Montenegro: Average electricity bill slightly lower in May

, SEE Energy News

In May this year, average electricity bill for households amounted to 24.24 euros, slightly lower (9.2 %) than in May last year (26.7 euros) and 25.2 % lower compared to the previous month (32.4 euros). Lowest average monthly consumption was recorded in Zabljak municipality (15.4 euros), while the highest consumption was in Niksic, where the average bill was 29 euros. 71.42 % of households will pay less than 30 euros for electricity consumed during May, 17.88 % will pay between 30 and 50 euros, 9.43 % between 50 and 100, while 1.27 % customers will receive bills higher than 100 euros. 209,809 of regularly paying customers were granted a 10 % discount, which represents some 57 % of total consumers in Montenegro. Power utility EPCG also announced that the households consumed 88.07 million kWh in May 2021, which is approximately the same as in May 2020 and 18 % less compared to the previous month.