APPENDIX I
(See Paragraph-6)
FORM 1
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(I) Basic Information
S.No.Item Details
Whether it is a violation case and application is being submitted under Notification No. S.O.804(E) dated 14.03.2017 ? No
1.
Name of the Project/s 3x600 MW Coal Based Singareni Thermal Power Plant– Expansion from 2x600 MW to 3X600 MW
Brief summary of projectAnnexure-Brief summary of project
Proposal Number IA/TG/THE/27094/2015
Project Cost (in lacs) 1114371
2.
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 Existing capacity: 2X600 MW / 300.972Ha Proposed additional capacity :1x600MW/ 105.21Ha Total capacity :3x600MW/406.182Ha ha.
4.
New/Expansion/ModernizationExpansion
Proposal NumberIA/TG/THE/27093/2009
MoEFCC file number(Previous EC)J-13012/88/2008-IA.II(T), dtd 27.12.2010
Uploaded EC letterAnnexure-Uploaded EC letter
5. Existing Capacity/Area etc. 1200 ha.
6. Category of project i.e. 'A' or 'B' A
7.
Does it attract the general condition? If yes, please specify No
8.
Does it attract the specific condition? If yes, please specify No
9.
Location of the projectPegadapalli Village, Jaipur mandal, Adilabad Dist, Telangana State. Bounded between Latitude: 180 48’ 42”N and 180 50’ 26”N and Longitude:79033’55”E and 79035’14”E.
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.List of Survey No.s of the additional land required for setting up 1x600 MW (3rd unit). Pegadapalli Village, Jaipur Mandal: Sy. Nos: 534(P), 539(P), 615(P), 616(P), 617(P), 618(P), 619(P), 620(P). Elkanti Village, Jaipur Mandal: Sy.Nos: 59(P), 60(P), 61, 62, 63(P), 64(P), 65, 66, 67(P), 68(P), 338(P), 339, 340, 341(P), 342(P), 345(P), 349(P), 350 to 356, 364(P), 365 to 367, 368(P), 381(P), 382(P), 383(P), 384, 385(P), 386(P), 387(P), 400(P), 401(P), 402(P), 403 to 409, 410(P), 413(P), 414(P), 415 to 417, 418(P), 482(P).
Town / VillagePegadapalli Village
State of the projectTelangana
Details of State of the project
S.no State Name District Name Tehsil Name
(1.)TelanganaAdilabadJaipur
10.
Nearest railway station along with distance in kms Mancherial Railway station, 14.6 km
Nearest airport along with distance in kms Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Shamshabad, Hyderabadlip, 250 km
11. Nearest Town/City/District Headquarters along with distance in kms Mancherial , 14 km
12. Village Panchayats, Zila Parishad, Muncipal Corporation, Local body (Complete postal address with telephone nos. to be given)
13. Name of the Applicant SHANKAR
14. Registered Address M/s. Singareni Collieries Company Limited PO: Kothagudem Collieries - 507 101 Dist: KHAMMAM, T.S
15.
Address for correspondance:
Name of the Company THE SINGARENI COLLIERIES CO LTD
Name of the Applicant SHANKAR
Designation (Owner/ Partner/ CEO) Director (E & M)
Pin code 507101
E-mail denm@scclmines.com
Telephone No. 8744-245005
Fax No. 8744-8744241201
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
16.
Details of Alternative Sites examined, if any. Location of these sites should be shown on a toposheet No
17. Whether part of Interlinked projects? No
18. Whether separate application of Interlinked project has been submitted? N/A
19.
If Yes, MoEF file numberN/A
Date of submissionN/A
20. If No, Reason N/A
21.
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
22.
Whether there is any Government Order/Policy relevant/relating to the site?No
23.
Whether any Forest Land Involved?
Area of Forest land Involved (hectares)N/A
24.
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 2X600 MW TPP is under construction in area of 300.972 Ha. Land required for additional unit of 1X600 MW will be 105.21 Ha. Thus total Land required is 406.182 Ha. Total land is under possession of SCCL The land use will change from open barren land to mixed use development as the proposed land will be occupied by the proposed thermal power plant.
