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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.
Jan 08, 2019
Supreme Court refuses to stay NGT order of Tamil Nadu govt's decision to close Vedanta's Sterlite copper plant in TuticorinThe Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to stay the green tribunal's order of setting aside the Tamil Nadu government's decision to close Vedanta's Sterlite copper plant at Tuticorin.
Dec 25, 2018
Vedanta says it will set up new steel plant in Jharkhand's Bokaro; mill to cost around $4 billionIn March, Vedanta was declared as the successful resolution applicant for ESL under the corporate insolvency resolution process.
Dec 17, 2018
Vedanta shares surge 6% post NGT set aside Tamil Nadu govt order for closure of company's Tuticorin unitIn May, Vedanta's Sterlite Copper had to close the smelter plant following the state government order. The company had challenged the order in the National Green Tribunal (NGT).
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
Sep 09, 2018
Sterlite Plant row: Tamil Nadu rejects Centre's report on groundwater contamination in Thoothukudi district, calls it vague, unscientificThe Tamil Nadu Government rejected the report and requested the Centre to immediately withdraw the entire report.
Aug 23, 2018
NGT appoints ex-judge Justice SJ Vazifdar as chairman of panel to decide Vedanta's plea challenging closure of Sterlite copper plant. The green panel said the committee headed by retired judge Vazifdar, which will also include representatives of the Central Pollution Control Board and the Ministry of Environment and Forests, may visit the site and consider technical data.
Aug 20, 2018
NGT remits Vedanta's plea challenging closure of Sterlite plant in Tuticorin to committee headed by former judgeThe NGT asked the committee to look into the maintenance work of the Sterlite plant in Tuticorin.
Jul 18, 2018
Tamil Nadu to ask National Green Tribunal to dismiss Vedanta plea to reopen copper smelterThe Tamil Nadu government ordered the permanent closure of the Vedanta's copper plant and disconnected its power supply in May following protests that turned violent and culminated in the police opening fire on protesters, killing 13 of them.
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