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Minimum Water Flow Hydropower Station Administrative Ordinance.

Country/Territory
Germany
Territorial subdivision
Sachsen
Document type
Regulation
Date
2003
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
Administrative Regulation of the Saxon Ministry of the Environment and Agriculture on tracing and fixing of minimum water flow in hydropower stations in Saxon waters.
Subject
Water
Keyword
Hydropower generation Effluent waste water/discharge Enforcement/compliance Environmental standards Pollution control Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution
Geographical area
Alps, Europe, EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA, European Union Countries, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Western Europe
Abstract

The above-mentioned Regulation lays down provisions relating to tracing and fixing of minimum water flow in hydropower stations in Saxon waters. The text consists of 8 articles as follows:Preamble (1); Scope of application (2); Legal and general basis (3); Tracing of minimum water flow (4); Fixing of minimum water flow (5); Measuring points (6); Enforcement (7); Entry into force; expiry (8).

Full text
German
Website
www.sachsen.de

References - Legislation

Implements

Water Resources Act.

Legislation | Germany | 1957

Keyword: Basic legislation, Waterworks, Freshwater resources management, Water conservation zone, Bed, Groundwater, Authorization/permit, Effluent waste water/discharge, Pollution control, Water users' associations, Surface water, Registration, Offences/penalties, Basin/catchment/watershed, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX