NEPRA has ordered to cut down electricity costs – Research Snipers

NEPRA has ordered to cut down electricity costs


NEPRA (National Electric Power Regulatory Authority) has affirmed the cutting down in power costs by Rs 1.90 for every unit under month to month fuel adjustment framework. This lessening in cost was because of the fall in universal costs of oil and gas. Be that as it may, this choice won’t have any significant bearing to K-Electric and Life Line consumers.

The choice was taken in an official meeting led by Chairman NEPRA Tariq Saddozai himself.

With this cut in the cost of power, the customers might be given an alleviation of Rs.19 billion in their next bills.


CPPA declared that;

The actual power generation cost stood lower, hence, extra money collected from the consumers need to be refunded through adjustment in the next billing month under the automatic fuel pass-through mechanism.”


In addition, there were likewise reports of gas being provided to control plants that were of low limit and were exorbitant. NEPRA’s Chairman Tariq Sadozi condemned CPPA on the matter and coordinated NEPRA to just supply gas to control plants which were equipped for delivering over half of power.

NEPRA brings this act to further facilitate consumer energy needs

Furthermore, the controllers are additionally entrusted to guarantee justify request of energy plants.

Besides, it is normal that the requirement for power in the nation will ascend sooner rather than later, so attributable to this specified issue government should make more power tasks to build control era in the nation. We see Sahiwal Coal Power project as one such initiative.

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Towards the beginning of the earlier month, World Bank under its Green Fund initiative has guaranteed Pakistan that it will back solar power energy in the nation to enhance its energy mix. This is an extraordinary news from Pakistan as specified before the requirement for energy in the nation will rise.

With the objective to secure financing from the World Bank, the administration of Pakistan is wanting to draw in worldwide specialists to build up a guide for the enlistment of sustainable power source in the national network.

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