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'450 MW Baglihar hydel project to be operational in June' 23.12.2007 ET: Power
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad today said that the ambitious 450 MW Baglihar hydel power project would become partially operational by June next year.
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Dammed in 23.12.2007 Hindu: Sunday Magazine
Large dams are emerging as a major issue of conflict in North-eastern India. NEERAJ VAGHOLIKAR
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Stubborn assault 23.12.2007 Hindu: Sunday Magazine
A seventh dam across the Chalakudy may sound the death-knell of the river.
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Private players for developing hydro projects in Arunachal 19.12.2007 ET: Power
Arunachal Pradesh has received Rs. 158.64 crore from various private players as processing and upfront premium for developing different hydel power projects in the state in the last three years.
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China offers its help in SHPs to India 16.12.2007 ET: Power
China, which has taken a giant leap in the eco-friendly small hydro-projects on Sunday offered to help India to increase its power generation in Small Hydro Projects (SHPs) by sharing its expertise in the field.
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Geothermal power on Bhilwara's radar 12.12.2007 ET: Power
Bhilwara Energy is on a power drive. It’s firming up plans to set up 200-MW geothermal power plants in the country at an investment of around Rs 2,500 crore in the next 4-5 years.
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Meghalaya set to exploit its hydro-electric potential 30.11.2007 ET: Power
Faced with opposition over mining of uranium the Meghalaya government has decided to tap its hydro-electric potential to tide over the severe power crisis in the state.
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GMR Infra to acquire 80 % in Nepal's Himtal Hydro 27.11.2007 ET: Power
GMR Infrastructure Ltd said on Tuesday its unit has entered into an agreement to purchase 80 percent stake in Nepal's Himtal Hydro Power Co Pvt Ltd.
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More self-goals by the PFC 23.12.2006 India Together
Three years after a loan disbursal to the Jindal Thermal Power Company Ltd. for a power project in Karnataka, the public-sector Power Finance Corporation has drawn flak from the Comptroller and Auditor General for having offered undue benefits to Jindal and causing a loss of Rs.13.48 crores to itself. Himanshu Upadhyaya digs deeper.
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More accidents at dam sites 23.10.2007 India Together - Environment

Bureaucratic control of river flow by a single agency is responsible for recurring disasters. The management of ageing dams is driven by fear as much as anything else, and this in turn causes other risks. Himanshu Upadhyaya reports.
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The other side of the dam 12.9.2007 India Together - Environment

With the damming of the rivers has come a great wave of unaccountable administration. Waters are held back without warning, and released without warning. In both cases, there is little time for the affected communities to react. Shripad Dharmadhikary writes.
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Here a breach, there a breach 28.8.2007 India Together - Environment

Incidents of cracks, breaches and outright collapse of dams have been reported often in the last few years. But the country's water resources establishment maintains an ad-hoc attitude, responding to each disaster as it unfolds, often to little effect. Himanshu Upadhyaya reports.
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Rural water supply: The Hebballi experience 5.8.2007 India Together - Environment

The village of Hebballi in the Krishna river basin is a striking example of a successful and sustainable piped water supply in rural India. While challenges still remain, this experience shows that some steps towards equity and sustainability can be taken in many other places too. S Vishwanath reports.
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Whittling away at NPV costs 27.7.2007 India Together - Environment

What is the right compensation for forest lands that are converted to non-forest use? How can this be calculated? Increasingly, one finds that project proponents are mounting a range of arguments to plead for the reduction of, or outright exemption from bearing such costs. Kanchi Kohli reports.
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A faint new wind at NEAA 9.3.2007 India Together - Environment

Despite rejecting yet another appeal brought before it, the newly reconstituted Environment Appellate Authority accepts that the rules for environment clearances and project monitoring must be strengthened. Kanchi Kohli reports that this may mark a welcome new direction for the organisation.
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How much for that forest? 6.3.2007 India Together - Environment

When a large hydropower projects results in the conversion of forest land, or its submergence, what is the right amount of money to be paid as compensation for this ecological loss? Himanshu Upadhyaya finds that developers are seeking creative arguments to lower the costs to themselves.
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How much, for submerging that forest? 6.3.2007 India Together - Environment
When a large hydropower projects results in the conversion of forest land, or its submergence, what is the right amount of money to be paid as compensation for this ecological loss? Himanshu Upadhyaya finds that developers are seeking creative arguments to lower the costs to themselves.
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More self-goals by the PFC 23.12.2006 India Together
Three years after a loan disbursal to the Jindal Thermal Power Company Ltd. for a power project in Karnataka, the public-sector Power Finance Corporation has drawn flak from the Comptroller and Auditor General for having offered undue benefits to Jindal and causing a loss of Rs.13.48 crores to itself. Himanshu Upadhyaya digs deeper.
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MoU For Two Hydro Projects In Uttaranchal Signed 26.8.2006 Ind Law News
MoU For Two Hydro Projects In Uttaranchal Signed
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NEAA rejecting clearance appeals coldly 21.6.2005 India Together - Environment

On 20 May, the National Environment Appellate Authority refused to admit two appeals cases where citizens and panchayat representatives in Uttaranchal had challenged Central government clearances to two hydro-electric power projects, on grounds of failure in due process. Kanchi Kohli was at the hearings.
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