A spokesperson of the State Government said here today that the State Government in its Cabinet meeting has taken important decisions regarding One-Time Amnesty Scheme launched for pending hydro electric projects in the State. He said that the hydro electric projects who have not signed Connection Agreement and Long Term Open Access Agreement or Power Purchase Agreement have been given additional time till 31st July , 2022.
If for any reason the project developer is unable to sign the Connection Agreement and Long Term Open Access Agreement or Power Purchase Agreement by 31st July, 2022 and is not responsible for the delay, the Administrative Department shall be authorized to grant him additional time.It has been decided to give One Time Amnesty to six projects which were left out of the One-Time Concession Scheme. As many as 26 project developers were found not to be serious about project construction and also did not sign SIA under One Time Amnesty Scheme. The Cabinet has also decided to cancel the allocation of these projects.