Tenaga says assets from reduce cost of power era upheld on to consumers.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Cabinet motionless during a weekly assembly on Wednesday that electricity tariff would stay for a subsequent 6 months national though not for Sarawak,
The cost of piped healthy gas, however, will be increasing from RM15.20/mmBTU (one million British Thermal Units) to RM16.70/mmBTU effective Jul 1.
The boost of piped gas cost is in line with a government’s fuel definition step, a Energy, Green Technology and Water Ministry pronounced in a matter yesterday.
Tenaga Nasional Berhad pronounced notwithstanding a increasing cost of piped gas, a supervision was still means to say a ICPT (imbalance cost pass-through) remission of 2.25 sen/kWh following a RM1.085 billion of net assets in fuel and other era costs from Jan to Jun this year.
“The assets are especially contributed by a rebate in a use of liquefied healthy gas for electricity era upheld by a high opening of spark power plants, as good as a downward trend of spark prices,” a TNB matter said.
The net assets also includes a RM300 million saved by a re-negotiation of power squeeze agreements (PPAs) with initial era eccentric power producers (IPPs).
The ICPT resource came into outcome in Jan 2014 in Peninsular Malaysia and has enabled a supervision to examination a electricity tariff each 6 months by holding into criticism a cost of power generation.
The cost is theme to cost changes of healthy piped gas, liquefied healthy gas, spark “medium fuel oil”, essence and other era costs related with PPAs, replaced cost from renewable energy and squeeze of electricity cost from abroad.
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