Legal Division

Legal Division - Brief Description

Chief Engineer : Shri Ram Chandra

Activity of Legal Division
  1. Rendering assistance to Electricity Regulatory Commission (ERC) and APTEL on Techno-Legal matters.
  2. Rendering assistance to Ministry of Power on Techno-Legal matter.
  3. Rendering assistance to Central Government / State Governments in matter related to power sector.
  4. Rendering advice to Govt. and power utilities on the matter related to power sector.
  5. Dealing with Court Cases and Appeals relating to power sector where Union of India, Ministry of Power and / or Central Electricity Authority are/is respondent(s).
  6. Associated with amendments to Electricity Act and Rules made thereunder.
  7. Framing and notifying CEA regulations under the Electricity Act, 2003.
  8. Examination of Detailed Project Reports (DPR) of Hydro Electric Projects on legal aspects for concurrence of Authority.