Articles tagged under: NGT

NGT orders closure of gasifiers plants of ceramic units in Morbi

March 06, 2019
NGT orders closure of gasifiers plants of ceramic units in Morbi

Morbi: National Green Tribunal (NGT) has ordered closure of industrial units in Morbi that are operated using coal gasifiers. NGT has asked Gujarat Pollution Control Board (GPCB) to implement its order. There are around 800 ceramic units in Morbi, of which 550 operate using coal gasifiers while over 50 units are under construction. Ceramic unit operators criticized the decision of NGT claiming that production through gas as fuel would prove very costlier option and the units will not be in...Read More

NGT notices to Centre, Gujarat govt, NCA on plea seeking release of water in downstream of river Narmada

May 30, 2018
NGT notices to Centre, Gujarat govt, NCA  on plea seeking release of water in downstream of river Narmada

Gandhinagar: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has issued notices to Union and Gujarat governments, Narmada Control Authority and others on a plea which claimed that owing to scanty release of water towards downstream from Sardar Sarovar Dam on the river in Central Gujarat the drying river bed was causing damage to the environment and other problems. The Delhi based main bench of the tribunal has sought the reply of notices by July 30. Hearing the plea by Narmada Pradusha...Read More