NEPRA notifies 44 paisa per unit reduction for April

Observer Report

National Electric Power Regulatory has approved 44 paisa per unit reduction in power tariff under monthly fuel adjustment for April.

Central Power Purchase Agency on behalf of X-WAPDA Discos had sought reduction of 84 paisa per unit having impact of Rs8.5 billion for April under monthly fuel adjustment mechanism.

The regulator held public hearing on June 2 into FCA for April, said a notification issued here Monday.

However, the Authority approved negative FCA of 44 paisa having benefit of Rs4.4 billion for consumers.