Karachi: The govt. has implemented two tariff regimes across-the-board under which higher tariff will be charged for using electricity during peak hours from 5pm to 10pm.
According to Alfalah Securities Limited, for this purpose, the electric power distribution companies (Discos) had started the process of installing ToU (Time of Use) electricity meters which shows two readings one for the day time and second for the night time. As per the notification, commercial consumers will pay PKR11.59/ unit for peak hours (5pm to 10 pm) and PKR 6.50/ unit for day time. Industrial consumers will be liable to pay PKR 12.25/ unit for peak hours and PKR 6.70 for day time.