Abbreviations

Abbreviations

Last Updated: 21-Jan-2015
Abbreviation Full form
A&G Administration and General
ABT Availability Based Tariff
APTEL Appellate Tribunal for Electricity
ARR Annual Revenue Requirement
AT&C Aggregate Technical and Commercial
BBMB Bhakra Beas Management Board
CAGR Compound Annual Growth Rate
CAPEX Capital Expenditure
CEA Central Electricity Authority
CERC Central Electricity Regulatory Commission
CGRF Consumer Grievances Redressal Forum
COS Cost of Service
CPP Captive Power Plant
CWIP Capital Works in Progress
D&RS Distribution & Retail Supply
DHBVNL Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam Limited
DISCOM Distribution Company
DSM Demand Side Management
EPF Employee Provident Fund
ESCO Energy Service Company
FAR Fixed Asset Register
FERV Foreign Exchange Rate Variation
FOIR Forum of Indian Regulators
FOR Forum of Regulators
FPA Fuel Price Adjustment
FSA Fuel Surcharge Adjustment
FY Financial Year
GFA Gross Fixed Assets
GoH Government of Haryana
GoI Government of India
HAREDA Haryana Renewal Energy Development Agency
HERA Haryana Electricity Reform Act, 1997
HERC Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission
HPGCL Haryana Power Generation Corporation Limited
HPPC Haryana Power Purchase Centre
HRDFA Haryana Rural Development Fund Administration Board
HSEB Haryana Power Purchase Centre
HRDFA Haryana Rural Development Fund Administration Board
HSEB Haryana State Electricity Board
HUDCO Housing and Urban Development Corporation Limited
HVDC High Voltage Direct Current
HVPNL Haryana Vidyut Prasaran Nigam Limited
IBRD International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
IDBI Industrial Development Bank of India
IDC Interest During Construction
IEX Indian Energy Exchange
IPP Independent Power Producer
kV Kilo Volts
kVA Kilo Volt Ampere
kVArh Kilo Volt Ampere Reactive hour
kWh Kilo Watts hour
LC Letter of Credit
LOI Letter of Intent
LU Lakh Units
MDI Maximum Demand Indicator
MIS Management Information System
MITC Minor Irrigation Tube-well Corporation of Haryana
MoP Ministry of Power
MoU Memorandum of Understanding
MU Million Units
MVA Mega Volt Ampere
MYT Multi Year Tariff
NABARD National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development
NAPP Narora Atomic Power Plant
NHPC National Hydroelectric Power Corporation
NLDC National Load Despatch Centre
NPC Nuclear Power Corporation
NRLDC Northern Region Load Despatch Centre
NTPC National Thermal Power Corporation
NVVN NTPC Vidyut Vayapar Nigam
O&M Operations and Maintenance
OBC Oriental Bank of Commerce
PF Provident Fund
PFC Power Finance Corporation
PGCIL Power Grid Corporation of India Limited
PLEC Peak Load Exemption Charges
POSOCO Power Operation System Corporation Ltd.
PPA Power Purchase Agreement
PSA Power Sale Agreement
PTC Power Trading Corporation
PXIL Power Exchange India Limited
R&M Repairs and Maintenance
RAPP Rajasthan Atomic Power Plant
REC Rural Electrification Corporation
RPO Renewable Purchase Obligation
S/S Sub Station
SAC State Advisory Committee
SBP State Bank of Punjab
SEB State Electricity Board
SEM Special Energy Meter
SIDBI Small Industries Development Bank of India
SJVNL Satluj jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd (formerly Nathpa jhakri)
SLDC State Load Despatch Centre
STU State Transmission Utility
T&BS Transmission and Bulk Supply
T&D Transmission and Distribution
UHBVNL Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam Limited
UI Unscheduled Interchange
WC Working Capital
WYC Western Yamuna Canal