Order Aaa/1750/2015, 21 August, By Which Authorises A Transfer Of 15 Million Cubic Metres From Entrepeñas-Buendia Reservoir, Across The Tagus-Segura Aqueduct, For The Month Of August 2015.

Original Language Title: Orden AAA/1750/2015, de 21 de agosto, por la que se autoriza un trasvase de 15 hm³ desde los embalses de Entrepeñas-Buendía, a través del acueducto Tajo-Segura, para el mes de agosto de 2015.

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In compliance with the agreements adopted by the Commission Central of exploitation of the Tajo-Segura at meeting of August 20, 2015, the General direction of water, dated August 21, 2015, has issued proposed report on the situation of the reservoirs of headwaters of the pit in which it is noted that the volume of stocks effective throughout the Entrepeñas-Buendia reservoir , to date 1 of August of 2015, was of 402 hm3 by what, according it established in the point 1 of the available additional fifteenth, «rules of exploitation of the transfer Tagus-safe», of the law 21 / 2013, of 9 of December, of evaluation environmental, is has found that is is in situation hydrological exceptional, level 3.

In hydrological exceptional situation, as provided in section 2 of the fifteenth additional provision of the Act 21/2013, December 9, when the hydrological conditions of level 3, authorization of transfers corresponds to the Minister having attributed competences in water, following a report of the Central Commission of exploitation. In this situation of level 3, according to is sets in the article 1 of the Real Decree 773 / 2014, of 12 of September, by which is approve different standards regulatory of the transfer by the aqueduct Tagus-safe, corresponds to the organ competent, the Ministry of agriculture, food and environment, the authorization, of form discretionary and motivated, of a volume monthly of until 20 hm3 / month.

In line with the agreement of the Central Commission of exploitation of date August 20, 2015, noted the exceptional hydrological situation, level 3, in the month of August, 2015, and according to the report and proposal issued August 21, 2015 by the General direction of water, depending on the volume of stocks in the reservoir of Entrepeñas-Buendia in early August of this year hydrological and predictable contributions for the rest of the year hydrological, according it willing in the available additional fifteenth, point 2, of the law 21 / 2013, of 9 of December, of evaluation environmental, and it established in the article 1 of the Real Decree 773 / 2014, of 12 of September, by which is approve different standards regulatory of the transfer by the aqueduct Tagus-safe, have: authorize a transfer from them reservoirs of Entrepeñas-Buendia through the aqueduct Tagus-safe , 15 hm3 for the month of August 2015.

Madrid, 21 August 2015.-the Minister of agriculture, food and environment, Isabel García Tejerina.