Environment Management Group

APCPL abides by its moral responsibility for maintaining a green and clean environment for all of its employees, nearby villagers, contracting agencies and all stakeholders. Before the inception of Project activities, an Environment Impact Assessment study was got done by APCPL in 2006-07 through MANTECH Consultants (P) Ltd., New Delhi, with the primary objective of determination of pre-project environmental status of the area by establishing the baseline data and to predict the expected impacts on the area around the project. The major environmental aspects considered under this study include geology, soil, hydrology, meteorology, land use and water use, surface and ground water quality, air quality, sediments, terrestrial and aquatic ecology, demography and socio-economic and noise level etc. at plant site and in its surrounding area. Based on the probable environment impacts predicted in the aforementioned study, the following state of the art technologies mentioned under Environment Management Plan for environment protection are being implemented or are under development at Indira Gandhi Super Thermal Power Station, APCPL, Jharli (3 x 500 MW).