Tribunal cancels Lamu coal power project licence

Construction site for the Lamu coal plant. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • The tribunal said constructors of the coal plant omitted engineering plans and key facts of the project from public participation as well as failure to take consideration of Climate Change Act.
  • Amu Power and Nema ordered to start a new EIA licensing process and ensure they comply with the law.

The National Environment Tribunal has cancelled the licence issued to Amu Power Company Ltd for setting up a coal plant.

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