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Montenegro’s Feb household power consumption rises

Author Radomir Ralev
Montenegro’s Feb household power consumption rises Source: EPCG

PODGORICA (Montenegro), March 29 (SeeNews) – Household electricity consumption in Montenegro rose 3% year-on-year to 118.4 million kWh in February, the country's power utility Elektroprivreda Crne Gore (EPCG) said.

On a monthly comparison basis, household electricity consumption in Montenegro fell by 14% in February, EPCG said in a statement last week.

The average monthly household electricity bill in Montenegro was 36.0 euro ($42.38) in February.

The highest average monthly electricity bill, of 45.94 euro, was paid by households in Podgorica, while the lowest one, of 19.84 euro, was registered in the town of Zabljak.

The Montenegrin government owns 88.7% of EPCG, followed by the company itself with 10%. The remainder belongs to smaller shareholders.

($ = 0.84949417 euro)