Updates on Coal, Energy, IFIs, Land, Water and Forest – 22 June 2105

A.Coal & Energy

  1. Thermal plants: emission norms a blow to Tangedco: http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/thermal-plants-emission-norms-a-blow-to-tangedco/article7339525.ece
  2. Play-safe bureaucrats delaying decisions: India Inc: http://www.asianage.com/india/play-safe-bureaucrats-delaying-decisions-india-inc-235
  3. NTPC puts 1,600 MW Gajmara project on back-burner:http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/47756157.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst
  4. ‘Civil aviation, railways have potential for Russia-India cooperation’: http://www.newkerala.com/news/2015/fullnews-76751.html
  5. Ministry to focus on enforcement mechanisms for green laws: Javadekar: http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/economy/policy/ministry-to-focus-on-enforcement-mechanisms-for-green-laws-javadekar/article7337103.ece
  6. Green panel defers clearance to NTPC’s plant in Madhya Pradesh:http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/47738194.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst
  7. Coal production hit due to rainfall in Adilabad: http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Hyderabad/coal-production-hit-due-to-rainfall/article7333461.ece
  8. Meet on NE energy sector tomorrow: http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=jun1915/city052
  9. Contingency plan against cyclonic storms needed: Amitav Ghosh: http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Kochi/contingency-plan-against-cyclonic-storms-needed-amitav-ghosh/article7340873.ece
  10. Coral comeback: Reefs have secret weapon against climate change: http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22630260.500-coral-comeback-reefs-have-secret-weapon-against-climate-change.html
  11. The Earth stands on the brink of its sixth mass extinction and the fault is ours: http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/jun/21/mass-extinction-science-warning
B.IFIs

  1. ADB threatens to close loan for sewage plant: http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/adb-threatens-to-close-loan-for-sewage-plant/article7335710.ece
  2. Making company registration easy: http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/making-company-registration-easy-115062100835_1.html
  3. World Bank okays $250m credit for AP disaster recovery project: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/visakhapatnam/World-Bank-okays-250m-credit-for-AP-disaster-recovery-project/articleshow/47753484.cms?
  4. World Bank aid for Cyclone mitigation in Maharashtra: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/World-Bank-aid-for-Cyclone-mitigation-in-Maharashtra/articleshow/47748929.cms?
  5. BRICS bank to complement, not replace global institutions: Putin: http://www.sify.com/news/brics-bank-to-complement-not-replace-global-institutions-putin-news-international-pgukahcgciifg.html
  6. Ice plant gets ready at harbour: http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/puducherry/ice-plant-gets-ready-at-harbour/article7335893.ece

C.Land, Water and Forest

  1. Key RSS affiliates up in arms against Modi government on Land Acquisition Bill: http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-key-rss-affiliates-up-in-arms-against-modi-government-on-land-acquisition-bill-2097580
  2. Nine states asked to ‘immediately’ implement Forest Act: http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-nine-states-asked-to-immediately-implement-forest-act-2097540
  3. Expert panel seeks public comments on Companies Act:http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/47755543.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst
  4. Mauritius to act against black money: Finance Minister Seetanah Lutchmeenaraidoo:http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/47741085.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst
  5. LoA to Adani only after Aruvikkara elections: http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/loa-to-adani-only-after-aruvikkara-elections/article7340909.ece
  6. Mihir S Sharma: A corridor to the future: http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/mihir-s-sharma-a-corridor-to-the-future-115062100905_1.html
  7. NDA’s play it safe approach delaying projects: Assocham:http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/47755470.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst
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