CPPA seeks Rs0.84 per unit cut in electricity price for April

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Islamabad

The Central Power Purchasing Agency (CPPA) on Saturday requested the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) to lower electricity prices for the month of April 2021 by Rs0.84 per unit.

According to details, the NEPRA was requested by the CPPA to lower electricity prices in terms of fuel adjustment charges.

The CPPA said that the electricity was produced in the month of April at Rs5.76 per unit as compared to an earlier projection of Rs6.60 per unit. The power regulator will decide on the matter on June 02.

On May 07, the NEPRA announced to reduce fuel adjustment charges for the month of May 2021.

According to a notification issued by the power regulatory body, Central Power Purchasing Agency (CPPA) sought a reduction in fuel adjustment charges by 61 paisas per unit.—TLTP