News

NEPRA may jack up power tariff by Rs5.6 per unit

By News Desk

January 30, 2024 12:08 PM


NEPRA may jack up power tariff by Rs5.6 per unit

Representational image

Twitter Share Facebook Share WhatsApp Share

The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) is likely to increase the electricity tariff by Rs5.62 per unit on account of monthly fuel adjustment (MFA), reported 24NewsHD TV channel on Tuesday.

The Central Power Purchasing Agency (CPPA) filed a petition with NEPRA seeking hike in electricity tariff by Rs5.62 per unit under fuel monthly adjustment for December 2023.

The NEPRA will take up the plea of the CPPA on Wednesday. The approval will put an additional burden of Rs49 billion on the power consumers.

NEPRA will seek recoveries of Rs75.14 billion in capacity charges and Rs10.82 billion in land losses. The additional recoveries will be made in June this year. NEPRA jacked up power tariff by Rs4.13 per unit under fuel adjustment for November. The quarterly adjustment will also apply on K electric consumers.

 

Reporter Awais Kiyani


News Desk


Most Read

  1. Public Holiday announced in Lahore tomorrow Public Holiday announced in Lahore tomorrow
  2. Hina Rizvi ties the knot with Ammar Ahmed Khan Hina Rizvi ties the knot with Ammar Ahmed Khan
  3. Police claim girl seen in sub-inspector’s video was his second wife Police claim girl seen in sub-inspector’s video was his second wife
  4. Complete results: PML-N sweeps by-elections as PTI-SIC remains empty-handed in Punjab Complete results: PML-N sweeps by-elections as PTI-SIC remains empty-handed in Punjab
  5. Iranian First Lady visits Numl Iranian First Lady visits Numl
  6. Nazish Jahangir to hit any marriage proposal from Babar Azam out of the ground Nazish Jahangir to hit any marriage proposal from Babar Azam out of the ground

Opinion

  1. Islamabad becoming the hub of international diplomacy
    Islamabad becoming the hub of international diplomacy

    By Salim Bokhari

  2. Insights into the Pakistan Stock Exchange's Recent Record High Triumph
    Insights into the Pakistan Stock Exchange's Recent Record High Triumph

    By Zulfiqar Ali Mir

  3. IMEC to sabotage CPEC
    IMEC to sabotage CPEC

    By Dr Asif Channer

  4. 1947 TO FORM 47
    1947 TO FORM 47

    By Dr Asif Channer

  5. Beijing wants to further highlight industrial sector in its country and take scientific innovation to new heights....
    Beijing wants to further highlight industrial sector in its country and take scientific innovation to new heights....

    By Ali Ramay

  6. Global race: China will reduce its unnecessary expenses
    Global race: China will reduce its unnecessary expenses

    By Ali Ramay