Energy Ministry has made vitality accounting of distribution firms necessary, with the intention to lower down electrical energy losses and the laws concerning this have been issued by the Bureau of Vitality Effectivity (BEE).
In a press release the Energy Ministry mentioned that the measure has been introduced as a part of the federal government’s energy reforms and vitality accounting will probably be performed on a quarterly foundation by distribution firms.
The ministry has mentioned that vitality accounting must be performed via a licensed vitality supervisor inside 60 days. Other than this, there may also be an annual vitality audit by an impartial accredited vitality auditor and each these studies will probably be put out in public area.
These studies will give particulars of vitality consumption by totally different classes of shoppers in addition to the transmission and distribution losses in numerous areas.
It’ll determine areas of excessive losses and theft and guarantee corrective actions.
Officers will probably be held chargeable for losses and theft of energy from their areas and the train may also assist distribution firms in lowering their losses, the assertion issued by Energy Ministry mentioned.
These laws have been issued beneath the ambit of the Vitality Conservation Act, 2001, with an total goal to scale back distribution sector inefficiency and losses, thus making distribution firms financially viable.