1.2 Clearance of existing land, vegetation and buildings? Yes Clearance of existing land cover would be done as per the requirement for grading/leveling for the project site to construct power plant and associated utility and infrastructure facilities. There are no buildings and structures exist in the proposed project site, hence there is no requirement for the clearance.
1.3 Creation of new land uses? Yes After completion of the project the land use will permanently change from open barren land to mixed use development as the proposed land will be occupied by the proposed thermal power plant
1.4 Pre-construction investigations e.g. bore houses, soil testing? Yes Detailed soil investigation work involving borehole and trial pit tests and electrical resistivity tests will be carried.
1.5 Construction works? Yes Office buildings and Civil structures will be constructed to accommodate Boiler, Turbine, Generator, Condenser, Cooling water system, Coal handling system, Ash handling system, Coal handling plant, ESPs, ETP, Reservoir, Switchyard and other mechanical and electrical plant and equipment. Complete details are given in prefeasibility report.
1.6 Demolition works? No Not envisaged
1.7 Temporary sites used for construction works or housing of construction workers? Yes Temporary sheds constructed for the 2x600 MW TPP under construction will be used for present proposal of additional 1X600 MW unit also. Majority of labour will be sourced from nearby villages & existing township of the SCCL.
1.8 Above ground buildings, structures or earthworks including linear structures, cut and fill or excavations and fill or excavations Yes Boiler, Turbine, Generator, Condensor, Cooling Tower, Chimney, Water system, Ash Dyke, Coal Handling Plant, ESP, ETP, Switchyard, Office Buildings, and other civil, mechanical and electrical facilities required for the project.
1.9 Underground works including mining or tunnelling? No Not required
1.10 Reclamation works? No Not required
1.11 Dredging? No Not required
1.12 Offshore structures? No Not required
1.13 Production and manufacturing processes? Yes Coal received from the mines at (-) 200 mm size is crushed in the crusher house to (-) 20mm size, which is subsequently pulverized in the coal mill. The powdered coal is burnt in the furnace to generate steam in the boiler. The steam generated in the boiler is expanded in the HP, IP & LP turbines and power is generated in the generator. The steam after expansion in the turbine is condensed in the condenser and the condensed steam is replaced back to the boiler. The hot gasses from the furnace af
1.14 Facilities for storage of goods or materials? Yes The following facilities will be provided for storage of goods or materials. • Stores • Workshop • Coal Yard • Chlorine storage • Fuel tanks • Temporary storage sheds are proposed during construction.
1.15 Facilities for treatment or disposal of solid waste or liquid effluents? Yes Solid Waste: Dry ash handling systems are proposed for collection of fly ash in dry form and storage facilities (Silo) and will be supplied to cement or brick industries or end users and balance will be sent to ash pond area. Hydrobins will be provided be provided to utilize bottom ash and will be sent to nearby coal mines of SCCL for stowing/void filling or for embankments of roads and others. Liquid effluents: ETP and STP are proposed for treatment of plant effluents and sewage from plant an
1.16 Facilities for long term housing of operational workers? Yes Staff quarters will be constructed for the operational manpower for both the plant under construction and proposed unit in the space available outside the main plant area.
1.17 New road, rail or sea traffic during construction or operation? No No sea traffic facilities required. The project area is having well developed road and rail network. Additional internal roads required will be formed. Railway line will be extended from the existing Srirampur CHP of the SCCL.
1.18 New road, rail, air water borne or other transport infrastructure including new or altered routes and stations, ports, airports etc? Yes No sea traffic facilities required. The project area is having well developed road and rail network. Additional internal roads required will be formed. Railway line will be extended from the existing Srirampur CHP of the SCCL.
1.19 Closure or diversion of existing transport routes or infrastructure leading to changes in traffic movements? No No changes in existing road network is envisaged.
1.20 New or diverted transmission lines or pipelines? No No diversion of transmission or pipelines required. New EHV power transmission lines and water pipelines are envisaged for the 2x600 MW plant under construction will cater the needs of expansion unit.
