NGT orders shut down of Coal Gasifiers in Morbi and Wankaner in Gujarat [Read Order]

Meera Emmanuel March 10 2019
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The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has ordered that all industrial units that run on Coal Gasifiers in Morbi and Wankaner in Gujarat be shut down, in view of the alarming levels of pollution caused by them. Ceramic, Silicate and Frit industries in the area likely to be affected by the order have been given the option to switch to Pipe Natural Gase (PNG) or other non-coal based alternative technology.

A Bench comprising of ChairpersonĀ AK Goel, Judicial Members SP Wangdi

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