News Brief | October 2012
AP may face power cuts till May 2013
Distribution companies in Andhra Pradesh have reportedly told the State Electricity Regulatory Commission (APERC) that power cuts in the state are all set to continue till May 2013.
On September 8, the APERC issued orders permitting power cuts, with same duration as is being imposed now, till March 2013.
The Andhra Pradesh Central Power Distribution Company Limited (APCPDCL), on behalf of all the four discoms in the state, had submitted a representation to APERC on August 29 to impose restriction on power supply to HT, LT and other consumers. In its request, it also said that the power deficit will continue till May next year.