New Power Tariff Policy to Promote Clean Energy

  • The Government’s amendments to the National Power Tariff policy tightens regulator’s role and makes a strong pitch to promote clean energy.
  • The tariff policy has more than 30 amendments in the existing tariff policy.
  • It has given the freedom to the generators to sell surplus power if the beneficiary does not give two days prior notice.
  • It was 10 hours notice earlier. In a first, the policy also specifies norms for ancillary services necessary to support the power system.