Electricity is cheaper in Indonesia than in Singapore and Malaysia: Official

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – A comparison central of a supervision discharged as illogical idea that Indonesias electricity is many costly in a world.

“Most costly in a world? Our cost for electricity is even cheaper than Singapores and Malaysias,” Secretary of a Directorate General of Electricity during a Energy and Mineral Resource Ministry Agoes Triboesono told ANTARA here on Monday.

Agoes pronounced a Indonesian cost of electricity is some-more engaging that offers by other countries such as ASEAN countries.

In addition, Indonesias inner condition to rise electric appetite is some-more auspicious than earlier, he said.

“Any one or consult observant that Indonesias electricity is a many costly in a world, a consult is not current or unsuccessful to see all non-static involved,” he said.

The administered cost of energy by July, 2017 is around Rp1,352 per kWh adult from Rp605 per kWh by December, 2016 as opposite Malaysias cost of Rp1,360 per kwh, and U.S. cost of US$10.42 per KWH.

The tariff for non subsidized energy by August, 2017 is Rp1,467.28 per kWh. The cost for 900 VA consumers is somewhat reduce during Rp1,352 per kWh.

“Even in ASEAN we are utterly rival , how could ones contend we are a many costly in a world? That is positively not current and wrong,” he said.(*)

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