Order of the Supreme Court of India regarding air pollution control in Delhi NCR, 16/07/2018

  • 16/07/2018

Order of the Supreme Court of India in the matter of M. C. Mehta Vs Union of India & Others dated 16/07/2018 regarding air pollution control in Delhi NCR.

The Supreme Cout Order touched upon three key issues:

1. Ban on import of pet coke

2. Natural gas to be made available to power plants in NCR

3. EPCA's views on the request by MOEF&CC to allow the use of pet coke for gasification and in steel industry

4. Comprehensive Plan for Air Pollution Control

5. Permitting use of pet coke for gasification

6. Permitting use of pet coke for steel industry