Power Purchase Activities

POWER PURCHASE ACTIVITIES

GOK  vide order dated 10-05-05 barred KPTCL from trading of electricity and individual ESCOMs were directed to carry out the Power Purchase activities .The Power Company of Karnataka Limited is the special purpose vehicle  formed to establish power plants/Power Procurement through bid route & framing of business rules as done by Ministry of power, GOI.

The GOK by its Order No: EN 216 NCE 2006, dated; 02-03-07, has fixed 20% of total quantum of energy to be purchased from renewable source during a year.

KERC vide Notification No.S/03/1 dated 16.03.2011 in the matter of Power procurement from renewable  sources by distribution licensee under REC frame work has fixed quantum of purchase of Electricity from renewable sources of Energy as follows

Every Distribution licensee shall purchase a minimum quantity of electricity from Renewable sources of energy expressed as a percentage of total procurement during a year as specified below.

ESCOM RPO for RE sources other than Solar Solar RPO
BESCOM 10% 0.25%

The Power Purchase Agreements for NCE projects are executed with Independent Power Producers based on the Standard approved PPAs by Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission. The documents for execution of PPA shall be as per Check List

The tariff for the NCE projects fixed by KERC for the Power Purchase Agreements signed on or after 01-01-2010 is as follows:

1

Wind

Rs.3.70/unit

Without any escalation for first 10 years period from date of signing of PPA.

2

Mini-Hydel

Rs.3.40/unit

Without escalation for first 10 years period from date of signing of PPA.

3

Co-gen The first year tariff shall be applicable with reference to the date of signing of PPA and to allow the exclation in tariff up to the date of commercial operation. Consequently the relevant clause of the model PPA approved by the commission earlier stands modified.

1st year

3.59

2nd year

3.63

3rd year

3.67

4th year

3.72

5th year

3.77

6th year

3.83

7th year

3.9

8th year

3.97

9th year

4.05

10th year

4.14

4

Biomass The first year tariff shall be applicable with reference to the date of signing of PPA and to allow the exclation in tariff up to the date of commercial operation. Consequently the relevant clause of the model PPA approved by the commission earlier stands modified.

1st year

3.66

2nd year

3.69

3rd year

3.72

4th year

3.77

5th year

3.81

6th year

3.86

7th year

3.92

8th year

3.99

9th year

4.06

10th year

4.13

ABSTRACT OF SIGNED PPAs AND COMMISSIONED PROJECTS AS ON 31.10.2015:

Sl.No

Type of NCE

PPA details

commissioned details

Nos

Capacity in MWs

Nos

Capacity in MWs commisisioned

1 Wind Mill

293

1210.44

290

1184.19

2 Mini-Hydel

14

161.45

14

161.45

3 Co-gen

0

0

0

0.00

4 Biomass

8

49

6

48.5

5 Solar KPCL

1

3

1

3.00

6 Solar KREDL (Bid route)

18

314

1

23.00

7 Solar (1 to 3 MWs in land owning farmers as per solar policy 2014-2021

79

162

0

0.00

8 NTPC Solar*

1

70

70.00

9 NTPC Wind

2

136

10 Waste to Energy

1

8

TOTAL

417

2113.89

312

1490.14

Total PPA signed list

 
In addition to the above Power Purchases from NCE projects, BESCOM is entering into Power Purchase Agreements for Short Term/Medium Term purchases as per the directions of PCKL, a special purpose vehicle for monitoring the Power Situations in the State and to procure Power for any shortages by calling bids from various IPPs/Traders.

Details of Power Purchases during 2015-2016:

Short Term Power Purchase September- 2015 to May 2016

Sl. No.

