Department of Industrial and Management Engineering (IME) Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
About CSERC
History of Commission -

The Chhatisgarh Electricity Regulatory Commission (CSERC) was established under the Electricity Regulatory Commission Act, 1998 and started functioning with effect from 03-October-2001.

Companies -

Chhattisgarh State Electricity Board was unbundled in December 2008, into five independent Companies, i.e.

  • Chhattisgarh State Power Holding Company Limited (CSPHCL),
  • Chhattisgarh State Power Generation Company Limited (CSPGCL),
  • Chhattisgarh State Power Transmission Company Limited (CSPTCL),
  • Chhattisgarh State Power Distribution Company Limited (CSPDCL),
  • Chhattisgarh State Power Trading Company Limited (CSPTrCL),

CSERC determines tariff for above mentioned State-owned entities. In addition, CSERC monitors private player like Jindal Steel and Power Ltd. in transmission and distribution businesses.

CSERC Snaphot of power sector
Generating units located in the state of Chhattisgarh -

Following table list down generating units located in the state of Chhattisgarh as on FY 2017-18.

Name of Utility/Power Station UTILITY Ownership Type Energy Source- Coal/Gas/ Naptha/LSHS/ Diesel/Hydro Installed Capacity(MW)
KORBA I II NTPC LTD. Central THERMAL-COAL 2100
KORBA III NTPC LTD. Central THERMAL-COAL 500
SIPAT STPS I NTPC LTD. Central THERMAL-COAL 1980
SIPAT STPS II NTPC LTD. Central THERMAL-COAL 1000
BHILAI EXPANSION POWER PLANT NTPC SAIL PCPL Central THERMAL-COAL 500
KORBA TPS EAST CSPGCL State THERMAL-COAL 440
DSPM TPS KORBA EAST CSPGCL State THERMAL-COAL 500
KORBA-WEST EXTENSION TPS CSPGCL State THERMAL-COAL 500
HASDEO TPS KORBAWEST CSPGCL State THERMAL-COAL 840
CO-GEN KAWARDHA CSPGCL State THERMAL-BIOMASS 6
ATAL BIHARI VAJPAYEE TPS JANJGIR CSPGCL State THERMAL-COAL 1000
HEP GANGREL CSPGCL State HYDRO-HYDRO 10
BANGO HEP CSPGCL State HYDRO-HYDRO 120
MHP KORBA WEST CSPGCL State HYDRO-HYDRO 1.7
SIKASAR HEP CSPGCL State HYDRO-HYDRO 7
LANCO AMARKANTAK TPP PATHADIH, U-I LANCO AMARKAN. POWER LTD. Private THERMAL-COAL 300
LANCO AMARKANTAK TPP PATHADIH, U-II LANCO AMARKAN. POWER LTD. Private THERMAL-COAL 300
JINDAL POWER LTD. STPPS-I JINDAL POWER LTD., TAMNAR Private THERMAL-COAL 1000
JINDAL POWER LTD. STPPS-Ii JINDAL POWER LTD., TAMNAR Private THERMAL-COAL 2400

Link - http://www.cea.nic.in/reports/monthly/executivesummary/2020/exe_summary-07.pdf

Power Requirement, Availability and Peak Demand -
YearPower requirement Power availabilityPower deficit Power deficitPeak demandPeak demand metPeak deficitPeak deficit
Million kwhMillion kwhMillion kwhPercentMwMwMw Percent
2015-1625,649.0025,309.00-340-1.33,932.003,757.00-175-4.5
2016-1723,777.0023,725.00-52-0.23,875.003,851.00-24 -0.6
2017-1825,585.0025,502.00-83-0.34,169.003,887.00-282-6.8
2018-1926,131.0026,077.00-54-0.24,444.004,270.00-174-3.9
2019-2030,076.0030,071.00-504,746.004,736.00-10-0.2
Installed Capacity -

The sectorwise and resource-wise share of installed capacity in the state of Chhattisgarh, as on 31-August-2020, is given below -

Sr. Ownership/Sector Modewise breakup Grand Total
Thermal Nuclear Hydro RES
Coal Gas Diesel Total
Chhatisgarh
1 STATE SECTOR 3080 0 0 3080 0 120 11.05 3211.05
2 PVT SECTOR 13168 0 0 13168 0 0 541.2 13709.2
3 CENTRAL SECTOR 7680 0 0 7680 0 0 0 7680
Total of Chhatisgarh 23928 0 0 23928 0 120 552.25 24600.25

Link- https://npp.gov.in/public-reports/cea/monthly/installcap/2020/AUG/capacity2-Western-2020-08.pdf

Consumer Categories and Energy Sales -

CSERC has modified consumer category over the years. Updated list of consumer category-wise sales estimated by the Commission for FY 2020-21 (MU) is as follows -

