District administration, Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) and Ghaziabad Nagar Nigam (GNN) jointly claimed to have identified land for the development of a solid waste management plant. One parcel of land identified of 35 acre is located at Galand while the other is at Village Mohammadpur Amad at Modinagar- totalling 21 acre.
The district administration informed that at Galand a waste-to-energy plant that will produce electricity out of waste will be set up under the aegis of the GDA and the GNN and for this a DPR will be prepared. A company called Accord has been given the task of preparing the DPR. This will be replicated at Modinagar waste plant also, where other urban local bodies will fund the project. For the project UP Jal Nigam has contracted another firm for the DPR while the Jal Nigam will carry out the work.
It was also informed that NOC for the waste disposal plant at Galand has been taken from every department concerned.
–delhincrnews.in staff reporter
–Pic is representational