In Ukraine will reduce the price of electricity

В Украине снизят цену на электроэнергию

Electricity in 2017 may be cheaper

Next year, the electricity can be cheaper 15%.

The national Commission for regulation in energy and utilities (NKREKU), have reduced the forecasted wholesale market price of electricity by 2017 by 15.2%, to 1285 UAH per 1 MW-HR. The decision was unanimously taken at the next meeting of the national Commission, UNIAN reports.

“It is proposed from 1 January to reduce ORC 10%, and from the first of April is 5.8%, thus, the price in 2017 will fall by 15.2%,” – said during the meeting, the head Dmitry NKREKU wolf.

According to the document, from January 1, NKREKU reduces the wholesale market price of electricity by 10% to 1342 UAH per 1 MW-HR from the current price 1490 UAH per 1 MW-HR.

In addition, from 1 April, the Commission will reduce the price by 5.8% to 1264 UAH per 1 MW-hour, which would decrease the current price in 2017 15.2%, to 1285 UAH per 1 MW-HR. Thus, in the 3rd and 4th quarter the price will remain at a level of 1264 UAH per 1 MW-HR.

We will remind, earlier it was reported that in Ukraine sharply increased the prices of industrial manufacturers.

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