IIT(BHU) Professor nominated EAC-member
VARANASI: Prof Pradeep Kumar Mishra of IIT (BHU) has been nominated as member to EAC of Ministry of Environment Forest and Climate Change, Govt of India for two years starting from July 2020. This committee examines all the infrastructural and industrial projects before giving it clearance.
Expert Appraisal Committee (EAC) is a multi-disciplinary sectoral appraisal committee comprising of various subject matter experts for appraisal of sector specific projects. The EAC is the recommendatory body. Based on the recommendations of the Expert Appraisal Committee, environmental clearance is accorded or rejected to the project by Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change (MoEF&CC).