According to the National Energy Regulatory Agency, on December 12, the requests by RED Union Fenosa and Gas Natural Fenosa Furnizare Energie to raise the electricity tariffs were posted on the ANRE official web site as Law No 107 dated May 27, on electricity requires and the civil community has been given 15 days since the publication to develop and present its recommendations on the requests.
In 15 days ANRE is to assess the requests and calculations and this assessment will underlie a decision the ANRE Administrative Board should take within 180 days after the registration of the requests.
Gas Natural Fenosa Furnizare Energie requests that ANRE raise the price for electricity supplied to households by 14.2% to MDL 2.19 per kWh starting on January 2017. Up to date, the households connected to the low voltage lines of Gas Natural Fenosa Furnizare Energie have paid MDL 1.92 per kWh. (InfoMarket/Business World Magazine)