Public consultations on increase in tariffs for electricity supply services of “Shygysenergotrade” LLP were held at the initiative of the Department of the Committee on regulation of natural monopolies and protection of competition under the Ministry of National Economy of the RK in the East Kazakhstan region on April 4-5 in Ust-Kamenogorsk and Semey cities.
The event was attended by the consumers of the abovementioned Partnership, NGOs and public associations’ heads, representatives of political parties, government agencies and mass media.
Vyacheslav Aksenov, Director General of “Shygysenergotrade” LLP and Kairat Urazabayev, head of department were the speakers.
The planned growth of average sales tariffs for electricity across East Kazakhstan region will amount to 14,8% in relation to applicable tariff. If the tariff is approved, the price per kWh will increase from 11,789 to 13, 532 tenge(including VAT).
Main premises for tariff growth were the increase in prices for purchase of electricity from energy sources and electricity transmission.
Final decision on the new tariff shall be made by the end of April.
We remind that the current “Shygysenergotrade” LLP tariff is the lowest in Kazakhstan.