The DISCOs said they had not received the cabinet’s decision not to increase the energy rate.GEPCO QTR tax.
NEPRA member Saifullah Chatta said that consumers should be overburdened due to the COVID-19 pandemic and that the benefits of lower fuel prices should be passed on to them.
NEPRA postpones public hearing on Rs 162 billion quarterly adjustments in disc petition
The National Regulatory Authority for Electric Energy (NEPRA) presented on Wednesday X-WAPDA nightclubs for the adjustment of Rs 162 billion for the second and third quarters of the current financial year in view of the changes in energy purchase prices (PPP). Deferred hearing.
It is pertinent to mention here that X-WAPDA Power Distribution Companies (DISCO) had searched for Rs.
162 billion PPP adjustments for the second and third quarters of the fiscal year 2019-20.
In a petition filed with NEPRA, the DISCOs sought more than Rs 73 billion under the quarterly adjustment mechanism for the second quarter from October to December 2019 and Rs 89 billion for the third quarter from January to March 2020.
According to the requests, Islamabad Electric Supply Company (IESCO) sought more than Rs 16 billion, Lahore Electric Supply Company (LESCO) .