When welding surcharge was introduced, non compliance of power factor(leading power factor) was cited as major reason, which resulted in loss of revenue to tneb.
Now all units maintain power factor and is recorded in smart meter. Also latest welding sets use electronics controls
which ensures power factor & controls harmonics.
Hence laghu udyog bharati-tamilnadu, requests that the welding surcharge be removed henceforth.
This will help lot of rural msmes engaged in fabrication.