Order of the National Green Tribunal (Central Zonal Bench, Bhopal) in the matter of Dilip Bhave Vs. Union of India & Ors. dated 03/07/2014 regarding setting up of 2 x 660 Megawatt Super Critical Thermal Power plant at village Siladehi, Tehsil Champ, Distt. Janjgir-Champa, Chhattisgarh.

Judgement of the National Green Tribunal (Central Zonal Bench, Bhopal) in the matter of Jayshree Dansena Vs M/s Athena Chhattisgarh Power Private Ltd. dated 30/04/2014 regarding dynamite blasting at project site at Gram Singhitarai, Janjgir-Champa District in Chhattisgarh. The application was moved for the purpose of protecting lives and health of the people of the villages Singhitarai, Katharrapali, Singhitarai, Nimuhi, Odekera, District –Janjgir – Champa and to make villages free from pollution.

The Bilaspur High Court has struck down land acquisition by the Chhattisgarh government for setting up four power projects in Raigarh and Janjgir-Champa districts.

New Delhi: The Chhattisgarh high court has quashed a land acquisition order by the state government for four power projects, including one of SKS Ispat and Power Ltd, the firm under a cloud for its

Raipur: Seventy-eight farmers protesting against forcible acquisition of their land were arrested and several others lathicharged in Chhattisgarh

As Chhattisgarh advances to become the largest producer of thermal power, cement and sponge iron, this special report in Down To Earth finds out what affect this fast-paced industrialisation will have on the state and its people.

RAIPUR, 7 MARCH: Blame it on a flawed policy, India is set to shed about 40,000 acres of its prime double-crop agriculture land to dozens of upcoming power projects in a district that is billed having the country

If it wasn't for frenetic industrial activity underway in the backwaters of Chhattisgarh, Chief Minister Raman Singh's dreams would sound utopian. But the clanging of metal and bright sparks coming out from a welder's torch at the third unit of the 1,620-mw Lanco Amarkantak power plant under construction just off the Korba-Champa highway are a clear pointer to changing times.