EIA in India

How India is engineering nuclear landscapes through charades of green clearance

How India is engineering nuclear landscapes through charades of green clearance

September 1, 2021 at 4:06 am 0 comments

Sonali Huria | The Leaflet On December 15, 2018, a public hearing got underway amid strong armed police presence and public protests for the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of the proposed extension of the Kaiga Nuclear Power Plant (Units 5 and 6). While in-principle approval for the setting up of 2×700 MWe PHWRsRead More

Environmental Impact Assessment Notification, 1994

Environmental Impact Assessment Notification, 1994

August 29, 2021 at 7:08 am 0 comments

Text of the EIA 1994 Notification, Government of India

Water Conflict Forum, India: EIA 2020 exacerbates infirmities of India’s green clearance system

Water Conflict Forum, India: EIA 2020 exacerbates infirmities of India’s green clearance system

August 25, 2021 at 1:14 pm 0 comments
How EIA 2020 watered down EIA 2006

How EIA 2020 watered down EIA 2006

August 23, 2021 at 8:04 am 0 comments

Courtesy: The Week Congress leader Rahul Gandhi’s statements on Sunday have raked up many concerns surrounding the draft Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) 2020 notification. “The EIA 2020 draft is a disaster. It seeks to silence the voice of communities who will be directly impacted by the environmental degradation it unleashes.Read More

EIA Basics: A 2006 Primer, Centre for Science & Environment

EIA Basics: A 2006 Primer, Centre for Science & Environment

August 21, 2021 at 7:25 am 0 comments

Courtesy: Centre for Science & Environment, India

What is the EIA and how did the regime evolve? Get answers to these and other questions, here.

Integrating ‘climate change’ concerns into EIAs

Integrating ‘climate change’ concerns into EIAs

July 21, 2021 at 8:19 pm 0 comments

Courtesy: IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature

Criminalising ecological dissent in India

Criminalising ecological dissent in India

January 21, 2021 at 10:15 am 0 comments

Sonali Huria | The Ecologist

The targeting of environmental justice groups shows how the Modi government’s criminalization of dissent is gaining pace.