1.21 Impoundment, damming, culverting, realignment or other changes to the hydrology of watercourses or aquifers? No Not envisaged.
1.22 Stream crossings? No There are no streams crossing in the proposed site.
1.23 Abstraction or transfers of water from ground or surface waters? Yes Required water for the proposed power plant will be met from the Godavari and Pranahita river through pipeline.
1.24 Changes in water bodies or the land surface affecting drainage or run-off? No No Changes in water bodies or the land surface affecting drainage or runoff.
1.25 Transport of personnel or materials for construction, operation or decommissioning? Yes Transportation of construction material, construction machinery, power plant machinery will be transported through rail and road networks. Manpower will be met from the nearby villages and existing township. During the operational stage required material will be transported through rail and road networks and operational manpower will be accommodated in the township proposed outside main plant area.
1.26 Long-term dismantling or decommissioning or restoration works? No No long term dismantling works involved
1.27 Ongoing activity during decommissioning which could have an impact on the environment? No Not envisaged
1.28 Influx of people to an area in either temporarily or permanently? Yes About 3000 labourers during construction will be employed temporarily. About 1000 permanent staff will work in the power plant during operational phase.
1.29 Introduction of alien species? No No Introduction of alien species
1.30 Loss of native species or genetic diversity? No No loss of native species or genetic diversity
1.31 Any other actions? No None
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 Land already developed for Existing 2x600MW power plant is 300.972 Ha (Main plant 280.40 Ha, Land for Rail system:15.245 Ha, Land for water pipe line :5.327 Ha) Undeveloped land available for expansion of additional unit 1X600MW : 105.21Ha (260 acres)
2.2 Water (expected source & competing users) unit: KLD Yes Water requirement: 1) For 2x600 MW plant under construction: 88800 KLD (3700 m3/hr) 2) For additional 1X600 MW : 43200KLD (1800 m3/hr) 3) Total Water required for 3x600 MW: 132000 KLD (5500 m3/hr) The required water will be met from River Godavari & Pranahitha. 1.05 TMC of water from Godavari River and 2.00 TMC of water from Pranhitha River were allocated by State Government.
2.3 Minerals (MT) Yes Coal requirement: 1) For 2x600 MW plant under construction: 4.784 MTPA 2) For additional 1X600 MW : 2.32 MTPA 3) Total coal required for 3x600 MW: 7.104 MTPA The required coal will be supplied from SRPOC-I, SRPOC-II , RKP OC Phase-I, KK OCP and future OCP mines like SRPOC-III and RKP OC phase-II of SCCL mines
2.4 Construction material – stone, aggregates, sand / soil (expected source – MT) Yes Cement: 132000 MT Structural Steel: 21750 MT Reinforcement Steel: 26000 MT Sand: 1.50 L.Cu.m Stone/aggregate: 2.25 L.Cu.m
2.5 Forests and timber (source – MT) No Nil
2.6 Energy including electricity and fuels (source, competing users) Unit: fuel (MT),energy (MW) Yes Electricity required during construction will be met from existing source / nearest 33 KV sub-station.
2.7 Any other natural resources (use appropriate standard units) Yes HFO/LDO requirement for startup and flame stabilization: 1) For 2x600 MW plant under construction: 8935 KL/annum 2) For additional 1X600 MW : 4467 KL/annum 3) Total coal required for 3x600 MW: 13402 KL/annum The required HFO/LDO will be met from the nearest oil depots.
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 Precautions and safe operating practices will be followed in storage, handling and use of Hazardous material like FernaceOil, HSD, Chlorine, Alum, Caustic soda, HCL, etc will be used immediately.
3.2 Changes in occurrence of disease or affect disease vectors (e.g. insect or water borne diseases) No No changes in occurrence of disease
3.3 Affect the welfare of people e.g. by changing living conditions? Yes Proposed expansion of the 2x600 MW power plant which is under construction will lead to upliftment of socio-economic conditions of the local people
3.4 Vulnerable groups of people who could be affected by the project e.g. hospital patients, children, the elderly etc. No All pollution control norms will be strictly followed with respect to Particulate Matter (PM), SO2 and NOx emissions by installation of pollution control equipments. There is no effect envisaged for the vulnerable groups of people who could be affected by the project.
