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(I) Basic Information
S.No.Item Details
Is your project Comes under Notified Industrial Area NA
Whether it is a violation case and application is being submitted under Notification No. S.O.804(E) dated 14.03.2017 ? No
Name of the Project/s Adani Power Jharkhand Ltd.
Brief summary of projectAnnexure-Brief summary of project
Proposal Number IA/JH/THE/47994/2016
Project Cost 1390600 lacs
S. No. in the schedule1(d) Thermal Power Plants
Project Sector Thermal Projects
3. Proposed capacity/area/length/tonnage to be handled/command area/lease area/number or wells to be drilled 1600 (2x800) MW ha.
5. Existing Capacity/Area etc. -1 ha.
6. Category of project i.e. 'A' or 'B' A
Does it attract the general condition? If yes, please specify No
Does it attract the specific condition? If yes, please specify No
Location of the projectGodda Jharkhand
Shape of the project landBlock (Polygon)
Uploaded GPS fileAnnexure-GPS file      
Uploaded copy of survey of India ToposheetAnnexure-Survey of india toposheet
Plot/Survey/Khasra No.Paraspani - 588 to 2410 and other nearby Teloliya – 1152, 1213 to 1397 and other nearby
Town / VillageParaspani, Teloliya & Telo villages Tahsil - Pthargama
State of the projectJharkhand
Details of State of the project State Name District Name Tehsil Name
Nearest railway station along with distance in kms Barahat, 45 km
Nearest airport along with distance in kms Patna, 300 km
11. Nearest Town/City/District Headquarters along with distance in kms Godda , 15 km
12. Village Panchayats, Zila Parishad, Muncipal Corporation, Local body (Complete postal address with telephone nos. to be given)
13. Name of the Applicant Santosh Kumar Singh
14. Registered Address Adani House, Nr Mithakhali Circle Navrangpura, Ahmedabad. Pin- 380009.
Address for correspondance:
Name of the Company Santosh Kumar Singh
Name of the Applicant Santosh Kumar Singh
Designation (Owner/ Partner/ CEO) AVP - Environment
Pin code 380015
Telephone No. 079-25557289
Fax No. 079-25557401
Copy of documents in support of the competence/authority of the person making this application to make application on behalf of the User Agency . NIL
Details of Alternative Sites examined, if any. Location of these sites should be shown on a toposheet Yes
Uploaded detailsAnnexure-Uploaded details
17. Whether part of Interlinked projects? No
18. Whether separate application of Interlinked project has been submitted? N/A
If Yes, MoEF file numberN/A
Date of submissionN/A
20. If No, Reason N/A
Whether the proposal involves Approval/ Clearance under: if yes, details of the same and their status to be given
(i) Whether the proposal involves approval/clearance under the Forest (Conservation) Act,1980?No
(ii) Whether the proposal involves approval/clearance under the wildlife (Protection) Act,1972?No
(iii) Whether the proposal involves approval/clearance under the C.R.Z notification, 2011?No
Whether there is any Government Order/Policy relevant/relating to the site?No
Whether any Forest Land Involved?
Area of Forest land Involved (hectares)N/A
Whether there is any litigation pending against the project and/or land in which the project is proposed to be set up?No
(a) Name of the CourtN/A
(b) Name of the Sub courtN/A
(c) Case No.N/A
(d) Orders/directions of the court, if any and relevance with the proposed projectN/A
(II) Activity
1 Construction, operation or decommissioning of the Project involving actions, which will cause physical changes in the locality (topography, land use, changes in water bodies, etc.)
S.No Information/Checklist confirmation Yes/No Details there of (with approximate quantities/rates, wherever possible) with source of information data
1.1 Permanent or temporary change in land use, land cover or topography including increase in intensity of land use (with respect to local land use plan) Yes Presently the land is fellow land, single cropping rain fed agricultural land and barren land. Land use will be changed to “Industrial use” after private land acquisition and allotment of Government Land.
