Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co. Ltd.

High Voltage Distribution System (HVDS) Scheme Details

Govt. of Maharashtra has launched High Voltage Distribution Scheme (HVDS) vide G.R. उविप्र २०१८/प्र. क्र. ३०/ऊर्जा-५ दिनांक ०५-०५-२०१८ for releasing of Agriculture connections having paid pending as on 31.03.2018 . Total 2,24,785 nos. of agriculture paid pending consumers proposed in the scheme.
  1. Improvement in HT/LT line ratio hence reduction in line losses.
  2. Reduction in theft and pilferage
  3. Significant reduction of accidents due to minimal LT network.
  4. Reliable voltage level and uninterrupted power supply to the consumers .
  5. Minimization of transformer failure..
The budget of the scheme is around Rs.5048 Cr. The funding of the scheme is as follows:
  • Grant from GoM for implementation of the scheme in Marathawada and Vidarba region.
  • Loan from financial institutions for implementation of the scheme in rest of Maharashtra
Implementation of the scheme is in progress and is targeted to be completed by the end of Financial Year 2019-20.