Nepra reduces electricity tariff by Rs2.8 per unit
Nepra has reduced the power tariff by Rs2.8 per unit despite Faisalabad Electric Supply Company’s request to increase the tariff. Nepra reduced the tariffs for domestic consumers between Rs0.51 to Rs2.8 per unit while it reduced the tariff for industrial users by Rs1.5 per unit. Read more
Increase in K-Electric’s tariff affects majority of consumers
K-Electric, on recommendation by the Ministry of Water and Power, has increased the tariff rate for its consumers. The Ministry had passed a regulation in mid-July, in accordance with IMF’s condition, to increase the tariff. The condition states that the government should withdraw any power subsidies it is offering... Read more
Petition submitted to reduce electricity tariff
The Central Power Purchasing Agency, CPPA, has filed a petition with the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority, Nepra, to reduce the electricity tariff by Rs 3.28 per unit. The petition was filed on the basis of fuel price adjustment from May when petrol prices had fallen worldwide. Nepra had... Read more
Check your WAPDA Electricity bill online for this month
Did you know that you could view an online copy of your current month’s electricity bill? As trivial as it may sound, majority of the people are unaware that such a facility exists for Pakistani consumers for their WAPDA bill. This is an extremely useful resource considering that consumers... Read more
Nawaz Government Increases Electricity Tariffs Once Again
What is the current electricity tariff in Pakistan? No one really knows, least of all the poor exhausted consumers who have been facing the continuous hike in electricity rates for many a month now in the form of inflated electricity bills. Despite the increase in cost of electricity, loadshedding... Read more
7 Simple Tips to Save on Energy and Electricity Bills
A common problem across Pakistan is rising electricity bills. loadshedding.pk/ has compiled some widely acknowledged and accepted yet not followed practices that can help you in significantly cutting back on your monthly electric bills. Just by being responsible and conscientious, you end up not only saving a great deal on... Read more
Kilowatt-hour (kWh) and Electric Bills
The kilowatt-hour (kWh) is a unit of energy that is normally used as a billing unit for electricity supplied to consumers by electric distribution companies. As evident from the formula, a kWh is equal to 1,000 watts constantly transmitted over a period of one hour. For instance, an incandescent bulb or tungsten filament... Read more