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September 2014

September 2014

As part of the proposed changes to the National Tariff Policy, the power
ministry is looking at extending Section 62 of the Electricity Act,2003 — under
which electricity regulatory commissions have been empowered to determine
tariffs — beyond the Twelfth plan period (2012-17) and keep the hydro projects
under this section, enabling the continuation of the cost plus tariff structure.