MoP notifies Electricity (Right of Consumers) Amendment, Rules 2021

The Ministry of Power (MoP) has issued an official notification on the Electricity (Right of Consumers) (Amendment) Rules, 2021. As per the notification, arrangements for net metering gross-metering, net billing or net feed-in will be in accordance with the regulations of the state commission. Net metering will be allowed to the prosumer for loads up to 500 kW or up to the sanctioned load, whichever is lower, and gross metering for loads over 500 kW. In the case of prosumers availing net metering or net feed-in, the commission may introduce time-of-day tariffs, which will incentivise   prosumers to install energy storage for solar energy.