1.2 Clearance of existing land, vegetation and buildings? Yes There is spare vegetation on the proposed site. Which will be cleared
1.3 Creation of new land uses? Yes Land use will be changed to “Industrial use” after private land acquisition and allotment of Government Land.
1.4 Pre-construction investigations e.g. bore houses, soil testing? Yes Soil testing shall be conducted after land acquisition.
1.5 Construction works? Yes Construction of Power Plant mainly involves the following activities: • Site clearance and excavation; • Transportation, storage and handling of construction materials; • Mobilization and demobilization of men and machinery • Civil construction • Mechanical works Power and water supply and its auxiliary facilities.
1.6 Demolition works? No Not Applicable
1.7 Temporary sites used for construction works or housing of construction workers? Yes Temporary sites would be used for housing of construction workers.
1.8 Above ground buildings, structures or earthworks including linear structures, cut and fill or excavations and fill or excavations Yes The entire Power Plant will be constructed above ground. There will be some cut and fill and excavations for foundations.
1.9 Underground works including mining or tunnelling? No Not Applicable
1.10 Reclamation works? No Not Applicable
1.11 Dredging? No Not Applicable
1.12 Offshore structures? No Not Applicable
1.13 Production and manufacturing processes? Yes Generation of electricity from combustion of coal, through steam turbine and generators
1.14 Facilities for storage of goods or materials? Yes Coal Stock Yard for storage of coal. Storage tanks for LDO/HSD. Closed storage yard for chemicals, spare parts, equipment, maintenance, etc.
1.15 Facilities for treatment or disposal of solid waste or liquid effluents? Yes For solid waste: it is proposed to dispose / reuse as per plan stated below. Ash Disposal System- The fly ash generated from these units will be either used in cement industries around the plant area or exported for its utilization by end users. Fly ash will be collected in RCC silos and from the silos fly ash shall be loaded in to closed trucks and sent to cement industries. Fly ash can also be utilised in Brick industries, in construction of roads, in making fly-ash bricks. In cas
1.16 Facilities for long term housing of operational workers? Yes Residential Complex shall be developed by Company, which will be applied separately.
1.17 New road, rail or sea traffic during construction or operation? Yes Approach road to the site will be constructed by Company. New Railway Line for transportation of coal from take-off point on Indian Railways system will be constructed by Company.
1.18 New road, rail, air water borne or other transport infrastructure including new or altered routes and stations, ports, airports etc? Yes New approach road and railway linkage
1.19 Closure or diversion of existing transport routes or infrastructure leading to changes in traffic movements? No Not Applicable
1.20 New or diverted transmission lines or pipelines? Yes Construction Power will be drawn from nearby source. Transmission line from source to plant shall be laid by Company During operational phase, power is proposed to be supplied at the nearest inter connection point in Bangladesh. There is no transmission line proposed as part of this application.
1.21 Impoundment, damming, culverting, realignment or other changes to the hydrology of watercourses or aquifers? Yes Area drainage study will be conducted and recommendations made will be implemented.
1.22 Stream crossings? Yes There is second order stream, which will be diverted.
1.23 Abstraction or transfers of water from ground or surface waters? Yes Water requirement for 2x800 MW TPP will be 35 MCM/annum. Adani Power (Jharkhand) has applied for Water Allocation by WRD, GoJ.
1.24 Changes in water bodies or the land surface affecting drainage or run-off? Yes There will be change in contour. However Natural drainage profile will be maintained of the region.
1.25 Transport of personnel or materials for construction, operation or decommissioning? Yes Transport of construction materials from nearby sources to construction work area during construction
1.26 Long-term dismantling or decommissioning or restoration works? Yes Long term dismantling will be involved after plant life cycle of 35 years.
1.27 Ongoing activity during decommissioning which could have an impact on the environment? No Not Applicable.
1.28 Influx of people to an area in either temporarily or permanently? Yes Since industry attracts both skilled and unskilled labours, influx of people will be there to some extent.
