Rs12.2/unit upfront tariff set for RFO-fired CPPs

The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) has fixed upfront tariff of Rs 12.2 per unit for RFO-fired Captive Power Plants (CPPs) to be delivered to power purchaser on take and pay basis applicable till December 31, 2018.
According to determination a proposal for upfront tariff for captive power plants on RFO on take and pay basis was made public in leading national news papers on April 29, 2017. The purpose of upfront tariff fixations is aimed at short-term utilization of available generation capacity.
Published in Business Recorder, 30th July, 2017.