NEPRA slashes energy tariff by Rs0.19

KARACHI: The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) has revised down the tariff for electricity produced through burning municipal solid waste by Rs0.19 per unit to Rs10.31, as it removed errors found in the first ever tariff announced in January 2018.

The levelised tariff, which in US dollar denomination was reduced to 9.82 cents per kilowatt hour from 10 cents, is announced for a maximum 25-year period instead of 30 years stated in the previous announcement in January.

Published in The Express Tribune, 12th July, 2018