With respect to the environment impact assessment (EIA), the Environment Ministry is dabbling with the prospect of relaxing various green norms which is set to benefit the mining and infrastructure sectors. The EIA is carried out prior to giving development projects the final approval.
The Bombay High Court recently cancelled the coastal regulation zone (CRZ) clearances granted to the ambitious Rs 140-billion Mumbai Coastal Road Project, reasoning that there was serious lacuna in the decision-making process and lack of proper scientific study. The decision is likely to impact the ..
As reported, the areas in the vicinity of IT companies were the favourite spots for real estate developers. It was also reported that the State Environmental Impact Assessment Authority (SEIAA) of Telangana, approved about 71 big residential projects for Environmental Clearance (EC).