Draft EIA report, EMP for Luhri ready
PM News Bureau
The draft Environmental Impact Assessment study report and
Environment Management Plan for the 700 mw Rampur Luhri stage-II hydroelectric
project in Himachal Pradesh is ready. The project envisages Luhri at 70 km
downstream of Nathpa Jhakri HEP in Shimla district.
Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam, which is implementing the project, will submit the
report to the ministry of environment and forests soon. The final report is
expected to be ready by November this year. Mott MacDonald Pvt. Ltd, consultant
for the project, is preparing DPR. The report is expected to be ready for
submission to CEA by March 2007.
[07 August 2006]