Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC) has notified the tariff order for 2016-17, under which there is no increase in tariff for any category, and it has been reduced by 37 paise per unit for consumers of all categories.
The salient features of this order state that for LT industry with load up to 50kW, fixed charges where applicable and have been reduced from Rs 170/kW to Rs 160/kW, which would benefit 16,728 consumers.
For rooftop solar system installed under the new solar policy, the incentive has been increased from 25 paisa per unit to Re 1 per unit from August 1, 2016. Besides, the wheeling charges for open access consumers have been reduced from 85 paisa per unit to 71 paisa per unit. Rebate of 5%would be allowed for the consumers availing supply through prepaid meters. Chris Godwin Womens JerseyShare This