For the second successive year, the success of the annual climate change conference

The proposed nuclear park in Jaitapur in Maharashtra, which will eventually house six nuclear power reactors and produce about 10,000 mw of electricity annually, has been recommended for clearance by the expert committee of the environment ministry and put up before environment minister Jairam Ramesh for his final decision.

The nuclear park

In June 2005, South Korea

The 3-1 conclusion of the POSCO panel that all clearances to the Rs 50,000-crore project be scrapped should haven

Days after her colleagues in the expert committee called for cancellation of all clearances given to POSCO

After strongly rebutting Jairam Ramesh

The Navi Mumbai airport project seemed headed for a fresh round of confrontation on Thursday, with the project developer CIDCO showing reluctance in making changes in the design, as suggested by the Environment Ministry, and the ministry, in turn, expressing unhappiness over its rigid attitude.

CIDCO (City and Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra) is learnt to have informed the Env

The bitter turf war within the government over the proposed
international airport in Navi Mumbai seems to have entered its final stage now
with the expert committee of the Environment Ministry scheduled to hold a
three-day meeting from August 18-20 to decide on its fate.

Hydel power projects in the strategic areas of Arunachal
Pradesh have been put on high priority, with the government planning to
expedite clearances and provide special relief and rehabilitation packages for
displaced people.

Thirty-two scientists from India have been selected by the Inter-governmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) to contribute to the fifth edition of its assessment report that is known to be the most exhaustive analysis of existing knowledge in climate science. The report is slated to come out in 2013-14.