Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding DPCC approval for setting up of HCNG station at Rajghat Depot, Delhi, 23/08/2019

  • 23/08/2019

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Manoj Mishra Vs Union of India & Others dated 23/08/2019 regarding Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) approval for setting up of demonstration unit of 4 TPD HCNG at DTC Rajghat Depot 1. The matter was adjourned to enable Manoj Mishra to approach the Monitoring Committee.

The Monitoring Committee observed that the project can be allowed without any permanent structure and without altering the flood plains features and subject to no liquid waste being discharged on the flood plains of Yamuna. The NGT disposed of the application without "expressing any opinion" and with "liberty to the concerned statutory authorities to go into the merits in accordance with law."