Montenegro: January electricity bill

, SEE Energy News

In January 2021 average electricity bill for households in Montenegro amounted to 42 euros, approximately the same as in January last year (41.96 euros) and 9.2 % higher compared to the previous month (38.48 euros). Lowest average monthly consumption was recorded in Berane municipality (21.6 euros), while the highest consumption was in Podgorica, where the average bill was 54.3 euros. 56.73 % of households will pay less than 30 euros for electricity consumed during January, 14.63 % will pay between 30 and 50 euros, 19.43 % between 50 and 100, while 9.2 % customers will receive bills higher than 100 euros. 194,565 of regularly paying customers were granted a 10 % discount, which represents some 53.2 % of total consumers in Montenegro. Power utility EPCG also announced that the households consumed 137.94 million kWh in January 2021, which is 2.6 % more compared to January 2020 and 11.6 % more compared to the previous month.