1.29 Introduction of alien species? No Not Applicable.
1.30 Loss of native species or genetic diversity? No Not Applicable.
1.31 Any other actions? No Not Applicable.
2 Use of Natural resources for construction or operation of the Project (such as land, water, materials or energy, especially any resources which are non-renewable or in short supply):
S.No Information/Checklist confirmation Yes/No Details thereof (with approximate quantities/rates, wherever possible) with source of information data
2.1 Land especially undeveloped or agricultural land (ha) Yes Predominantly, most of the land is barren and single crop. After acquisition, this will be developed as industrial land.
2.2 Water (expected source & competing users) unit: KLD Yes The total water requirement for the project is estimated at 35 MCM/Annum. The water requirement shall be met from The Chir River. Proposed intake from Chir River is near Godda, Jharkhand, which is at a distance of approx. 20 km.
2.3 Minerals (MT) Yes Imported Coal will be used as primary fuel @ 7 million Metric tonnes per annum @ 85% PLF (GCV- 3660 Kcal/Kg, HR – 2150 Kcal/kwh).
2.4 Construction material – stone, aggregates, sand / soil (expected source – MT) Yes Stone, aggregate, soil, sand etc. from nearby area, during construction. Estimated quantities are as below Cement- 12,00,000 bags Reinforcement- 12,000 MT Aggregates- 120,000 m3
2.5 Forests and timber (source – MT) No Not Applicable
2.6 Energy including electricity and fuels (source, competing users) Unit: fuel (MT),energy (MW) Yes The project is proposed on 100% imported coal. Imported Coal will be used as primary fuel @ 7 million Metric tonnes per annum @ 85% PLF (GCV-3660 Kcal/Kg, HR – 2150 Kcal/kwh). LDO & HSD/HFO will be used as secondary fuel @ 15000 KL per annum.
2.7 Any other natural resources (use appropriate standard units) No Not Applicable
3 Use, storage, transport, handling or production of substances or materials, which could be harmful to human health or the environment or raise concerns about actual or perceived risks to human health
S.No Information/Checklist confirmation Yes/No Details thereof (with approximate quantities/rates, wherever possible) with source of information data
3.1 Use of substances or materials, which are hazardous (as per MSIHC rules) to human health or the environment (flora, fauna, and water supplies Yes LDO/HSD/HFO- 15000 KL/annum Chlorine- 675 Tons/annum
3.2 Changes in occurrence of disease or affect disease vectors (e.g. insect or water borne diseases) No Not Applicable
3.3 Affect the welfare of people e.g. by changing living conditions? Yes The region is slowly turning into industrial and commercial zone from agricultural and rural economy. The increased industrial and commercial development is expected to have beneficial impact on the local people in terms of employment and ancillary commercial activities.
3.4 Vulnerable groups of people who could be affected by the project e.g. hospital patients, children, the elderly etc. No Hospitals, schools, road etc. will be developed under CSR activities by the Project Proponent.
3.5 Any other causes No Not Applicable
4 Production of solid wastes during construction or operation or decommissioning (MT/month)
S.No Information/Checklist confirmation Yes/No Details thereof (with approximate quantities/rates, wherever possible) with source of information data
4.1 Spoil, overburden or mine wastes No Not Applicable
4.2 Municipal waste (domestic and or commercial wastes) Yes There will be Municipal waste generation only from canteen area. Adani Power (Jharkhand) Limited will provide Organic Waste Converter for converting this waste into manure.
4.3 Hazardous wastes (as per Hazardous Waste Management Rules) Yes Oily waste & sludge will be disposed off as per CPCB/JSPCB/MoEF guidelines.
4.4 Other industrial process wastes Yes Ash only.
4.5 Surplus product No Not Applicable
4.6 Sewage sludge or other sludge from effluent treatment Yes Effluent Treatment Plant Sludge and STP Sludge.
4.7 Construction or demolition wastes Yes Construction wastes will be separately packed in bags and supplied to re-cyclers.
