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Montenegro’s October household power consumption rises

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

PODGORICA (Montenegro), November 9 (SeeNews) - Household electricity consumption in Montenegro grew 2.5% on an annual basis to 95.2 million kWh in October, the country's power utility Elektroprivreda Crne Gore (EPCG) said.

On a monthly comparison basis, household electricity consumption in Montenegro went up by 9.7% in October, EPCG said in a statement.

The average monthly household electricity bill in Montenegro was 25.31 euro ($29.19) in October.

The highest average monthly electricity bill, of 27.40 euro, was paid by households in Podgorica, while the lowest one, of 18.05 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.

($ = 0.86707 euro)