while accepting the plea from CPPA has approved reduction in power tariff by Rs 1.
He also appreciated the efforts of the members of NEPRA
in performing their duties efficiently.
The spokesperson said, The Ministry of Water and Power filed a petition before NEPRA
for revision of the tariff so that the coal based plants are encouraged come in.
the relevant/competent authority and then forward to NEPRA
Tariq Saddozai on this occasion gave a comprehensive briefing to the President on entitys performance and future projects.
KE rejected NEPRA
s show cause notice which was merely based upon speculation and was outside the provisions of the NEPRA
Act and regulations and hence unlawful.
Acting Chairman NEPRA
said details given in the petition should be presented afresh and added that summaries prepared by clerks should not be submitted.
He further said that after the scandalous Nandipur and Quaid-e-Azam solar park projects, both of which have become liabilities for the government, the NEPRA
Annual Report lays bare all the inefficiencies, mismanagement and corrupt practice of the present incumbents and exposes the government's total failure to address the problems as it promised it would in 2013 elections.
The spokesperson further said NEPRA
report in succeeding paragraph touches upon the gap between the expected capability of the plants and the demand, only at the peak time.
33 per unit than the fixed price the Nepra
had fixed for November 2013.
The petitioner through his petition submitted that tariff for financial year 2013-14, was effective from July 1, 2013, but till date, even after a lapse of almost a year, new tariff, in spite of its determination by NEPRA
, was not being notified.
29 per unit if NEPRA
approves the request at its hearing scheduled for July 16.