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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF POWER
SHRAM SHAKTI BHAWAN, RAFI MARG
NEW DELHI-110 001

New Delhi,
the 2nd June , 1999

Notification

Dear Shri

S.O. 465(E) In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 29 of the Electricity (Supply) Act, 1948 (54 of 1948) and in super session of the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Power number S.O 2455, dated the 11th November,1998, the Central Government hereby fixes, __

(i) in relation to a scheme for thermal generating station prepared by a Generating Company selected through a process of competitive bidding by the competent Government or Governments and conforming to the factors notified vide number S.O. 251(E), dated the 30th March, 1992 as amended vide number S.O. 410(E), dated the 23rd May, 1997, rupees five thousand crores;

(ii) in relation to a scheme for other thermal generating station prepared by a Generating Company selected through a process of competitive bidding by the competent Government or Governments, rupees one thousand crores;

(iii) in relation to a scheme prepared by a Generating Company, not wholly or partly owned by the Central Government or any State Government, for supply of power to more than one State, and approved in accordance with a scheme proposed by any committee or body authorized by the Central Government in this regard, rupees twenty thousand crores;

(iv) in relation to a scheme for hydro-electric generating station prepared by a Generating Company selected through a process of competitive bidding by the competent Government or Governments, rupees one thousand crores;

(v) in relation to a scheme for renovation and modernization of existing power generating station, rupees five hundred crores; and

(vi) in relation to all other schemes, rupees two hundred and fifty crores; as the sum of capital expenditure exceeding which the scheme shall be submitted to the Authority for its concurrence.

2. All hydro-electric schemes utilizing water of inter-state rivers shall be submitted to the Authority for its concurrence.

With best wishes,

Yours sincerely,

Sd/-
(P.I.Suvrathan)
Joint Secretary to the Government of India

 


Published in Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (ii) of the Gazette of India (Extraordinary) dated 4th September, 2000.

New Delhi,
1st September, 2000

S.O. 797(E) - In exercise of the powers conferred by Sub-section (1) of Section 29 of the Electricity (Supply) Act, 1948 (54 of 1948) the Central Government hereby makes the following amendments in the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Power number S.O. 465(E), dated the 2nd June, 1999, namely:-

In the said notification, after item (v), the following item shall be inserted, namely:-

“(vA) in relation to a scheme for generating station prepared by a generating company, where the power generated is primarily for captive consumption for an industry or a group of industries and sale of power, if any, to the Board, does not exceed 50% of the total installed capacity of the power station, rupees three thousand crores.”

(F.No.A-85/97-IPC.I(Vol.II)

Sd/-
(P.I.Suvrathan)
Joint Secretary to the Government of India

Foot Note:- The principal notification was issued vide number 465(E), dated the 2nd June, 1999.