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SEP 02 2016

CIL & ICFRE signs MoU for environment related issues in coal mining project

  • Economic Times, ET Bureau / Hyderabad
  • Created: Fri 02nd SEP 2016

 

Coal India Limited (CIL) and Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education (ICFRE) today signed an MoU for effectively monitoring of environment related issues in the coal mining projects.

The MoU will also help in improving the rehabilitation and reclamation of the mined out areas, said a company release.  The arrangement would help CIL in proper compliance and monitoring of the conditions that are laid down by the MoEF & CC while according environment and forest clearances, added the statement.

The MoU covers assessment and monitoring of plantation and eco restoration activities, preparation of wild life management plans, preparation of environmental impact assessment and environmental management plans, capacity building for the executives of CIL on environment and forestry issues etc.

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