Islamabad - The Islamabad Electric Supply Company has granted over 100 net-metering connections of different tariff to the customers so far.

Sources informed on Monday that net-metering was a revolutionary step taken by the present government and the federal minister for Power Division was also actively pursuing the policy to promote it in all power distribution companies.

They said a separate cell had also been set up in every circle to facilitate the consumers to get net metering connections.

It would also help minimize their bills by getting credit of sold electricity they added.

 “It is our responsibility to deliver the net-metering message and its benefits to our valued customers.” The sources said by getting net-metering facility, the customers would not only produce their own electricity but also could sell additional electricity to the distribution company. They said Pakistan’s parliament had become the first parliament in the world which availed this facility.  Approved vender list had also been up-loaded on IESCO website www.iesco.com.pk.   The customers could also get full information by calling deputy manager net-metering at 03058881166. They said all mediums of advertisement should be utilized for campaign of net metering to get fast and fruitful response of the general public.