The Andhra Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (APERC), through an order on 5th July 2014, has approved the fixed cost for the Baggase based power plant, which have completed 10 years of their operation.

 The order came in response of various petitions filed by project developers. The details of the approved fixed cost component is as below:

 The Commission has determined the PLF (Plant Load Factor) at 55%, the commission in its order also said that in order to promote Baggase Project Developers an incentive of Rs. 0.50/Unit shall be paid for all generation above 55% generation by the concerned DISCOM.

The commission order can be accessed here.

Our previous blog post on APERC Biomass tariff here.

Contributed by Dheeraj Babariya.