NPCIL is committed to perform all its activities with a high degree of technical competence and ensure environment safety at par with international safety standards. NPCIL strives for achieving excellence in all its activities including safety of nuclear facilities, its employees, members of pubic and the environment. NPCIL is committed to meet all applicable statutory requirements and also for maintaining highest standards of Environment Protection.
To integrate the environmental aspects with the project design, Environmental Impact Assessment Studies are carried out for NPPs. These EIA Studies provide the Environmental Management Plan to minimize the Environmental impact. EIA studies are submitted to regulatory agencies viz Ministry of Environment and Forest (MoEF), State Pollution Control Board (SPCB).
As a responsible corporate, NPCIL strives to mange the environmental impact of its activities, Accordingly all the Operating Stations of NPCIL have established Environmental Management System (EMS) in line with ISO 14001 and Occupational Health & Safety Management System in line with IS-18001. Reduction of emissions measures for soil, water and environment conservation; biodiversity protection; reduction at source; reuse; recycling of resources are practiced in all NPCIL stations.