The current market structure is single buyer. CPPA-G has been given the mandate from NEPRA and GoP to facilitate the power market in its gradual transition from the current Single Buyer Model to the Competitive regime.
A delegation of CPPA-G comprises of IT and SMD teams has visited the EPIAS the Turkish Power Market Operator in Istanbul, Turkey. The delegation met with the IT Department of EPIAS to analyze the various software applications developed and being used by EPIAS to run the Turkish power market. The delegation also explored the policies, strategies and working mechanism of IT infrastructure, Software Development, Research & Development and Project Management sections of EPIAS. The visit was very helpful to understand the evolution and IT enablement of Turkish Power Market which will help CPPA-G as guidelines for transformation from single buyer of electricity to the Pakistan Power Market Operator.