ENVIRONMENT AND FOREST CLEARANCE

ENVIRONMENT

The Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) report was prepared by the renowned Consultants M/s WAPCOS and was submitted to the Government of Sikkim in April 2006. The public hearing of the project was successfully conducted on June 08, 2006 at Chungthang. The report was submitted to MOE&F, GoI on June 19, 2006 and the presentations before expert committee were made on June 28, 2006 & July 19, 2006. Final Environment Clearance was received from MOE&F on August 04, 2006.

Half Yearly Compliance Report
MoEF Approval for design changes

FOREST

The Forest Clearance for the final proposal for diversion of 83.04 Ha of Forest Land after examination and clearance by Forest Advisory Committee was accorded in November 2007.

Corporate Social Responsibility

The social welfare activities for the Project are getting implemented through an NGO M/s Bhavishya Bharat Foundation (BBF) under the guidance and support of Teesta Urja Management and Rehabilitation and Resettlement (R&R) Committee, North Sikkim District. Teesta Urja Ltd. sponsors all the works being carried out by BBF in Sikkim.

For further details on the CSR activities please visit www.bhavishyabharat.in