Particulars Energy Sales projected by the Commission for FY 2020-21
LV Category 11,992.89
LV 1: Domestic Including BPL 5,424.96
LV 2: Non-Domestic 990.07
LV 3: Agriculture Metered 3,983.57
LV 4: Agriculture - Allied Activities 16.61
LV 5: LT Industry 547.97
LV 6: Public Utilities 387.52
LV 7: IT Industries 0.01
LV 8: Temporary 642.17
HV Category 11,295.33
HV 1: Railway Traction 983.48
HV 2: Mines 633.26
HV 3: Other Industrial and General
Purpose Non-Industrial
2,050.45
HV 4: Steel Industries 7,289.66
Low Load Factor Industries -
HV 5: Irrigation Agriculture Allied Activities, Public Water Works 142.93
HV 6: Residential 182.36
HV 7: Start-up Power Tariff 12.36
HV 8: Industries related to manufacturing of equipment for RE power generation 0.39
HV 9: Information Technology Industries 0.44
HV 10: Temporary Connection -
Total Sales for FY 2020-21 23,288.22
Renewable Energy (Potential and Grid Interactive) -
Sourcewise Estimated Potential of Renewable Power in India as on 31.03.2019 (in MW)
States/ UTsWind Power @ 100mSmall Hydro PowerBiomass PowerCogeneration- bagasseWaste to Energy*Solar EnergyTotalDistribution (%)
Chhattisgarh771098236-2418270197051.8

Link- http://www.mospi.gov.in/sites/default/files/publication_reports/ES_2020_240420m.pdf

Cumulative installed capacity of Grid Interactive Renewable Power as on 31.03.2018 and 31.03.2019
STATES / UTsSmall Hydro PowerWind PowerPower/CogenWaste to EnergySolar PowerTotal Capacity
(MW)(MW)(MW)(MW)(MW)(MW)(MW)(MW)(MW)(MW)(MW)
20182019201820192018201920182019201820192018
Chhatisgarh7676--230.5230.5--231.35231.35537.85

Link- http://www.mospi.gov.in/sites/default/files/publication_reports/ES_2020_240420m.pdf

