The current load factor of Tripura system is 47% and the same is adopted over the period of next year as the demand is mostly domestic, commercial, public lighting etc. which occurs only few hours a day. The peak demand may get reduced if the load factor improves.
TSECL has undertaken various schemes for strengthening and extending its T&D network.
Accelerated Power Development Reform Programme (APDRP)
|Sl. No.||Name of scheme||Sanctioned Project Cost|
|1.||100% metering of the feeders in the entire State, metering of Distribution Transformers, Consumer metering & augmentation of sub-transmission & distribution system in West Tripura District.||13.27|
|2.||Metering, computerisation, sub-transmission & distribution scheme for Agartala Town.||14.27|
|3.||Sub-transmission and distribution improvement for Outer Agartala.||20.57|
|4.||Sub-transmission and distribution improvement for South Tripura District.||31.11|
|5.||Sub-transmission and distribution improvement for North Tripura District.||28.7|
|6.||Sub-transmission and distribution improvement for Dhalai District.||18.99|
|7.||SCADA / DMS scheme for Agartala town.||23.65|
APDRP Scheme was launched in Tripura during 2001-2002. Since then total 7 nos. APDRP Schemes have been sanctioned for a total project cost of Rs.150.56 Crores. Out of these two schemes of 100% metering of the entire State and strengthening of sub-transmission and distribution network of West District for project cost of Rs.27.54 Crores were under implementation upto FY 2004-05. During FY 2005-06 programme for implementation of balance work of the first two schemes and the newly sanctioned 4 schemes for North Tripura District, Dhalai District, South Tripura District & Outer Agartala including SCADA/DMS Project at Agartala Circle has been taken up.