Seller Name

Generation Source

Contracted Period

Contracted Quntum in MW

BESCOM Share

Tariff in Rs

1 M/s. Mittal Processors Pvt Ltd

Chamundeshwari Sugars Ltd

01.10.2015 to 30.04.2016

18

51.321%

Rs.5.08/unit

2 M/s. Tata Power Trading Co. Ltd

Star Metallics & Power Ltd

01.09.2015 to 14.09.2015

10

15.09.2015 to 31.05.2016

10

EID Parry, Haliyal

01.11.2015 to 15.11.2015

16

16.11.2015 to 31.05.2015

18

HimatsingkaSeide Ltd

01.09.2015 to 14.09.2015

5.8

15.09.2015 to 31.05.2016

5.8

Shamanur Sugars Ltd

15.09.2015 to 14.10.2015

14

15.10.2015 to 14.04.2016

10

15.04.2016 to 31.05.2016

14

EID Parry, Bagalkot

15.10.2015 to31.10.2015

13.6

01.11.2015 to31.05.2016

8.8

Manali Sugars

07.12.2015 to 15.04.2016

7

Ugar Sugar, Belgaum

01.12.2015 to 31.12.2015

10

01.01.2016 to 29.02.2016

20

01.03.2016 to 31.03.2016

10

Ugar Sugar Works Ltd, Gulburga

01.12.2015 to 31.12.2015

5

01.01.2016 to 29.02.2016

7

01.03.2016 to 31.03.2016

5

Core Green Sugars

27.08.2015 to 14.09.2015

16

15.09.2015 to 15.11.2015

19

16.11.2015 to 10.05.2016

16

11.05.2016 to 31.05.2016

19

Vishwanath Sugars

01.12.2015 to 31.05.2016

13

Sri Hiranyakeshi SSKN

15.11.2015 to 30.11.2015

12

01.12.2015 to 30.04.2016

23

01.05.2016 to 31.05.2016

20

3 M/s. NSL Sugars Limited (Koppa)

M/s. NSL Sugars Limited (Koppa)

26.08.2015 to 14.09.2015

7.22

15.09.2015 to 15.03.2016

5

01.05.2016 to 26.05.2016

7.22

M/s. NSL Sugars Limited (Koppa)

27.08.2015 to 14.09.2015

7.22

15.09.2015 to 15.03.2016

5

01.05.2016 to 26.05.2016

7.22

4 M/s.NSL Sugars Ltd (Tungabhadra)

M/s.NSL Sugars Ltd (Tungabhadra)

26.08.2015 to 14.09.2015

14.26

15.09.2015 to 14.10.2015

8.14

15.10.2015 to 14.11.2015

14.26

15.11.2015 to 15.04.2016

5.66

16.04.2016 to 26.05.2016

8.14

M/s NSL Sugars Limited (Tungabhadra)

27.08.2015 to 14.10.2015

8.14

15.10.2015 to 14.11.2015

14.26

15.11.2015 to 15.04.2016

5.66

16.04.2016 to 26.05.2016

8.14

5 M/s. BMM Ispat Limited

M/s. BMM Ispat Limited

15.09.2015 to 30.09.2015

50

01.10.2015 to 31.05.2016

100

6 M/s. JSW Power Trading Co., Ltd.,

JSW Energy Ltd, Karnataka

25.08.2015 to 31.08.2015

250

01.09.2015 to 31.05.2016

300

Jaypee Cerments

15.09.2015 to 31.05.2016

40

Sri Renuka Sugars, Athani

01.12.2015 to 31.12.2015

12

01.01.2016 to 31.03.2016

20

01.04.2016 to 31.05.2016

12

Sri Renuka Sugars, Munoli

01.01.2016 to 31.3.2016

10

Sri Renuka Sugars, Havalga

01.12.2015 to 31.12.2015

12

01.01.2016 to 30.04.2016

10

01.05.2016 to 31.05.2016

12

7 M/s. PTC India Limited

Janki Corp Ltd

01.09.2015 to 31.05.2016

6.5

Gem Sugars Ltd

01.12.2015 to 31.03.2016

10

01.04.2016 to 31.05.2016

8.5

Sri Prabhulingeshwara Sugar Ltd

01.12.2015 to 30.04.2016

20

M/s Nirani sugars Ltd.,

M/s Nirani sugars Ltd.,

01.11.2015 to 31.5.2016

15

8 M/s Athani Sugars Ltd.,

Athani Sugars Ltd.,

01.11.2015 to 30.11.2015

20

46.39%

01.12.2015 to 31.3.2016

21

01.04.2016 to 31.5.2016

20

9 M/s Satish Sugars Ltd.,

M/s Satish Sugars Ltd.,

01.12.2015 to 31.05.2016

15