Clean Energy Cess of Rs. 50/Tonne Applicable on Coal, Lignite and Peat

[Clean Energy Cess Notification No. 03 dated 22nd June 2010]

In exercise of the powers conferred by section 83 of the Finance Act, 2010 (14 of 2010) read with section 5A of the Central Excise Act,1944 (1 of 1944), the Central Government, on being satisfied that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby exempts all goods leviable to the Clean Energy Cess under section 83 of the said Finance Act, from so much of the cess leviable thereon under the Tenth Schedule to the said Finance Act, 2010 as is in excess of the amount calculated at the rate of Rs 50 per tonne.

[F. No. 354/ 72 /2010-TRU]