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Clearances from Ministry of Environment & Forests (MoEF)

In line with the requirements of Environment (Protection) Act 1986, and associated Notifications, NPCIL obtains requisite Environmental Clearances from Ministry of Environment & Forest (MoEF) in accordance with the laid down procedure for Nuclear Power Projects / Parks.

Following are the stages / requirements for obtaining Environmental Clearances (EC) from MoEF.

  • Approval of Terms of Reference (TORs) for EIA.
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Study.
  • Public Consultation.
  • Post Project Monitoring Plan.

As per Regulatory framework in India (Pre 1986 period), Environmental Clearance was not a pre-requisite.  Hence for TAPS 1 & 2, RAPS 1 & 2, MAPS, NAPS and KAPS 1 & 2 Environmental Clearance was not required to be obtained.

The details of EC obtained by NPCIL are as follows.
     
 
Tarapur Maharashtra Site
     
 
Rawatbhata Rajasthan Site
     
 
Kalpakkam Site
     
 
Narora Site
     
 
Kakarapar Site
     
 
Kaiga Site
     
 
Kudankulam Site
     
 
Jaitapur Site
     
 
Gorakhpur Haryana Site
     
 
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