Khanh Hoa provincial People's Committee has just issued a document on the implementation of electricity price reduction for customers using electricity affected by the Covid-19 epidemic under the guidance of the Vietnam Electricity Corporation.
Photo: Illustrative photo. Photo: Huy Ton.
Accordingly, the Provincial People's Committee assigns the Department of Industry and Trade to notify relevant agencies and units; at the same time coordinate with Khanh Hoa Power Joint Stock Company to implement according to its authority.
Previously, the Vietnam Electricity Corporation issued a written to notice about support for electricity price reduction, reduction of electricity costs for customers using electricity affected by Covid-19 epidemic. Specifically, customers using electricity as a service facility to prevent and control Covid-19 epidemic, suspected person/patient infected with Covid-19 are entitled to reduce electricity prices as follows: Type 1: Reducing 100% electricity prices for concentrated isolation facilities, concentrated medical examination for suspected infected people, infected with Covid-19. Category 2: Reducing 20% electricity prices for health facilities being used for examine, testing or treating patients infected with Covid-19. Category 3: Reducing 20% electricity prices for hotels that are used to isolate suspected infected patients, infected with Covid-19. The time of application is within 3 months from April 16th 2020. For customers using electricity as tourist accommodation establishments, the electricity price may be reduced from the retail electricity price applicable for business to the retail electricity price to manufacturing industry after reducing the price. The time of application is within 3 months from April 16th 2020.