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MAY 20 2015

Punjab ERC releases Staff Paper on proposed Generic Tariff for RE Projects commissioned during FY-16

  • Economic Times, ET Bureau / Hyderabad
  • Created: Wed 20th MAY 2015

CERC determined the generic levellised generation tariff of RE Projects for the fourth year (FY-16) of the control period. Keeping in view the above, the Punjab Electricity Regulatory Commission directed that a Staff Paper be prepared for determination of the generic levellised generation tariff for RE Projects in Punjab for FY 2015 - 16 . Accordingly, the Staff Paper has been prepared. The generic tariffs for the various RE Projects/Technologies to be commissioned during the year 2015 - 16 are proposed as under:

 

Levellised

Fixed Cost

 

 

 

(/kWh)

Variable

Cost

(FY 2015-

16)

 

(/kWh)

Applicable

Tariff Rate

 

 

 

(/kWh)

Benefit of Accelerated Depreciation, if availed

 

(/kWh)

Net Applicable Tariff Rate upon adjusting for Accelerated Depreciation benefit

(3-4)

(/kWh)

1

2

3

4

5

Biomass Power Projects

2.67

4.71

7.38

0.18

7.20

Non·Fossil Fuel based Co·Generation Projects

2.21

4.34

6.55

0.14

6.41

Biomass Gasifier Power Projects

2.66

4.86

7.52

0.13

7.39

Biogas based Power Projects

3.57

4.29

7.86

0.26

7.60

 

Particulars

Applicable Tariff Rate

 

 

 

 

 

(/kWh)

Benefit of

Accelerated Depreciation, if availed

 

(/kWh)

Net Applicable Tariff

Rate upon adjusting for Accelerated Depreciation benefit

(2-3)

(/kWh)

1

2

3

4

Small Hydro Power Projects

Below 5 MW

5.47

-

-

5 to 25 MW

4.65

-

-

Wind Energy Power Projects

Wind Zone-1

6.58

0.71

5.87

Solar Power Projects

Solar PV

7.04

0.69

6.35

Solar Thermal

12.05

1.25

10.80

 

PSERC has invited comments/suggestions of the stakeholders on the same up to 15.06.2015 . The Commission will hold a Public Hearing in this connection on 22.06.2015 at 11.30 A.M. in the office of the Commission. Persons/Organizations interested in presenting their views/suggestions in the matter before the Commission have been invited to participate

 
 

Tags

Punjab Central Electricity Regulatory Commission Wind Tariff Energy Electricity Regulatory Commission Fossil Fuel Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission accelerated depreciation Power Electricity solar power Solar

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