EIA: Coal Based Thermal Power Plant in Junagadh District, Gujarat

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M/s Shapoorji Pallonji Energy (Gujarat) Pvt. Ltd (SPEGPL) proposes to install 2 x 660 MW imported coal based Thermal Power Plant (TPP) using supercritical technology in villages Kaj-Nanavada in Kodinar taluka of Junagarh district Gujarat.

The proposed project is covered under Category A of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Notification – 2006 and requires an Environmental Clearance from the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF).

Terms of Reference for the proposed power plant were approved by MoEF vide letter dated 24th May 2010. EIA was carried out by a consortium of consultants based on extensive field work and published data. EIA study aimed at assessment of existing environmental conditions, impact of the proposed project on the environment, and developing environmental management plan so as to mitigate adverse impacts. The present Summary has been prepared as per guidelines provided in EIA Notification Appendix IIIA.

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