The Indian Electricity Act, 1910 provided basic framework for electric supply industry in India.

Features

  • Growth of the sector through private licensees. Licence by State Govt.
  • Provision for licence for supply of electricity in a specified area.
  • Legal framework for laying down of wires and other works.
  • Provisions laying down relationship between licensee and consumer.

Date: 18 March, 1910

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