Judgement of the National Green Tribunal (Southern Zone, Chennai) in the matter of Asirvatham Nagar and GN Nagar Welfare Association Vs District Collector, Cuddalore District & Others dated 11/05/2016 regarding pollution caused by a tyre retreading unit in North Main Road, Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu. NGT disposes of the application with the direction to the State Pollution Control Board to pass appropriate orders in the manner known to law on the application filed by M/s.Janatha Tyre Retreaders expeditiously.

They have decided not to give plastic bags for free to customers and instead encourage them to use cloth bags

Indiscriminate dumping of garbage and release of untreated effluents by industries along the Uppanar are being cited as main reasons

CHENNAI: Within a couple of hours of receipt of memorandum on the losses caused by heavy rains in Tamil Nadu from Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi allocated Rs

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Thiagavali & Kudikadu Agriculturists’ Land Rights Protection General Welfare Society, Nochikadu, Cuddalore Taluk,Vs. The Secretary, Ministry of Finance,Department of Economic Affairs, New Delhi & Others dated 23/11/2015 regarding thermal power plant near Thiyagavalli and Kudikadu villages by IL&FS Tamil Nadu Power Company Limited at Cuddalore District, Tamil Nadu.

Cuddalore receives 266mm rainfall in two days

CHENNAI: Weather gods may be smiling on Chennai, bringing rain almost every evening these days, but that may not be enough to save the city from a looming water crisis.

Environment activists and villagers expressed opposition to the proposed expansion of Clariant, a private chemical company functioning in Cuddalore SIPCOT, during a public hearing on Wednesday.

The protest against the expansion of the existing units or setting up of new units in the SIPCOT Industrial Estate here is getting louder with passage of time.

Judgement of the National Green Tribunal (Principal Bench, New Delhi) in the matter of T. Muruganandam & Ors. V/s Union of India & Ors. dated 10/11/2014 regarding Environmental Clearance granted to M/s IL&FS Tamil Nadu Power Company Ltd. by Ministry of Environment and Forests for setting up of 2x600 MW and 3x800 MW imported Coal Based Thermal Power Plant at villages Kottatai, Ariyagoshti, Villianallur and Silambimangalam in Chidambaram Taluk, Cuddalore District, Tamil Nadu.