Even as Power Minister R K Singh Thursday said the state-run National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) would float tenders to buy farm stubble for use as fuel at its power plants
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) today gave its nod for the implementation of the Delhi government’s odd-even car rationing scheme for five days from November 13 to tackle high pollution level, with certain riders.
The National Green Tribunal on Monday imposed fine on Indian Railways for not complying with the solid waste management rules.
Union minister Nitin Gadkari’s ambitious plan of starting a ‘water taxi’ service from the national capital suffered a setback last month when the National Green Tribunal (NGT) sent a notice to the government over the project.
There cannot be a complete ban on the use of charcoal as fuel by the industries, the Environment Ministry has told the National Green Tribunal.
The delay in commissioning of Jammu and Kashmir’s first waste-to-energy plant in Srinagar has miffed the National Green Tribunal which has warned the state government of slapping an exemplary cost for taking “unjustifiable” adjournments in the matter.
The National Green Tribunal has pulled up the Railways for failing to submit information about the capacity of the Inland Container Depot (ICD) at Tughlakabad in the city where a chemical spill took place recently.
The National Green Tribunal has rapped the Delhi government and the civic bodies over their “blame game” and shifting the responsibility for reduction and recycling of the municipal solid waste which led to the recent Ghazipur landfill collapse.
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday recommended a slew of measures to clean up the Ganges, including a fine of Rs 50,000 for dumping waste in the Haridwar-Unnao stretch of the river, ANI reported.
The Telangana government has prohibited open burning of waste on lands with immediate effect and also imposed a fine for violation of the ban.