ISLAMABAD: (HRNW) The Economic Coordination Committe (ECC) has approved amendmends in Regulation of Generation, Transmission and Distribution of Electric Power Act, 1997 which will be presented in the parliament, ARY News reported on Monday.
A session of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) held under the chair of Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Sheikh has concluded where the members gave approval to the amendments in Generation, Transmission and Distribution of Electric Power Act, 1997, sources said.
The amended Nepra Act will be presented by the Ministry of Power in the parliament for its final approval. During the session, ECC members have also removed legal flaws from the amendments in the act.
Sources said that the National Electricity and Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) has been given authorities for allocated electricity tariff under the new regulations.