Hot spots and Judicial Interventions
This section discusses some of the major projects in India that were under controversy due to their environmental impacts, such as the Silent Valley Project, the Tehri dam, the Narmada Valley Project and others. This section also provides information on the recent Supreme Court judgments and related developments in the area of environmental economics, such as Vehicular pollution, Industrial pollution, Ecology etc.
Following are few instances of Judicial Interventions and some remarkable judgments :
Battle for Kudremukh
Court endorses NCERT's model syllabus
Green Study
The Silent Valley Project
The Tehri Dam Project
Thermal Power Projects
Three Hydro Development Projects in Kullu (Himachal Pradesh)
The Narmada Valley Project
Taj Trapezium case : M.C. Mehta Vs. Union of India 12/30/1996
Konkan Railway Case
OLGA Tellis Vs. Mumbai Muncipal Corporation
Taj Group of Hotels
In this Section
Acts and Laws
Environmental Impact Assessment
Hot Spots and Judicial Judgements
India's International Obligations
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