In Tamil Nadu, the current bill for electricity is calculated based on your electricity consumption during the billing period. The bill is typically calculated using the following formula:
Current bill = (Energy charge + Fixed charge + Electricity duty + Other charges) x Consumption
Energy charge: This is the charge for the electricity you consume, and it is based on the tariff rate for your category of consumer.
Fixed charge: This is a fixed monthly charge that is applicable to all consumers.
Electricity duty: This is a tax that is levied on the consumption of electricity.
Other charges: This may include charges for meter rent, service connection, and any other applicable charges.
Consumption: This is the total electricity consumed during the billing period, measured in units. The meter reading is used to determine the consumption.