COPPER SMELTING PLANT

  • SC refuses to stay NGT order on restarting Sterlite unit June 10, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to stay the National Green Tribunal (NGT) order allowing Sterlite Industries Ltd to recommence operation of its copper smelting plant in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin district under the supervision of an expert committee. "It would be appropriate to wait for the judgement (of NGT)....
  • TN: Vedanta plant ordered to stop operations March 30, 2013

    Chennai: The Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) Friday ordered closure of the Tuticorin copper smelting plant of Sterlite Industries, a subsidiary of Vedanta group, with immediate effect, and power supply to the plant has been cut off, a company official said. "The TNPCB issued the order to shut down...