4.8 Redundant machinery or equipment No Not Applicable
4.9 Contaminated soils or other materials No Not Applicable
4.10 Agricultural wastes No Not Applicable
4.11 Other solid wastes No Not Applicable
5 Release of pollutants or any hazardous, toxic or noxious substances to air(Kg/hr)
S.No Information/Checklist confirmation Yes/No Details thereof (with approximate quantities/rates, wherever possible) with source of information data
5.1 Emissions from combustion of fossil fuels from stationary or mobile sources Yes Emission of dust and gases like Particulate Matter, NOX, SO2 etc. ESP, Low NOx burners, 275 m tall stacks and other measures will be taken to limit the emission within the prescribed norms.
5.2 Emissions from production processes Yes Emission of dust and gases Like PM, NOX, SO2 etc. One RCC Stacks of 275 m height, with two Steel Flues are proposed for wider dispersion of the pollutants.
5.3 Emissions from materials handling including storage or transport Yes With usage of dust extraction and suppression system in ash, coal transfer point and coal bunkers. Also closed coal conveyors will be used in coal transportations to mitigate the emission.
5.4 Emissions from construction activities including plant and equipment Yes Regular water sprinkling will be done at the project to minimize the dust emission during construction phase.
5.5 Dust or odours from handling of materials including construction materials, sewage and waste Yes Some dust will be emitted while handling the construction materials like cement or bricks.
5.6 Emissions from incineration of waste No Not Applicable
5.7 Emissions from burning of waste in open air (e.g. slash materials, construction debris) No Not Applicable
5.8 Emissions from any other sources No Not Applicable
6 Generation of Noise and Vibration, and Emissions of Light and Heat:
S.No Information/Checklist confirmation Yes/No Details thereof (with approximate quantities/rates, wherever possible) with source of information data
6.1 From operation of equipment e.g. engines, ventilation plant, crushers Yes Noise would be generated generally from steam turbine, generator, compressors, pumps, fans, coal handling plant etc. but all the equipment will be designed and if required acoustic materials will be provided to have the noise level not to exceed the values as stipulated in CPCB/JSPCB/MoEF norms.
6.2 From industrial or similar processes Yes Noise would be generated during transportation of material / machine.
6.3 From construction or demolition Yes Some noise would be generated during construction phase but it will be limited to the site only.
6.4 From blasting or piling Yes Blasting may not be required for excavation of foundations, however, if it is to be carried out, this will be limited to the early stage of construction as well as limited in extent.
6.5 From construction or operational traffic Yes During construction and coal transportation traffic.
6.6 From lighting or cooling systems Yes Indirect process cooling, direct water spraying.
6.7 From any other sources No Not Applicable
7 Risks of contamination of land or water from releases of pollutants into the ground or into sewers, surface waters, groundwater, coastal waters or the sea:
S.No Information/Checklist confirmation Yes/No Details thereof (with approximate quantities/rates, wherever possible) with source of information data
7.1 From handling, storage, use or spillage of hazardous materials No Not Applicable
7.2 From discharge of sewage or other effluents to water or the land (expected mode and place of discharge) No Plant will follow the zero discharge concept.
7.3 By deposition of pollutants emitted to air into the land or into water Yes Installing ESP and other air pollution control equipment will minimize the impact. Similarly COC maximization along with reuse will help achieving zero discharge. ETP will be designed to meet stipulated standards. So there will be no significant impact.
7.4 From any other sources No Not Applicable
7.5 Is there a risk of long term build up of pollutants in the environment from these sources? Yes Minimum impact on land and water due to state of art technology.
8 Risk of accidents during construction or operation of the Project, which could affect human health or the environment
S.No Information/Checklist confirmation Yes/No Details thereof (with approximate quantities/rates, wherever possible) with source of information data
8.1 From explosions, spillages, fires etc from storage, handling, use or production of hazardous substances Yes An assessment of conceptual design will be conducted to minimize the risk of fire at the coal stockyard, LDO & HSD/HFO storage tank, chlorine gas leaks from the pipeline/ tonner, breaching of ash pond due to failure of ash pond bound.
