PMB power bill hikes: who is to blame?

2014-01-09 00:00

WHERE lies the truth in why and how Pietermaritzburg’s commercial sector was hit with massive electricity tariff increases of well over 900%?

• Msunduzi Municipality put up its electricity tariffs by 10% for the 2013/14 financial year. It started charging residents the new tariff in July, before getting approval for the increase. Nersa had recommended maximum hikes of seven percent. Msunduzi’s application for the higher increase was turned down. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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