Noida Power Firm Ltd (NPCL) has claimed that the work of establishing multi-point power connections in Higher Noida is in full swing in pursuance of an order issued by the UP Electrical energy Regulatory Fee (UPERC).
“To date, the multi-point implementation work in 18 societies has been almost accomplished. NPCL has despatched notices to 134 societies concerning multipoint connections; 88 societies have requested that single-point connections be maintained in the intervening time,” stated an organization spokesperson.
NPCL, in keeping with him, not too long ago carried out a survey in many societies, in which it was discovered that 20 societies didn’t have the mandatory infrastructure for multipoint connections. “NPCL is in talks with these societies, and it’s anticipated that after vital infrastructure is in place the work of establishing multi-point connections in about 10 societies will start quickly,” he added.
The spokesperson additional stated that points regarding 4 societies was pending with Nationwide Firm Legislation Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT), whereas in 4 others, because of authorized hurdles, the work of establishing multipoint connections was not being performed.
UPERC, a number of years in the past, had directed discoms to permit multi-storey residents to use for particular person power connection and pay the invoice accordingly as an alternative of a single-point power connection getting used for a constructing and residents being charged arbitrarily for power consumption by the builder/society.