8.2 From any other causes No Not Applicable
8.3 Could the project be affected by natural disasters causing environmental damage (e.g. floods, earthquakes, landslides, cloudburst etc)? No Not Applicable. However, at the time of construction work, the regulations for the Seismic Zone-III will be taken into consideration for design and setting up the project.
9 Factors which should be considered (such as consequential development) which could lead to environmental effects or the potential for cumulative impacts with other existing or planned activities in the locality
S.No Information/Checklist confirmation Yes/No Details thereof (with approximate quantities/rates, wherever possible) with source of information data
9.1 Lead to development of supporting utilities, ancillary development or development stimulated   by the project which could have impact on the environment e.g.:
  • Supporting infrastructure (roads, power supply,waste or waste water treatment, etc.)
  • housing development
  • extractive industries
  • supply industries
  • Other
Yes Roads, infrastructure and housing development in the surrounding area. The project will also undertake local community development under its CSR plan focusing on Education, Health & Sanitation, Livelihood development and Rural Infrastructure Development.
9.2 Lead to after-use of the site, which could have an impact on the environment Yes It would be an industrially planned area. Later development will be taken into consideration.
9.3 Set a precedent for later developments Yes Later development will be taken into consideration.
9.4 Have cumulative effects due to proximity to other existing or planned projects with similar effects No Not Applicable
(III) Environmental Sensitivity
S.No Areas Name/Identity Aerial distance (within 15km.) Proposed project location boundary
1 Areas protected under international conventions, national or local legislation for  their ecological, landscape, cultural or other related value
No Not Applicable
2 Areas which are important or sensitive for ecological reasons - Wetlands, watercourses or other water bodies, coastal zone, biospheres, mountains, forests Yes Charri Pahar RF – 4.5 KM Chandna RF – 6.0 KM Garial RF – 8.5 KM Sunder Dam- 7.5 KM Khelari RF – 7.0 KM
3 Areas used by protected, important or sensitive species of flora or fauna for breeding, nesting, foraging, resting, over wintering, migration No Not Applicable
4 Inland, coastal, marine or underground waters Yes Chir River about 20 KM
5 State, National boundaries No Not Applicable
6 Routes or facilities used by the public for access to recreation or other tourist, pilgrim areas No Not Applicable
7 Defence installations No Not Applicable
8 Densely populated or built-up area Yes Godda District about 8 KM.
9 Areas occupied by sensitive man-made land uses (hospitals, schools, places of worship, community facilities) Yes Primary Health Centres and Schools in Paraspani
10 Areas containing important, high quality or scarce resources.(ground water resources,surface resources,forestry,agriculture,fisheries,tourism,minerals) Yes Maa Yogini Mandir – 5-6 KM
11 Areas already subjected to pollution or environmental damage.(those where existing legal environmental standards are exceeded) No Not Applicable
12 Areas susceptible to natural hazard which could cause the project to present environmental problems (earthquakes, subsidence, landslides, erosion, flooding or extreme or adverse climatic conditions) similar effects No Not Applicable
(IV) Proposed Terms of Reference for EIA studies
1 Uploaded Proposed TOR File Annexure-TOR file
2 Uploaded scanned copy of covering letter Annexure-scanned copy of covering letter
3 Uploaded Pre-Feasibility report(PFR) Annexure-PFR
4 Uploaded additional attachments(only single pdf file) Annexure-Additional attachments
Additional Attachments, if any
Attached File
ADS Letter
ADS Letter
ADS Letter
ADS Letter
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      Additional Detail Sought : NIL
(V) Undertaking
I hereby give undertaking that the data and information given in the application and enclosures are true to be best of my knowledge and belief and I am aware that if any part of the data and information found to be false or misleading at any stage, the project will be rejected and clearance given, if any to the project will be revoked at our risk and cost.
Name of ApplicantSantosh Kumar Singh
DesignationAVP - Environment
Name of Company (Applicant Name should not be given here)Santosh Kumar Singh
AddressAdani House, Nr Mithakhali Circle Navrangpura, Ahmedabad. Pin- 380009.