Establish a monitoring/tracking mechanism to review implementation progress of the recent reforms. Power Division to submit reports to the monthly coordination meeting at Ministry of Power, Energy and Mineral Resources (MPEMR).
Update all requirements and fees on their respective websites and Citizen Charter, as applicable.
Streamline the approval process by decreasing the number of procedures and interactions with different departments and avoiding duplication of inspections by multiple departments or agencies.
Form a committee to recommend reduction of costs including cost for meter and substation purchase and installation, site-survey for connection.
Allow for online submission of the application, along with relevant documents and automatic scheduling of the inspection.
Enforce the renewable energy directive.
Actions to Take in 24 Months
MPEMR – Power Division
Introduce Geographic Information System (GIS) for the electricity distribution network.
Implement an automated system to monitor outages and restore services.