National Assembly approved a new law for the electricity sector

With 88 votes in favor and 23 against, the plenary of the National Assembly yesterday approved the draft Organic Law of the Public Electricity Service. After nearly four hours of debate with the participation of 21 assembly members from the ruling party and the opposition, the...

Commercial and industrial sectors are concerned about increase in electricity cost

The commercial and industrial sectors expect a loss of competitiveness due to higher electricity costs announced and approved last week by the National Electricity Council (Conelec). The $ 0.02 increase in the electricity tariff in these areas is part of the plan to reduce the...

Kilowatt per hour cost is increased

The National Electricity Council (Conelec) said in a statement that the kilowatt hour was increased by 1 cent for the residential sector and 2 for the commercial and industrial. This increase goes into effect from May consumptions that will be invoiced in June 2014 and is part of...