Copper Plant

  • Panel to study status of Sterlite Industries' plant April 12, 2013

    Chennai: The National Green Tribunal on Friday said a four-member committee would be set up to study the current status of the controversial copper smelting plant of Sterlite Industries at Tuticorin. The committee, comprising two members from the Tribunal and one each from Sterlite Industries and Tamil Nadu Pollution Control...
  • HC asks Vedanta subsidiary to shut down plant September 29, 2010

    Chennai: The Madras High Court has ordered Sterlite Industries, the subsidiary of Vedanta Group, to close its copper smelter plant in Tuticorin in southern Tamil Nadu for violation of environmental laws. The court held that the facility should be closed because of its proximity to an ecologically fragile area and has...