Order Aaa/421/2015, Of 5 March, By Which Authorises A Transfer Of 20 Million Cubic Metres From Entrepeñas-Buendia Reservoir, Across The Tagus-Segura Aqueduct, For The Month Of March 2015.

Original Language Title: Orden AAA/421/2015, de 5 de marzo, por la que se autoriza un trasvase de 20 hm³ desde los embalses de Entrepeñas-Buendía, a través del acueducto Tajo-Segura, para el mes de marzo de 2015.

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The Commission Central of exploitation of the Tajo-Segura, in compliance with the agreements adopted at the meeting held on 27 January 2015, dated 4 March 2015 has issued a 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 , date March 1, 2015 is 555,296 hm3, by which, in accordance with provisions of the fifteenth additional provision, "exploitation of the Tajo-Segura transfer rules', law 21/2013, December 9, environmental assessment, has been that we are in a situation of level 3, exceptional hydrological situations.

In hydrological exceptional situation, as provided in section 2 of the fifteenth additional provision of law 21/2013, December 9, environmental assessment, 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, as set out in article 1 of Royal Decree 773/2014, of 12 September, laying down different rules governing the transfer by the Tajo-Segura aqueduct, it corresponds to the competent body, the Ministry of agriculture, food and environment, authorization, discretionary and motivated, form of a monthly volume of up to 20 hm3/month.

In line with the agreement of the Central Commission of exploitation of date 27 January 2015, noted the exceptional hydrological situation, level 3, in the month of March 2015, and according to the report and proposed March 4, 2015 issued by the Central Committee of exploitation, elevated by the General direction of water, depending on the volume of stocks in the reservoir of Entrepeñas-Buendia in early March of the present hydrological year and contributions expected for the rest of the hydrological year, consistent with the provisions of the fifteenth additional provision, paragraph 2, of the law 21/2013, of 9 December, environmental assessment, and the provisions of article 1 of Royal Decree 773/2014, of 12 September, laying down different rules governing the transfer by the Tajo-Segura aqueduct , I resolve: authorize a transfer from Entrepeñas-Buendia reservoir through the Tajo-Segura aqueduct, of 20 hm3 for the month of March 2015.

Madrid, 5 March 2015.-the Minister of agriculture, food and environment, Isabel García Tejerina.