Concept of AT&C Losses
The concept of Aggregate Technical & Commercial losses was introduced by some state regulatory commissions in past decade. The advantage of the parameter is that it provides a realistic picture of energy & revenue loss situation. The AT&C Losses comprise of two elements:- Technical Losses & Commercial Losses
Technical and Commercial losses bears effect on the operational performance of BESCOM and Revenue. Besides this it also indicates healthiness of distribution system, billing and vigilance systems. As such AT&C losses are one of the important aspects needs to be kept at minimum possible level to ensure technical and financial sustainability of the Company.
AT& C Loss is Aggregate of Billing Efficiency x Business efficiency which is arrived as under.