TNERC issues tariff order for biomass based power plants

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has issued a comprehensive tariff order for power procurement by distribution licensee from biomass-based power generating plants and allied issues relating to captive use and third party sale.  

This order will be effective on and from November 5, 2020. As the control period of the order is two years, the total cost inclusive of fixed and variable charges for the 1st year (2020-21) that is, from date of this order to March 31, 2021 is Rs 7.16 per unit and for the 2nd year is Rs 7.44 per unit (2021-22). The variable cost for 2020-21, that is, from issue of this order to March 31, 2021 will be Rs 4.84 per unit and for 2021-22 will be Rs 5.08 per unit.