Agreement executed this___________day of___________19___ by__________for themselves/himself/itself, and for their/his/its, heirs, assigns and successors in favour of Andhra Pradesh State Electricity Board, a statutory Corporation Constituted under Section. 5 of the Electricity(Supply) Act, 1948, and its successors and assigns, hereinafter called the BOARD'.
I/we the above mentioned have requested the Board to supply Electricity at low tension for the purpose of. . . . and the Andhra Pradesh State Electricity Board has agreed to afford such supply on the terms and conditions notified by them under Section. 49 of the Electricity (Supply) Act, 1948, and those hereinafter mentioned:
Details of supply:
I/we agree to take from the Andhra Pradesh State Electricity Board electric power for connected load not exceeding. . . HP/KW subject to a contracted Maximum Demand of. . . . . HP/Kw for our exclusive use/and for the purposes above mentioned at our Mills/Factory/Premises situated at___________
I/we undertake to comply with all the requirements of Indian Electricity Act, 1910, the Electricity(Supply) Act, 1948, Scale of Miscellaneous and General Charges and the terms and conditions of supply prescribed by the Board from time to time, and agree not to dispute the same.
I/we undertake to avail supply for a minimum period of. . . years from the date this agreement comes into force.
I/we shall begin/take electrical energy from the Board under the conditions of this contract within three months, from the date of issue of intimation in writing to me/us by the officer of the Andhra Pradesh State Electricity Board, that supply of electrical energy is available. The provisions of this contract shall be deemed to come into force from the date of commencement of supply of energy or the date of expiry of the three months notice above referred to, whichever is earlier.
I/we shall be at liberty to determine the contract by giving in writing one month's notice expressing such intention at any time after the date of expiry of. . . years I/we agree that the Andhra Pradesh State Electricity Board may terminate this contract at any time, by giving one week's notice if I/we, violate the terms of his agreement and the terms and conditions of supply notified by the Andhra Pradesh State Electricity Board from time to time or the provisions of any law touching this agreement including the Electricity(Supply) Act, 948 the Indian Electricity Act, 1910 and Rules made thereunder. This agreement shall remain in force until it is terminated as above indicated.
From the date this agreement comes into force, I/we shall be bound by and shall pay the Board energy charges, surcharges meter rents and other charges if any, in accordance with the Tariffs applicable and the terms and conditions of supply notified by the Board from time to time for the particular class of consumers to which I/we belong.
I/we agree that the Board shall have the unilateral right to vary, from time to time, the terms and conditions of supply under this agreement by special or general proceedings. In particular, the Board shall have the right to enhance the rates chargeable for supply of electricity according to exigencies.
I/we shall pay minimum charges every month as prescribed in tariff, and terms and conditions of supply even if no electricity is consumed for any reason whatsoever and also if the charges for electricity actually consumed are less than the minimum charges. The minimum charges shall also be payable by me/us even if electricity is not consumed because supply has been disconnected by the Board because of non-payment of electricity charges, pilferage or other malpractices or for any other valid reason.
In consideration of the Andhra Pradesh State Electricity Board making arrangements for and supplying electrical energy to me/us, I/we agree with effect from the date of commencement of this agreement for the period of_____ years to guarantee a minimum payment of Rs_______________ (Rupees_________________________________________________________) every year towards energy charges, exclusive ofpayment towards surcharge, meter rents or other payments by whatever name they may be called. If the amounts actually paid towards energy charges during any year fall short of the guaranteed minimum, the amount in deficit shall be deemed to be an arrear of the electricity charges and recovered accordingly.
I/we hereby agree that if I/we, am/are found indulging in theft of energy or any malpractice in respect of use of electrical energy. I/we shall pay additional charges as may be levied by the Board. I/we also agree that in such an event the Board shall in addition to levy of the additional charge have right to disconnect supply of electricity to my/our premises for such period as may be decided by the Board.