NEPRA Imposed FPA For January, 2022
ISLAMABAD: The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) may allow the power distribution companies (Discos) to collect an additional Rs5.95/unit from the power consumers in their electricity bills of April 2022. The amount will be charged as FPA( Fuel Price Adjustment. The amount will create a burden on the consumers of IESCO and other consumers of DICO’s. The FPA will be charged on the Units consumed in the month of January 2022 and the amount will be appear in the bills of April.
Rs. 5.95 are the pure cost and all other taxes will be included in it i.e. E.D, GST, FC sur, then the actual amount will be Rs.7.50 per unit round about.
This increase in the form of FPA will hurt the consumers because the cost per unit already increased by NEPRA. The NEPRA has already revised the Unit Rates in Dec,2021.