Department of Industrial and Management Engineering (IME) Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
About GERC

The Gujarat Electricity Board (GEB) was constituted under Section-5 of the Electricity Supply Act-1948 to perform the functions of Generation, Transmission & Distribution of Electricity. The State Electricity Board (GEB) of Gujarat is one of the better performers as compared to other State Electricity Boards. In spite of these achievements, the State has been facing severe shortage of electricity, faced financial crunch and has high level of subsidies. For these reasons, the State has initiated the Power Sector Reforms. The acceptance of the Gujarat Electricity Industry (Reorganization and Regulation) Bill, 2003 by the State Assembly of Gujarat was the first step forward towards unbundling, making Gujarat the first State to unbundle the SEB after enactment of Electricity Act 2003.

The Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission was constituted on 12th November, 1998 under provisions of Electricity Regulatory Commissions Act, 1998.The function of commission as stated under the section 86 of electricity act 2003 and its acting chairman is Shri Anand Kumar These entities come under GERC Regulation that is power utilities and state load dispatch centre, power utilities are following types:

State Utilities Private Utilities
Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd. (Holding Company) AspenPark Infra Vadodara Private Limited (AIVPL - Transmission)
Gujarat State Electricity Corp. Ltd.(Generation) MPSEZ Utilities Private Ltd. (MUPL) (Distribution)
Gujarat Energy Transmission Corp. Ltd.(Transmission) Torrent Power Limited-Ahd(Distribution)
Uttar Gujarat Vij Company Ltd. (Distribution) Torrent Power Limited-Surat(Distribution)
Dakshin Gujarat Vij Company Ltd. (Distribution) Torrent Power Limited-Surat(Distribution)
Madhya Gujarat Vij Company Ltd. (Distribution) Torrent Power Limited-Dahej(Distribution)
Paschim Gujarat Vij Company Ltd. (Distribution) Torrent Power Limited-App(Generation)

Gujarat has participated in Unified Load Despatch and Communication Scheme (hereinafter called as ULDC) approved by Central Electricity Authority (CEA) for the Western Region. Under this Scheme, SLDC Jambuva has been shifted to SLDC Gotri from 6th July 2005 and commenced operation of three Sub-SLDCs at Gandhinagar, Jambuva and Jetpur.

GERC Snaphot of power sector
Overall Power Scenario -
(As on 31.08.2020)-MW Thermal
Ownership/Sector Coal Lignite Gas Diesel Total
State 4510.00 1040.00 2177.82 0.00 7727.82
Private 7144.67 500.00 3985.00 0.00 11629.67
Central 3566.37 0.00 424.00 0.00 3990.37
Sub – Total 15221.04 1540.00 6586.82 0.00 23347.86
Ownership/Sector Nuclear Hydro RES(MNRE)
State 0.00 772.00 72.35
Private 0.00 0.00 10797.95
Central 559.00 0.00 243.30
Sub – Total 559.00 772.00 11113.60
Energy Sales -

Energy Sales approved by the Commission for FY 2018-19 in (MU)

