In 2015, environmental earn amendments that will make the air cleaner
Since 2015, Russia starts large-scale fight for clean air, land and vodu.V amendments come into force, regulating the level of pollution and the amount of debris. Companies will be required to move to a new technology that will allow a few years to significantly reduce emissions. “Times” recalls what changes in environmental legislation has occurred, and that Russia has lost and gained in the past year.
Unpleasant smell in Moscow, which regularly causes suffering citizens at the end of last year, forcing officials to talk about the fight for clean air. After a series of environmental emissions prosecutors found the culprit – Moscow Oil Refinery, and the court fined him 250 thousand leadership. Rub. for air pollution with hydrogen sulfide.
And in 2015 will come into force changes in environmental legislation, which will force the company to take care of the environment. According to the Minister of Natural Resources and Ecology of Russia Sergei Donskoi, it will affect the lives of 36 million Russians – residents of cities with high and very high levels of pollution. Amendments to environmental legislation actually turn the idea of environmental protection, said the minister.
Blow to the pollutants
Since the new year polluters should start preparing for the global modernization, which starts in 2019. This pushes them to the new law “On rationing.”
“We are implementing new environmental standards, then in the near future, all businesses must go to the new technology. Specifically – in 2019 in the country to begin large-scale modernization. To this end, in 2015, will take concrete steps. Already at the end of 2017 we expect to decrease harmful effects on the environment by 15%, “- said at the final meeting with journalists in late 2014, the Minister Don.
In the Ministry of Natural Resources will be initially for the worst polluters.
“In 2015, will be approved by a list of major polluters, who will have to prepare plans for its modernization. It will be – I will outline the figure – up to 300 companies.
At the moment, there are already 160 businesses that we have chosen. They are all familiar with, but I list them will not: we must approve the list of government “, – said Don. Later, at a meeting with Russian President minister named some of the pollutants, in particular, “Norilsk Nickel”, Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works and a number of enterprises in Krasnoyarsk.