Latest Documents
Regulation No
Regulation Name
Attachment
1/CSERC/2004Chhattisgarh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (Conduct of Business) Regulations, 2004
Hindi
English
4/CSERC/2004 Chhattisgarh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (Redressal of grievances of consumers and establishment of forum and Electricity Ombudsman) Regulations, 2004.
Hindi
English
10/CSERC/2005 CSERC (Redressal of Grievances of Consumers and Establishment of Forum and Electricity Ombudsman) (First amendment) Regulations-2005.
Hindi
English
05/CSERC/2004 Chhattisgarh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (Fees and Charges) Regulations, 2004
Hindi
English
13/CSERC/2005 CSERC (Fees & Charges) (First amendment) Regulations-2005
Hindi
English
7/CSERC/2005Chhattisgarh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (Security Deposit) Regulations, 2005
Hindi
English
23/CSERC/2007Chhattisgarh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (Security Deposit - First Amendment) Regulations, 2007
Hindi
English
8/CSERC-2005 Chhattisgarh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (Appointment of Consultants) Regulations, 2005.
Hindi
English
9/CSERC/2005Chhattisgarh Electricity Regulatory Commission (Intra-State Open Access in Chhattisgarh) Regulations, 2005.
Hindi
English
21/CSERC/2007Chhattisgarh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (Intra-State Open Access in Chhattisgarh - First Amendment) Regulations, 2007
Hindi
English
11/CSERC/2005Chhattisgarh State Electricity Supply Code, 2005
Hindi
English
19/CSERC/2007Chhattisgarh State Electricity Supply Code (First Amendment) 2007
Hindi
English
20/CSERC/2007Chhattisgarh State Electricity Supply Code (Second Amendment), 2007
Hindi
English
14/CSERC/2006 Chhattisgarh State Electricity Grid Code, 2007
Hindi
English
22/CSERC/2008Chhattisgarh State Electricity Grid Code (First Amendment), 2008
Hindi
English
15/CSERC/2005Chhattisgarh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (Procedure for filing appeal before the Appellate Authority) Regulations, 2005
Hindi
English
17/CSERC/2006Chhattisgarh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (Standards of Performance in Distribution of Electricity) Regulations, 2006
Hindi
English
24/CSERC/2007Chhattisgarh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (Redressal of grievances of consumers) Regulations, 2007
Hindi
English
25/CSERC/2008Chhattisgarh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (Procurement of Power from renewable sources of energy by distribution licensees) Regulations, 2008
Hindi
English
26/CSERC/2007Chhattisgarh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (Terms and conditions of determination of Tariff according to Multi-Year tariff Principles) Regulations, 2008
Hindi
English
Orders
S.No. State Power Companies/Board Order Tarrif Schedule
1Tariff Order for CSPDCL, CSPGCL, CSPTCL & SLDC for F.Y. 2014-15
2Order on APR and Tariff Petition for the year 2012-13 of CSPGCL, CSPTCL, CSPDCL & SLDC
3Tariff Order for CSPDCL, CSPGCL, CSPTCL for F.Y. 2013-14
4Approval of annual revenue requirement (ARR) for 3 years MYT Control Period from FY 2010-11 to FY 2012-13 and Tariff/annual charge for CSPDCL, CSPTCL, CSPGCL & SLDC
5Tariff Order for CSPDCL, CSPGCL, CSPTCL & SLDC for F.Y. 2015-16
6Tariff Order for CSPDCL, CSPGCL, CSPTCL & SLDC for F.Y. 2016-17
7Tariff Order for CSPDCL, CSPGCL, CSPTCL for F.Y. 2009-10
8INDUSTRIES WORKING WITH LOW LOAD FACTOR REVISED COMMISSION'S ORDER DATED 12.08.2005
9Determination of Annual Revenue Requirement (ARR) and Retail Supply Tariff FY 2007-08
10Determination of Annual Revenue Requirement (ARR) and Retail Supply Tariff FY 2006-07
11Determination of Annual Revenue Requirement (ARR) and Retail Supply Tariff FY 2005-06
12Tariff Order for CSPDCL, CSPGCL, CSPTCL & SLDC for F.Y. 2017-18
13Tariff Order for CSPDCL, CSPGCL, CSPTCL & SLDC for F.Y. 2018-19
14Tariff Order for CSPDCL, CSPGCL, CSPTCL & SLDC for F.Y. 2019-20
15Detail Tariff Order for CSPGCL, CSPTCL, SLDC and CSPDCL for FY 2020-21
S.No.
Jindal Steel and Power Ltd. (Transmission, Distribution, Business)
Order
Tarrif Schedule
1Order passed in petition No. 55 of 2012 filed by Jindal Steel & Power Ltd. for Licensed Distribution Business for determination of ARR for FY 2013-14 to 2015-16 and retail tariff for FY 2013-14
2Order passed in petition No. 50 of 2012 filed by Jindal Steel & Power Ltd. for Licensed Transmission Business for determination of ARR for FY 2013-14 to 2015-16
3Order passed in petition No. 06 of 2011 filed by Jindal Steel & Power Ltd. for Licensed Distribution Business for Provisional Truing-up of FY 2009-10 and determination of ARR from FY 2010-11 to FY 2011-12 and Tariff for FY 2011-12 on date 08.02.2012
4Order passed in petition No. 39 of 2012 filed by Jindal Steel & Power Ltd. for Licensed Distribution Business for retail tariff for FY 2012-13
5Order passed in petition No. 40 of 2012 filed by Jindal Steel & Power Ltd. for Licensed Transmission Business for determination of ARR for FY 2012-13
6Order passed in petition No. 07 of 2011 filed by Jindal Steel & Power Ltd. for Licensed Transmission Business for determination of ARR for FY 2007-08 to FY 2011-12 & Tariff for FY 2011-12 on date 30.12.2011
S.No.
SAIL- Bhilai Steel Plant (Distribution)
Order
Tarrif Schedule
1Approval of Business Plan, annual revenue requirement (ARR) for 3 years MYT Control Period from FY 2010-11 to FY 2012-13, Miscellaneous charges and Tariff Order for 2011-12 for Bhilai Steel Plant (BSP)
2Retail Tariff order for FY 2014-15
3Retail Tariff order for FY 2017-18
S.No.
Others
Order
Tarrif Schedule
1Bio-mass Tariff Order passed in petition No. 22 of 2011(T) filed by CBEDA on date 28.12.2011
Officers Contact
Name
Designation
Telephone Number
Mobile/E-mail address
Office Residence Fax

Shri D.S. Misra , I.A.S. (Retd.)

Chairman

4073550

2445857

9425205120
cserc.cm.cg@nic.in

Shri Arun Kumar Sharma

Member

4073551

4910085

2445847

9717888610
cserc.member.cg@nic.in

Shri Vinod Deshmukh

Member

4073552

2430901

9425501765

Shri M.S. Ratna
Secretary 

 4048788

-
-
-

Shri S.P. Shukla 

Director (E) 

4073568

-

-

94252-27884

Shri Surobin Roy

Financial Analyst

4073552

-

-

99263-04645

Shri Vivek Ganodwale

Sr. Law Officer & Public Information Officer

4073557

2255676

-

94255-05628

Shri Surendra Singh

Jt. Director (T)

4016219

-

-

94253-01559

Shri Kamlesh Dilliwar

Jt. Director (E)

4057436

-

-

93024-90883

Smt. Asha V. Dev
Dy. Secretary 

 4050792

94255-04020
Shri Siddharth Pandey
Dy. Director (E)
4048585
-
98279-36740

Shri A.K. Guha

PS to Chairman

4073550

-

2445857

99812-09655

Shri S.P. Sahu

Section Officer

-

91799-86040

Shri P. Venu Gopal

Account Officer & Assistant Public Information Officer

4073561

98271-18133

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