3.5 Any other causes No No other causes envisaged
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 Yes The spoil generated during the construction will be reused for leveling within the plant site and green belt development
4.2 Municipal waste (domestic and or commercial wastes) Yes During the construction and operational phase of the proposed plant collection and handling of domestic solid waste will be disposed as per the provisions of Municipal Solid Waste management & Handling Rules, 2000.
4.3 Hazardous wastes (as per Hazardous Waste Management Rules) Yes The Hazardous wastes generated during construction and operational phases will be disposed as per the provisions of Hazardous wastes (Management, Handling & Transboundary Movement) Rules, 2008
4.4 Other industrial process wastes Yes During the process of power generation, about 3316.02 TPD of Fly ash and 1421.15 TPD will be generated in 2x600 MW Plant. In addition to these, 1854 TPD of fly ash and 463 TPD of bottom ash will be generated in the present proposal of 1X600 MW TPP. The fly ash will be collected and disposed in dry form for utilization for cement & other end users and bottom ash will be collected through hydrobins and utilized for stowing/void filling in SCCL mines
4.5 Surplus product No There is no surplus product generation
4.6 Sewage sludge or other sludge from effluent treatment Yes Sewage Sludge generated from the STP will be used as manure in greenbelt development.
4.7 Construction or demolition wastes Yes During construction some amount of construction debris may be generated which will be segregated and whatever is re-saleable will be sold to buyers and rest of the waste will be used for filling up of low lying areas and development of internal roads and boundary walls.
4.8 Redundant machinery or equipment Yes Not envisaged
4.9 Contaminated soils or other materials No No contamination is anticipated.
4.10 Agricultural wastes No Not Envisaged
4.11 Other solid wastes No No other solid wastes
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 Vehicles transporting man and material for construction, operations are sources of emission from fossil fuel. The pollutions likely to be released are PM10, PM2.5, SO2, NOx, CO and HC etc. control measures will be taken to keep these pollutants with in the prescribed norms of CPCB and TSPCB.
5.2 Emissions from production processes Yes PM10, PM2.5, SO2, Nox will be the majoremissionsfrom the power plant operations. The boiler will be attached to Electrostatic Prespitator (ESP) of 99.9% efficiency with 275 m stack height to restrict the emissions below 50 mg/Nm3. There will be marginal increase in emissions and will be adequately covered in impact assessment and EMP.
5.3 Emissions from materials handling including storage or transport Yes Fugitive emissions are envisaged from material handling and transportation areas during construction stage. These will be controlled by good housekeeping, sprinkling water in dust prone areas, providing paved roads, proper fencing and green belt development. Fly ash collected in ESP will be stored in ash silos for transportation to cement & brick industries. Unutilized ash if any during exigency will be disposed in the ash pond.
5.4 Emissions from construction activities including plant and equipment Yes The gasses emissions like oxides of Nitrogen and CO will be emitted from the equipment during construction phase only. However, these are fugitive emissions of temporary nature and will be controlled by sprinkling water.
5.5 Dust or odours from handling of materials including construction materials, sewage and waste Yes Dust generated due to handling construction material will be controlled by sprinkling of water. The sewage will be treated in septic tanks followed by soak pits.
5.6 Emissions from incineration of waste No No incineration is proposed
5.7 Emissions from burning of waste in open air (e.g. slash materials, construction debris) No No material will be openly burnt in air.
5.8 Emissions from any other sources No Nil
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 i)Noise will be generated during operation of generator, Turbines, compressors, pumps, fans, coal handling plant etc. The expected noise level during those operations is 85 dB (A), necessary PPEs will be provided. Noise level will be limited as per Norms. Suitable acoustic enclosures will be provided. ii) Most of the equipment structures are static. The vibration effect of these will be only local and the design of supports and foundations will nullify the intensity. iii) Light emissions are n
6.2 From industrial or similar processes Yes Heat is released in the furnace that heats up the surrounding air due to convection. Therefore insulation will be applied to furnace walls to minimize the heat transfer to air.
