Gul Ahmed’s RFO based plant gets three-year extension

KARACHI: National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has approved a tariff at Rs15.8463/kWh for Gul Ahmed Energy’s 136.17 MW furnace oil based power plant, for an extended three-year period effective November 2019. “The approved tariff shall he applicable for a term of three years or till the time CPPA/NTDC are… Continue reading

NEPRA not to renew licences of inefficient power plants

KARACHI: The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has decided to not renew the licences of those power plants having lowest efficiency levels. “The power sector with a circular debt of around Rs1.0 trillion by the end of December 2018, presents a major challenge for the government as urgent measures… Continue reading

NEPRA seeks DISCOs plan for reliable power supply to consumers

ISLAMABAD: In order to ensure reliable and un-interrupted power supply to consumers during the coming summer especially during the month of Holy Ramadan, National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has sought detailed plans from DISCOs for removal of system constraints in their respective areas, so that consumers can get reliable… Continue reading

Three solar power projects seek generation tariff

KARACHI: Three solar power projects have approached National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) seeking tariff for their generation facilities of a cumulative 130 MW being developed with a cumulative investment of $115 million, document said.[the_ad id=”31605″]Asia Energy Pvt Ltd has sought a 25-year levelized tariff of Rs6.8505/kWh for their 30… Continue reading

NTDC, K-Electric caused loss of Rs451.7 million in 2016-17: Nepra

KARACHI: To raise the performance level of the transmission licensees, National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) will conduct periodical monitoring of the licensees as the National Transmission & Dispatch Company (NTDC) and K-Electric (KE) caused a cumulative loss of Rs451.7 million in 2016-17 due to loss of supply incidents and… Continue reading