Sri Lanka power regulator approves 75% tariff hike

‘The Commission decided to approve the tariff taking all these public and other stakeholder comments into consideration,’ an official says

Reuters
Published : 9 August 2022, 08:27 AM
Updated : 9 August 2022, 08:27 AM

Sri Lanka's power regulator said on Tuesday it had approved a 75% hike in power tariffs.

"The Commission decided to approve a fair electricity tariff, taking all these public and other stakeholder comments into consideration," Janaka Ratanayke, chairman of the Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka, said in a statement.

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