Govt workplaces in Punjab to have pre-paid energy meters
Chandigarh, February 7
Pre-paid sensible electrical energy meters have been made obligatory for the prevailing and new connections in authorities departments in Punjab.
A round has been issued by the state energy utility, saying that the scheme will come into power from March 1. With this, the federal government must pay upfront for the long run consumption of electrical energy and their electrical energy consumption sample could be studied.
This may go a great distance in guaranteeing that the state energy utilities realise the tariff from authorities departments, which have been saved pending for months. Even now, Rs 2,548 crore are pending as dues in the direction of the ability company.
The federal government departments might be issued a 15-day discover for changing to pay as you go meters.