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Article: Environmental activists nail ‘lies’ in report on Cheyyur plant – The Hindu

Environmental activists and representatives of the fishermen villages of Kancheepuram district have charged that the environmental impact assessment (EIA) report on the 4000-MW, coal-fired power plant in Cheyyur had been constructed on a foundation of “blatant lies” that overlooked the vibrant coastal ecology of the region.

Representatives of the fishing hamlets along Cheyyur coastline, backed by a Chennai-based environmental group, Community Environment Monitoring (CEM), plan to file a case…..Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/environmental-activists-nail-lies-in-report-on-cheyyur-plant/article5056321.ece