TNEB News : New Tariff details 2012 in Tamil Nadu

TNEB News : New Tariff details 2012 in Tamil Nadu

The State Government of Tamil Nadu has decided to increase the electricity charges with effect from 1st April, 2012.

The major controversy of the particular slab is still going on. In domestic consumers, who consume above 500 units bi-monthly will not get any subsidy from the Government side. Below and above of 500 units consumed are not the tolerable slabs to all. Up to 500 units they calculate Rs.1330 and for 501 units they will charge Rs.1845.75. It is the huge difference for just one unit and the amount will more than five 500 for one unit. The detailed table is given below old and new tariff rates from April, 2012…


Category Unit Slab Unit Rate Fixed Charge

Category – I

1 – 100

Rs.1.00

Rs.20

Category – II

1 – 200

Rs.1.50

Rs.20

Category – III

0-200

Rs.2.00

Rs.30

201-500

Rs.3.00

Rs.30

Category – IV

0-200

Rs.3.00

Rs.40

201-500

Rs.4.00

Rs.40

Above 500

Rs.5.75

Rs.40

 

Old Rates : –

Category Unit Slab Unit Rate
Category – I

1 – 50

0.65

51 – 100

0.75

Category – II

1 – 50

0.75

51 – 100

0.85

101 – 200

1.50

201 – 600

2.20

Category – IV

Above 600

4.05