In a major reshuffle of the Ministers on July 5, India’s Prime Minister Modi elevated the present Union Environment Minister Mr. Prakash Javdekar and inducted
Tag: Environmental Clearance
How to get Speedy Environmental Clearance?
Making a presentation at the Environmental Clearance (EC) Committee is often an ordeal. A lot depends on the moods and whims of the Committee Members.
Utmost Good Faith
The TSR Subramanian Committee in India came up with several radical recommendations to improve India’s environmental governance The new concept of ‘utmost good faith’
Environmental Clearance in India – Fast Track or Change of Track?
Most major investors to India, project proponents and the line ministries have been complaining against the inordinate delays and ambiguities in the decisions related to
Impact Assessment of Environmental Impact Assessment
One of the reasons why the Ministry of Environment & Forests (MoEF) introduced the Notification on Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) in 1994 was perhaps to