environmental assessment

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environmental assessment

A review of the probable environmental consequences of a proposed action, often performed to determine whether an environmental impact statement is required.
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Conduct climate risk assessment covering both adaptation and mitigation or collaborate with and receive inputs from the respective Climate Change consultant and include it in the Initial Environmental Examination (IEE) or Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) reports OR review or revise the Climate Risk Assessment section to ensure compliance to ADB requirements when such sections have already been prepared
A LAW amendment on environmental impact assessments submitted by DISY, if passed, could be the final blow to the island's environment, the Federation of Environmental Organisations (OPOK) have said.
In its environmental impact assessment, ADAS UK Ltd added: "At the end of the operational life of the development, which we anticipate to be approximately 35 years, the solar panels can be decommissioned and recycled.
2003/35/EC of the European Parliament and Council; (b) is a relevant project within the meaning of Sections 20A(9) and 55A(7) of the Roads (Scotland) Act 1984, and falls within Annex II of the said Directive but that having regard to the selection criteria contained in Annex III of the Directive it should not be made subject to an environmental impact assessment in accordance with the Directive, and accordingly the project does not require the publication of an Environmental Statement.
Campaigners secured a halt in demolition work after pointing out the council had not made an environmental impact assessment screening opinion prior to approving demolition.
We are studying the new locations according to Federal law 24 for 1999 that states that an environmental impact assessment should be done prior to mining in that place," said Al Matroushi.
Taipei, April 7, 2011 (CENS) -- The Kuokuang petrochemical project may be relocated to some Asian country, should it fail to pass the environmental impact assessment, revealed Shih Yen-shiang, economics minister, yesterday (April 6).
In March, the Brazilian government closed a large soy processing and shipping facility in the Amazon rainforest because the plant did not complete an environmental impact assessment.
According to Bowling, the new law will help spur institutional reform and the development of regimens for pollution control and environmental impact assessments, among other things.
Based on Eskom's environmental impact assessment, the environment ministry gave the go-ahead to the project in June 2003.
The court also directed LDA to submit record regarding environmental impact assessment of the project till March 6.
Executive director of the Zambia Institute of Environmental Management (ZIEMA), Morgan Katati said it was unfortunate that even after undergoing environmental impact assessment, the companies have failed to adhere to environmental laws, a move that was fueling pollution in communities where they operate.

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