Expert Appraisal Committee (EAC) under the Ministry of Environment and Forests , the project envisages a start-up capacity of 1.75 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) which comprises of captive use by GMR... Read more
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