Public Hearing on Environmental Aspects w.r.t implementation of Khurja STPP (2x660MW) was conducted at Tehasil Khurja of Distt. Bulandshahar on 1st August, 2015. The public hearing started at 11.00am in presence of District Administration representative, ADM (Bulandshahar), SDM (Khurja) and other officers of the administration. In addition to THDCIL officials, Regional Officer (Uttar Pradesh State Pollution Control Board), M/s. Mantec officials (Consultant of THDCIL),Public representatives and about 400 villagers have participated in the Public Hearing.
The villagers are very much updated about the environmental issues pertaining to air pollution and water pollution. They raised their doubts about the mitigation of ash disposal, Carbon dioxide, Nitrozen dioxide, Sulfer dioxide produced due to burning of the coal.
Villagers were also keen to know about disbursement of compensation of acquired land. All the queries raised by villagers and UPSPCB were replied to their satisfaction.