To calculate your electricity bill from a meter reading in Pakistan, you will need to follow these steps:
- Determine your electricity tariff. Electricity tariffs in Pakistan are set by the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) and vary depending on the type of consumer, the location, and the time of use. You can find your specific tariff by contacting your local electricity distribution company or checking the NEPRA website.
- Calculate your electricity consumption. To do this, you will need to take a reading of your electricity meter at the beginning and end of the billing period. Subtract the beginning reading from the end reading to determine your total kilowatt-hours (kWh) consumption.
- Calculate your total bill. To calculate your total bill, multiply your electricity consumption by your tariff rate. You may also need to pay additional fees or charges, such as a fixed monthly service charge or taxes.
For example, if your tariff rate is Rs. 12 per kWh and you consumed 100 kWh in a month, your total bill would be Rs. 1,200 (100 x 12). If you also had to pay a fixed monthly service charge of Rs. 200, your total bill would be Rs. 1,400 (1,200 + 200).
It is worth noting that electricity billing in Pakistan can be complex, and the specific calculation may vary depending on your location and the terms of your contract with the electricity distribution company. It is always a good idea to check with your local electricity distribution company or refer to your bill for the most accurate and up-to-date information.