Recently Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission has announced the provisional Average Pooled Power Purchase Cost for FY 18-19. The revised APPC for FY 2018-19 is INR 3.64/unit with effect from 1st April 2018. The variation of INR 7 paisa/unit from last year’s APPC INR 3.57/unit will be paid by ESCOM’s to the RE generators concerned in three equal monthly installments for the energy supplied under APPC during 1st April 2017 to 31st March 2018.

The trend of APPC in Karnataka in the past years is as follows: