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Moldovan government to compensate difference of tarrifs for natural gas, thermal energy on year's cold period

16:51 | 17.11.2021 Category: Official

Chisinau, 17 November /MOLDPRES/- The household consumers will be backed by the government, which will compensate the difference of tariffs for the consumption of natural gas and thermal energy, following the increase in the concerned costs. The cabinet of ministers today approved the single note on this draft law, the government’s communication and protocol department has reported.  

Under the draft, the cabinet will compensate the difference in tariff for gas consumption on the period November 20921 – March 2022, as follows: for the first 50 cubic metres consumed, the cabinet will compensate 67 per cent of the difference between the price from the month of invoicing and the one from October 2021 and for the next 100 cubic metres consumed – 50 per cent of the concerned difference. About 746,000 household consumers will benefit from these compensations.  

Ass for the compensations for the thermal energy, for the first Gcal consumed, the government will compensate 67 per cent of the difference between the price from the invoicing month and the one from October 2021.  

About 210 million lei is provided for in the draft law on the amendment of the state budget law for 2021 No 258/2020 and concomitantly, about 900 million lei - in the draft state budget law for 2022.

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