Environmental Clearances in Infrastructure projects in India traditionally owned and managed by the Govt. or their agencies. Infra projects are highly capital intensive
Govt. Environment Authorities & Organizations
Role of various Authorities / Agencies
Various Acts / Statutes / Rules
Environment Protection Acts 1986 & Amendments
Forest Acts / Notification / Rules / Authorities
Environment Impact Assessment Notification / Rules
Procedure for obtaining EC / FC
Salient features of EIA / EMP / DMP
T&C of EC / FC and their compliance
Climate & Sustainable Development - GHG & Oz Depleting
Glimpse on Carbon Trading Activities
Bhopal Accident – What went wrong
The way ahead
Infrastructure Projects Today’s Sun Rise Sector
Infrastructure is the basic physical & organizational structure necessary for the growth of the economy.
Typically refers to the structures that support society & industries such as Electricity, water supply, transportation etc.
Infrastructure projects in India traditionally owned and managed by the Govt. or their agencies.
Infra projects are highly capital intensive, involve huge sunk capital and long operating life.
Given the massive investment and organizational requirement, private sector participation is being encouraged by the Govt.
The Infrastructure Sector
Energy (Power, Oil & Gas Pipelines, Nonconventional Energy), Transportation (Highways, Railways, Ports, Airports, Waterways)
Telecom (Telephone, Internet, Radio & TV, Postal Services)
Mass Rapid Transportation (MRT, Mono Rail, City Bus)
City Roads, Hospitals, Education.
Water Supply & Wastewater treatment facilities
Car Parking, Parks,
Solid Waste Management
Commercial & Industrial
Housing & Townships
Tourism & Hospitality
Education & Healthcare
Water Supply & Sanitation
Education & Health
Ambitious National Highway Development Project (NHDP)
Six-lane of 19000 km of NH
4-lane of 20000 km State Highways
Two-lane of 25000 km other roads.
PPP is very successful with BOT, DBFOT etc. models
100% FDI allowed, 100% I-T exemption for 10 years
Grants of VGF, subsidies available
Various soft loan facilities from ADB, WB, IIFCL are available.
Annual Growth expected – 12-15% of road traffic.
All 125 airport in the country operated by AAI.
New Airports at Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bangalore & Kochi are developed under PPP.
12 small Airport are allotted for expansion by Reliance Infra.
Modernisation of metro airports at Chennai, Kolkata
Greenfield airports planned in Goa, Pune, Navi Mumbai, Greater Noida and Kannur.
70% of the traffic at major ports by volume is dry and liquid bulk.
12 major ports and 187 minor ports along 7,517 km long coastline
11 major ports run by Port Trusts while the port at Ennore is a corporation under the Central Government.
Opportunities in Infra Sector
Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd.
Total Investment Rs. 45000 cr, To be commissioned by 2017
Western Corridor – Delhi Mumbai - 1500 km
Eastern Corridor – Ludhiana to Kolkata – 1840 km
Development of Industrial belt around both the corridors with Investment of Rs. 50000 cr.
GQ and N-S / E-W are also planned
The major development in MRTs about 2000 km in cities.
International Financing Agencies
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)
International Development Association (IDA)
International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA)
International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID)
Asian Development Bank
Bilateral Financing Institutions
JICA, KFW etc.
The norms and guidelines the Lending Institution is to be followed by the borrower for procurement of Works / Services
Major Industrial Sectors
Oil & Gas Exploration
Petroleum Refineries & Petrochemicals
Chemicals & Fertilizers
Basic Metals (Steel, Aluminum, Copper)
Cement & products
Textiles & garment
Automobiles & Accessories
Electricals & Electronics
Bulk Drugs & Pharmaceuticals