Rajasthan Electricity Regulatory Commission (RERC) in its orders dated 1st April, 2016 has approved the Average Power Purchase Cost (APPC) for its DISCOM’s. Honorable commission approved APPC of FY 14-15 & 15-16 for Jodhpur, Jaipur & Ajmer Discoms.
The Order came in response of petitions filed by the Discoms for the approval of the APPC. The details of the approved APPC are highlighted below:
The graph below gives a comparison of the APPC approved by the commission over the past five years:
The APPC rates have decreased for the FY 15-16 on an average by 3.94% for all the three Discoms. The average pooled cost of power purchase for FY 2015-16, shall be the provisional pooled cost of power purchase for FY 2016-17 till the same is determined by the Commission.
The order for Ajmer Discom APPC can be accessed here.
The order for Jaipur Discom APPC can be accessed here.
The order for Jodhpur Discom APPC can be accessed here.