Sr.No Particulars UGVCL DGVCL MGVCL PGVCL Total
A LT Consumers
1 RGP 2,379 3,323 2,831 4,341 12,874
2 GLP 52 63 71 132 318
3 Non-RGP & LTMD 1,829 6,048 1,571 3,374 12,822
4 Public Water Works 780 181 288 769 218
5 Agriculture- Unmetered 3,714 420 472 4,437 9,043
6 Agriculture-Metered 6,219 479 1,070 3,580 11,348
7 Public Lighting 62 72 65 110 309
LT Total (A) 15,035 10,586 6,366 16,744 48,731
B HT Consumers
8 Industrial HT 4,802 8245 3,534 8,248 24,829
9 Railway Traction
HT Total (B) 4,802 8,245 3,534 8,248 24,829
Grand Total (A+B) 19,837 18,831 9,900 24,992 73,560
Average Cost of Supply (ACOS) -
Sr. NoDISCOMsFY 2015-16FY 2016-17FY 2017-18FY 2018-19FY 2019-20
1UGVCL4.944.615.125.135.39
2DGVCL6.426.366.476.636.48
3MGVCL5.845.796.046.186.07
4PGVCL5.475.355.435.555.89
Latest Documents
Sr.No. Regulations Date Notification Download(English) Download(Gujrati)
1 Service Regulations for the staff of the Commission 28-11-2011 2059/2011
2 Appointment of consultants regulations 29-10-2005 14 of 2005
3 Orders on Procedure 03-08-2005
4 Fees, Fines & Charges 30-03-2005 6 of 2005
Bank details of GERC
Fees Fines and Charges (First Amendment) Regulations, 2015 22-09-2015 1 of 2015
5 Procedure for Filing Appeal before the Appellate Authority 05-01-2005 1 of 2005
6 Conduct of Business Regulation 25-08-2004 2 of 2004
Orders
Sr.No. Case No. Date Order Download
1 1851/2020 09-10-2020
Tariff Order for GIFT Power Company Limited
Tariff Order for GIFT Power Company Limited
2 1810 & 1811 of 2019 29-09-2020
Tariff Order for Deendayal Port Trust
Tariff Order for Deendayal Port Trust
3 Consequential Order in Petition No. 1627 of 2016 05-09-2020
Consequential Order in Petition No. 1627 of 2016 dated 09.06.2017 in light o
Consequential Order in Petition No. 1627 of 2016 dated 09.06.2017 in light of the judgment of the Hon’ble Appellate Tribunal for Electricity dated 09.06.2020 in Appeal No. 248 of 2017
4 Consequential Order in Petition No. 1628 of 2016 05-09-2020
Consequential Order in Petition No. 1628 of 2016 dated 09.06.2017 in light o
Consequential Order in Petition No. 1628 of 2016 dated 09.06.2017 in light of the judgment of the Hon’ble Appellate Tribunal for Electricity dated 09.06.2020 in Appeal No. 249 of 2017
5 Consequential Order in Petition No. 1629 of 2016 05-09-2020
Consequential Order in Petition No. 1629 of 2016 dated 09.06.2017 in light o
Consequential Order in Petition No. 1629 of 2016 dated 09.06.2017 in light of the judgment of the Hon’ble Appellate Tribunal for Electricity dated 09.06.2020 in Appeal No. 345 of 2017.
6 1809/2019 01-07-2020
Filing of the Petition in the matter of Order dated 24.04.2010 in Case No. 1
Filing of the Petition in the matter of Order dated 24.04.2010 in Case No. 1757 of 2018 passed by the Commission under Section 61,62 read with 64 & 86(1) (a) of the Electricity Act, 2003, invoking Regulations 58, 80 and 83 of the Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission (Conduct of Business) Regulations, 2004 seeking clarification/ rectification of the Commission’s order dated 24th April, 2019 in Case No. 1757 of 2018 for Truing up of FY 2017-18 and determination of tariff for FY 2019-20 for Gujarat Energy Transmission Corporation Limited (GETCO)
7 1853/2020 04-04-2020
Tariff Order for AspenPark Infra Vadodara Private Limited
Tariff Order for AspenPark Infra Vadodara Private Limited
8 1850/2019 03-04-2020
Tariff Order for MPSEZ Utilities Private Ltd.
Tariff Order for MPSEZ Utilities Private Ltd.
9 1839/2019 31-03-2020
Tariff Order for UGVCL
Tariff Order for UGVCL
10 1840/2019 31-03-2020
Tariff Order for DGVCL
Tariff Order for DGVCL
Officers Contact
Address

Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission
6th Floor, GIFT ONE,
Road 5C, Zone 5,GIFT City,
Gandhinagar – 382355,
Gujarat, India.

Phone : 91 – 79 -23602000
Fax : 91-79-23602054/23602055
Email : gerc@gercin.org
Chairman
Phone : 91 – 79 – 23602011
Email : chairman@gercin.org
Member (F)
Phone : 91 – 79 – 23602013
Email : member@gercin.org
Member (T)
Phone : 91 – 79 – 23602015
Email : member.t@gercin.org
Secretary
Phone :91 – 79 – 23602017
Email : secretary@gercin.org
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