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Indian Government Approves Hindalco Plan For Second Alumina Refinery In Odisha

Indian Government Approves Hindalco Plan For Second Alumina Refinery In Odisha

Indian aluminium smelter Hindalco obtained permission from the national government earlier this week for its planned greenfield alumina refinery in the western state of Odisha. According to reports, the High Level Clearance Authority (HLCA) gave its blessing to Hindalco’s plan, which is...

Indian Government Investigating Utkal Alumina’s Operations at Rayagada

India’s National Green Tribunal (NGT) instructed the country’s forest department to inspect Utkal Alumina International Limited (UAIL) to determine whether its operations at Rayagada are situated on forest land. Sanjit Kumar Turuk, listed as the petitioner, filed a petition with NGT alleging that UAIL was given a mining lease and allowed to operate an alumina […]