The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has determined the distribution and transmission tariff for FY 2017-18. The last time they had determined tariff was in 2014 which means that the tariff has changed after 3 years. The energy charges for different categories is as follows:
The tariff for industrial and domestic categories hasn’t changed at all. Same is the case with domestic tariff.
Wheeling Charges: 21.06 Paisa/Unit
Wheeling loss: 2.45%
Cross subsidy surcharge: 1.67 Rs/kWh
The transmission tariff was also determined by the TNERC. It is as follows:
Transmission charges: 3037.30 Rs/MW/day
Transmission loss: 3.81%