A pilot ferry service in Yamuna will start after the monsoon and regular services are set to begin by this year end. Though it will be limited to only a few kilometres stretch from Tronica City in Ghaziabad to Sonia Vihar in Delhi, this service is likely to emerge as a major tourist attraction.
The Meghalaya government will soon set up a group of ministers to examine the four-year-old ban by National Green Tribunal (NGT) on rat-hole coal mining, which was the source of livelihood for several thousands and a revenue earner for the state government.
Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma on Tuesday said the government would soon constitute a Group of Ministers (GoMs) to study the National Green Tribunal ban on coal mining in the state.
The National Green Tribunal has shelved Delhi Development Authority’s new building bylaws which exempt realty projects from undergoing environment impact assessment (EIA).
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.