6.3 From construction or demolition Yes Noise generated from Excavation, drilling and welding will be temporary.
6.4 From blasting or piling No Not envisaged
6.5 From construction or operational traffic Yes There will be marginal additional traffic which may lead to the slight increase in the noise levels.
6.6 From lighting or cooling systems Yes The noise level due to operation of cooling towers will be of the order of 75 dB(A)
6.7 From any other sources No Nil
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 Yes Precautions and safe operating practices will be followed to minimize hazard due to accidental spill of hazardous materials which are stored in small quantities.
7.2 From discharge of sewage or other effluents to water or the land (expected mode and place of discharge) Yes No discharge of sewage or other effluents to water or the land is envisaged outside the plant boundary. Power plant waste water and sewage water will be treated in Treatment Plants and 100% reused for green belt development, dust control, etc. A zero discharge concept will be followed.
7.3 By deposition of pollutants emitted to air into the land or into water No The major emission from the proposed project are Particulate Matter (PM), SO2 and NOx. Adequate control systems like ESP and stack height meeting the MoEF guidelines will be provided to control the emissions. Hence there will not be any chance of contamination of land and water by deposition of pollutants emitted to air.
7.4 From any other sources No No other sources
7.5 Is there a risk of long term build up of pollutants in the environment from these sources? No Not envisaged
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 Adequate safety measures will be followed to control fire and other disasters by preparing and implementation of Disaster Management Plan during construction and operational phase. LDO/HFO will be stored and handled as per all applicable safety regulations.
8.2 From any other causes No Not envisaged
8.3 Could the project be affected by natural disasters causing environmental damage (e.g. floods, earthquakes, landslides, cloudburst etc)? No The proposed project site falls in Zone III as per the IS 1893 (Part-1): 2002. It is lesser seismic prone zone. There are no landslides, erosion and other natural calamities.
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 Proposed plant will result in considerable growth of service sector, which will lead to supporting and ancillary development in the region. New housing facilities and social infrastructure may come up due to influx of the people.
9.2 Lead to after-use of the site, which could have an impact on the environment No No major impacts are envisaged
9.3 Set a precedent for later developments Yes Ancillary industries would develop.
9.4 Have cumulative effects due to proximity to other existing or planned projects with similar effects No Cumulative impact of proposed and existing units will be in the statutory limits.
(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 No areas protected under international conventions, national or local legislation for their ecological, landscape, cultural or other related value are present.
2 Areas which are important or sensitive for ecological reasons - Wetlands, watercourses or other water bodies, coastal zone, biospheres, mountains, forests No No wildlife sanctuary and National park exists. River Godavari, Tekumatla Vagu, Elkanti Cheruvu, Indaram Tank, etc and Indaram R.F., Kundaram R.F present in buffer zone.
3 Areas used by protected, important or sensitive species of flora or fauna for breeding, nesting, foraging, resting, over wintering, migration No Nil
4 Inland, coastal, marine or underground waters Yes Godavari River at a distance of 4 Kms
5 State, National boundaries No Nil
6 Routes or facilities used by the public for access to recreation or other tourist, pilgrim areas No Nil
7 Defence installations No Nil
8 Densely populated or built-up area Yes Mancherial at a distance of 14 Kms
9 Areas occupied by sensitive man-made land uses (hospitals, schools, places of worship, community facilities) Yes There is no. of schools, hospitals, temples, churches, majids, etc within 15 Kms.
10 Areas containing important, high quality or scarce resources.(ground water resources,surface resources,forestry,agriculture,fisheries,tourism,minerals) No Nil
11 Areas already subjected to pollution or environmental damage.(those where existing legal environmental standards are exceeded) No Nil
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 Nil
(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) 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.
V.(i)
Name of ApplicantSHANKAR
DesignationDirector (E & M)
Name of Company (Applicant Name should not be given here)THE SINGARENI COLLIERIES CO LTD
AddressM/s. Singareni Collieries Company Limited PO: Kothagudem Collieries - 507 101 Dist: KHAMMAM, T.S
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