An application under Ss.142 & 146 of the Electricity Act, 2003 read with Regulation 7 (1) and (2) of the OERC (Renewable and Co-generation Purchase Obligation and its Compliance) Regulations, 2010 for non-implementation of the order dated 21.11.2013 of the Commission passed in Case No. 21 of 2013.
The present petition has been filed by M/s. Green Energy Association (hereinafter referred to as M/s. GEA) which is an association of non-conventional energy Generators. The Petitioner through this application seeks action under Section 142 and 149 of the Electricity Act, 2003 against Respondent M/s. NALCO for non-compliance of the order of the Commission in Case No. 21/2013 dated 21.11.2013 with regard to the OERC (Renewable and Co-generation Purchase Obligation and its Compliance) Regulations, 2010 (in short RPO Regulations). The Commission had earlier passed an order dated 21.11.2013 in Case No.21/2013 regarding non-compliance of OERC (Renewable and Co-generation Purchase Obligation and its Compliance) Regulations, 2010 (RCPO) by M/s. NALCO. The respondent M/s. NALCO was directed in that order to purchase RECs to fulfil its solar obligations under the provision of the said Regulation. The carrying forward of obligation of M/s. NALCO to the next year was neither accepted by the Commission nor it was allowed to adjust excess co-generation against shortfall in RPO.