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Feb 18, 2019
Supreme Court sets aside NGT order permitting reopening of Vedanta's Sterlite plant in Tamil Nadu's TuticorinMining company Vedanta's Sterlite Copper Plant saw major protests in Tamil Nadu against pollution to the water caused by the plant with the presence of heavy metals found in the underground water.
Dec 21, 2018
Sterlite Copper plans to spend Rs 100 cr for setting up hospital, smart school in ThoothukudiSterlite's announcement comes days after the National Green Tribunal set aside the Tamil Nadu government's order for closure of Vedanta's Sterlite Copper plant in Tuticorin, which was at the centre of massive protests over alleged pollution.
Dec 17, 2018
Post NGT order, Sterlite Copper mulls approaching Tamil Nadu govt for consent to operate Tuticorin plantIn May, Vedanta's Sterilte Copper had to close the smelter plant following the state government order. The company had challenged the order in the NGT.
Dec 06, 2018
Sterlite's Tuticorin plant closure spiked sulphuric acid prices four-fold in six months: CEOThe plant met 80-90 percent of demand for sulphuric acid in the country and 15 percent of the phosphoric acid demand.
Oct 24, 2018
Mineral block auction: Government planning to put single window clearance system in placeEarlier, the steel ministry had said that it was totally in favour of a single window system.
Sep 25, 2018
TN Pollution Control Board's refusal to renew consent for operating Sterlite copper plant 'bad in law', Vedanta tells NGT panelMining major Vedanta on Monday told a panel in Chennai, constituted by the National Green Tribunal, that the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board's refusal to renew consent to operate its Sterlite copper plant at Tuticorin was bad in law
Jul 31, 2018
Sterlite Copper unit shutdown in Tamil Nadu led to Rs 20,000 crore loss to economy: CEO P RamnathThe closure of Vedanta's Sterlite Copper has led to the rise in import of copper worth $2 billion and export loss of over $1.5 billion, Ramnath said
Jul 24, 2018
Madras HC issues notice to authorities on PIL seeking quashing of environmental clearance to Sterlite copper unit in TuticorinThe Madras High Court on Monday issued notice to the Environment and Forest ministry and Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board, among others, on a plea seeking quashing of the environmental clearance given to Vedanta Limited for its copper smelter unit in Tuticorin district.
Jul 20, 2018
Vedanta will suffer loss of $100 million if Tuticorin copper smelter remains shut for a year, says Anil AgarwalVedanta has sought a permanent injunction against the state government from interfering with the operations of its copper smelter
Jul 17, 2018
NGOs planned closure of Tuticorin copper smelter, spread myths and wrong information: Sterlite CEO P RamnathRamnath said that statistics don't bear out "myths" like Tuticorin being cancer capital of Tamil Nadu and firm's factory the biggest polluter in the region