Montenegro: In July lower average household electricity bill, SEE Energy News
In July this year, average household electricity bill amounted to 26.3 euros, which is 28 % lower compared to last July (36.5 euros) and 1.65 % lower compared to the previous month (26.74 euros).
Lowest average monthly consumption was recorded in Zabljak municipality (19.1 euros), while the highest consumption was in Podgorica, where the average bill was 37 euros. 64.7 % of households will pay less than 30 euros for electricity consumed during July, 19 % will pay between 30 and 50 euros, 13.8 % between 50 and 100, while 2.5 % customers will receive bills higher than 100 euros. 195,074 of regularly paying customers were granted a 10 % discount, which represents some 53.9 % of total consumers in Montenegro. Power utility EPCG also announced that the households consumed 94.89 million kWh in July 2020, which is 16.7 % less compared to July 2019 and 16.2 % more compared to the previous month.