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Vasco gets new Waste Treatment Plant

Minister for Waste Management and Science and Technology Michael Lobo has stated that “the state government will replicate the technology adopted by Sweden and Norway for treating the garbage all over the state, making Goa the first state in India to adopt latest technology to overcome the garbage menace. Lobo […]

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Bainguinim Waste Management Facility will be completed in 18 months

The State Environment Impact Assessment Authority (SEIAA) has issued environment clearance (EC) to set up a solid waste management facility at Bainguinim clearing the path for the government to set up the facility in close proximity to the World heritage sites at Old Goa. SEIAA has accorded the prior environment […]

Hi-Tech Waste Treatment Plants will take care of Goa’s Waste

Waste Management Minister Michael Lobo unveiled ambitious plans to tackle the waste issue, including the setting up of a state-of-the-art incinerator with Norwegian technology and Rs 100-crore worth project to remediate around 11 existing waste dumps across the state. The Minister further disclosed plans to kick-start work on the modern […]

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Positive approach has to be built in the mindset of Goans

Stating that the work on the proposed solid waste treatment plants at Bainguinim and Cacora has to be taken up on a priority, Minister for Science and Technology, and Waste Management, Michael Lobo said that waste is any substance, which is discarded after its primary use, however, if proper mindset […]

Margao may see an epidemic-like situation in future

Minister of Waste Management, Science and Technology, Port and Rural Development Michael Lobo while refuting allegations by Margao Chairperson Babita Angle Prabhudesai said that his earlier statement on Margao garbage issue was non-political and further stated that if the problem of garbage is not tackled, Margao may see an epidemic-like […]

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Kundaim Biomedical WTP to be ready by 2021; Goa needs 4 WTPs

Asserting that Goa should have four waste treatment plants, including a small plant at Sonsodo, if tourism is to be taken at a different level and also resolve the waste imbroglio, Waste Management Minister Michael Lobo said the Cacora plant will come up within 15 months after the issuance of […]

There is no other solution to a garbage plant for Tiswadi

Minister for Waste Management, Michael Lobo, reiterated that the government will not backtrack on the proposed garbage treatment plant at Bainguinim. “We are going ahead and things are on the right track,” Lobo said speaking about the status of the waste management project at Bainguinim. Once the environmental clearance is […]

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MLAs should convince people that the project is for them and for their future

Advising MLAs not to come under pressure, Waste Management Minister, Michael Lobo said public representatives should remain firm over decisions on public utility projects.  “Whenever a public protest is held at the behest of a handful of NGOs, MLAs get scared of losing public support. The MLAs come under pressure. […]

Bainguinim Waste Treatment facility will generate clean fuel, electricity and manure

Minister for Science and Technology Michael Lobo said the proposed solid waste management facility (SWMF) at Bainguinim, which is going to be a centralised system to treat the waste generated by five Tiswadi constituencies, will be completed within two years. Claiming that the local bodies have failed to put in […]

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