EIA & EMP for The Proposed 2 X 800 MW Udangudi Super Critical Thermal Power Project ( A CDM Project ) of TANGEDCO

EIA & EMP for The Proposed 2 X 800 MW Udangudi Super Critical Thermal Power Project ( A CDM Project ) of TANGEDCO. The EIA studies were conducted and EIA/EMP reports were prepared through M/s. „Bhagavathi Ana Labs Ltd.‟, Hyderabad and approached MoEF for Environmental Clearance with the domestic ( from Mandakini Coal Block ) and imported coal ( from Indonesia ) in the ratio 30:70 .The Experts Appraisal Committee of EIA of Thermal and Coal Mine Projects discussed the proposal in the meeting held on 01.05.2010 and recommended the project for Environmental Clearance .However the MoEF, kept the proposal in abeyance and de-listed till the coal linkage or environmental clearance for Mandakini Block is obtained, vide MoEF Reference : J-13012/19/2008-IA.II dt. 28.05.2010.