Check Your MEPCO Online Bill for This Month
Did you know that you can easily check your MEPCO bill online by following the simple procedure outlined in this article? If you are a resident of Multan then you’re a consumer of the Multan Electric Power Company or MEPCO and receive a monthly electricity bill from them. MEPCO... Read more
Electricity consumers paying tariff for a nonfunctional power plant
Wapda has been charging tariff from consumers for a non-functional power plant. The tariff is collected in the form of “capacity charges” for the Rousch Pakistan Power Limited plant located in Abdul Hakeem in Punjab. These charges were supposed to enable the Rousch Pakistan Power Limited plant to receive... Read more
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
Electricity tariff reduced for industrial consumers
Pakistan’s prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, speaking at the 39th Annual Export Awards Distribution Ceremony announced the reduction of electric tariff by Rs3 per unit for industrial consumers. The prime minister said that as steps are being implemented to reduce electricity theft, electricity distribution will improve. This will help generate... Read more
Electricity bill defaulters list sent to NAB
Wapda has sent the list of electricity bill defaulters to NAB, National Accountability Bureau, in order to have the money recovered. Wapda sent the list of defaulters who owe more than Rs100,000. According to the latest figures, Rs382.7 billion is the total amount that needs to be collected from... Read more
K-Electric Electricity Rates Reduced
K-Electric’s electricity rates have been reduced by Rs2 and it will reflect in December’s bill. 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
Asian Development Bank may finance smart meters
During a meeting between Federal Water and Power minister, Khawaja Asif, and Asian Development Bank delegation, it was proposed that if the Asian Development Bank, ADB, can finance smart meters installation in Pakistan. The ADB is already financing Jamshoro coal plant project and is considering financing the second unit... Read more
Nepra reduces tariff for distribution companies
The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority, Nepra, agreed on Thursday to reduce electricity tariff for power distribution companies by Rs 2.68 per unit. The Central Power Purchasing Agency, CPPA, had earlier filed a request to reduce electricity tariff due to low oil prices worldwide. You can read more at:... 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