Nuclear Liability Bill

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Report of a conversation with Prof. Sheila Jasanoff, Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies Director, Program on Science, Technology and Society Harvard Kennedy School John F. Kennedy School of Government

Date: 16 March, 2017
Time: 3 pm to 5.30 pm
Venue: ESG Workshop Space, Bangalore
Sheila Jasanoff

 

Report of the conversation with

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Extensive construction was ongoing in violation of NGT orders and environmental and forest protection laws

Press Release : Bangalore : 26 February 2014

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National Green Tribunal constitutes Fact Finding Committee based on ESG's Petitions

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Press Release : Bangalore : 27 March 2013

Challakere Grasslands Landscape

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Nuclear Liability Bill

15 March, 2010

Overview

A Definite Race to the Bottom: The Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Bill, 2010 protects nuclear industry from the real costs of compensating loss of life, property and environment in the event of a nuclear disaster.