Islamabad: Okay Electric requested NEPRA to extend the value of electrical energy by Rs. 54 per unit.
The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) heard Okay Electric's request to extend the value of electrical energy by Rs. 54 per unit.
Okay Electric sought permission to speculate one other Rs. 143.86 billion within the medium-term overview of the multi-year tariff, in search of a rise within the value of electrical energy.
Electric officers of
claimed to finish the ability shortfall in Karachi by 2022, saying that the ability scarcity in Karachi will finish by 2022, at which period the demand for electrical energy will likely be 4050 MW and the manufacturing will likely be 4140 MW.
In response to a query concerning extended load shedding in Karachi, Okay Electric officers replied that the rationale for extended load shedding was accumulation of rain water, it’s not appropriate to say that overloading prompted load shedding, 6 toes on roads. Till the water was standing, some feeders within the metropolis remained closed for six days. If the ability was not lower off, there was a concern of lack of life. If the persons are requested, they are going to help Okay Electric.
NEPRA questioned Okay Electric's request for a medium-term overview of its multi-year tariff, saying that the mid-term overview was to the extent of funding, the aim of the overview was to overview Okay Electric's capital, Okay Electric's request. There are loads of issues out of scope and there are loads of issues that shouldn't have been mentioned.
Chairman NEPRA mentioned that the efficiency that Okay Electric is claiming is nowhere to be seen on the bottom, if it has improved it ought to have been seen someplace, there’s a contradiction within the phrases and deeds of Okay Electric, solely In the phrases of Okay Electric, they can’t be allowed to speculate. Okay Electric has accomplished solely 39% of the mounted funding in half a interval, now it’s asking for an additional funding of Rs 144 billion.