News Brief | February 2014
MoEF committee gives clearance for Indian Oil LNG project in Tamil Nadu
A committee under the Ministry of Environment and Forests has given Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) clearance to Indian Oil Corporation for setting up of 5 mt LNG terminal at Ennore in Tamil Nadu. The Expert Appraisal Committee, which met last month, said all the issues raised in the public hearing held in September were addressed by the PSU. Precautionary measures shall be put in place to prevent leakage of LNG due to any disasters including tidal/tsunami wave, seismic and other natural calamities, the committee advised.