Our plea against electricity price hikes

Author: | Published by KLCBT on at 11:33:28 | Last Updated On: 21 February 2019

We submitted our final follow-up report to NERSA yesterday, which was the last opportunity for stakeholders to stop the requested price hike of 15% per year over 3 years. We included all the feedback received from members, and once again argued that 4—6% increase will be reasonable, but 15% will lead to business closures and retrenchments.

Here is the full feedback to answer their specific questions:

FOLLOW-UP ON ISSUES RAISED AT THE PUBLIC HEARINGS ON MYPD3 YEAR 5 (2017/18) RCA AND MYPD4 (2019-20 – 2021/22) APPLICATIONS

Your letter dated 11 February 2019 (received 13 February 2019) refers. Thank you for the opportunity to provide additional information as requested:

Open this link to read the full document:  Reply to NERSA – 20 February 2019