Montenegro: Decreased electricity bill in May, SEE Energy News
Households in Montenegro got average electricity bill in May 2020 up to 26.74 euros, which is 13.4 % lower compared to last May (30.89 euros) and 15 % lower compared to the previous month (31.47 euros). Lowest average monthly consumption was recorded in Zabljak municipality (16.2 euros), while the highest consumption was in Niksic, where the average bill was 32.5 euros. 66.5 % of households will pay less than 30 euros for electricity consumed during May, 19.3 % will pay between 30 and 50 euros, 12.6 % between 50 and 100, while 1.6 % customers will receive bills higher than 100 euros. 191,582 of regularly paying customers were granted a 10 % discount, which represents some 53.1 % of total consumers in Montenegro. Power utility EPCG also announced that the households consumed 87.52 million kWh in May 2020, which is 8 % less compared to May 2019 and 13.4 % less compared to the previous month.