"From January 1, the price of electricity will be the same as it is now, it will not increase or decrease." According to the current methodology, the current price for a period of one year was commenced, starting with July 1, 2018 and is in force until June 30, 2019, "he said at the NEXTenergy conference.
Even the price of gas will not change on January 1, as recently announced by vice president of ANRE, Zoltan Nagy-Bege.
"Up to March 31, 2019, gas prices do not need to be adapted for homes, but if the trend seen today is on trading platforms where contracts have come to the collection for fairly large volumes at a price over 110 lei / MWh is being held, then the tariff could increase significantly from April 1, 2019, "said Bege on November 5.
The last change in the price of controlled energy was held on July 1, 2018, when it reduced by 3.53%. On the other hand, an increase of 5.8% occurred in August.
The electricity market was freed completely on January 1, 2018, and on gas, the final prices will be regulated until 2021.
At present, home customers have the option of switching to a free supplier in 21 days and can compete with any of the active suppliers on the Romanian electricity market, and not This service is limited to a specific geographical area of service. In this regard, ANRE recommends that customers of households carefully examine all the information provided by suppliers in order to choose the most advantageous offer.