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AUG 10 2015

WBERC issues tariff order for CESC for 2015-16

  • Economic Times, ET Bureau / Hyderabad
  • Created: Mon 10th AUG 2015

The West Bengal Electricity Regulatory Commission (WBERC) has issued tariff order for CESC Limited for 2015-16. The commission has determined an aggregate revenue requirement (ARR) for both generation and distribution businesses at Rs 67.16 billion. The total revenue to be recovered through tariffs after adjustments works out around Rs 65.98 billion.

 

WBERC-determined tariff, capacity charges and fixed charges for CESC in 2015-16 (Rs billion)

 

Generation

Distribution

Total

 

Budge Budge TPS

Titagarh TPS

Southern generating station

New Cossipore TPS

ARR for 2015-16

     17.74

      5.94

      3.43

      0.01

     40.03

     67.16

Negative adjustment of power purchase cost

         - 

          - 

         - 

         - 

      1.97

      1.97

Positive adjustment of balance amount of recoverable amounts determined in APR for 2011-12

      0.03

      0.01

      0.01

      0.01

      0.02

      0.09

Total revenue to be recovered through tariff

      0.19

      0.06

      0.04

      0.02

      0.39

      0.70

Fuel cost/power purchase cost

     17.96

      6.02

      3.48

      0.05

     38.47

     65.98

Capacity charges/fixed charges

     12.27

      4.47

      2.57

         - 

     17.47

     36.78

ARR: aggregate revenue requirement APR: Annual performance review; TPS: Thermal power station

Source: WBERC

 

WBERC-determined average retail tariff for CESC Limited in 2015-16

Particulars

Unit

Total

Total revenue to be recovered through tariff

Rs billion

     65.98

Revenue from the sale of power to WBSEDCL

Rs billion

      0.20

Revenue recoverable from the sale of power to the consumers

Rs billion

     65.78

Projected quanta of energy for sale to consumers

MU

     9,424

Average tariff for consumers for the year 2009-10

Paisa per kWh

   697.95

WBSEDCL: West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Limited

Source: WBERC

Tags

TOTAL West Bengal Calcutta Electricity Supply Company New Cossipore TPS Titagarh TPS Tariff Energy Electricity Regulatory Commission West Bengal Electricity Regulatory Commission Power Thermal power Station Electricity

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