Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission allows tariff hike – 2.63 to 4.68 %

Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission has allowed increase in power tariff for consumers  and private power companies. The hike ranges between 2.63 per cent and 4.68 per cent of the current rates for different segment of consumers of different power companies. GERC has allowed an average tariff hike of 13 paise per unit or 4.05 per cent of the existing tariff for the four state-owned power distribution companies.

The tariff for the consumers of Torrent Power in Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar is hiked by an average of 4.68 per cent or 22 paise per unit, while in Surat the tariff is hiked by an average of 2.63 per cent or 12 paise per unit.