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UAE: Implementation of a new system for calculating electricity fees
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Union Water and Electricity has announced the start of implementing a new system for calculating electricity connection fees based on the slat system for connected loads

The Union Water and Electricity announced the start of implementing a new system for calculating electricity connection fees based on the slide system for connected loads, which leads to a relative reduction in those fees, especially for owners of small and medium enterprises, as well as farm owners and the resident’s housing category and other public connections without Impact on the approved connection fees for a citizen's housing category.

The Director General of the Union for Water and Electricity stressed that although the tariff segments under the new system are characterized by a gradual rise, the higher the value of the required load, and that according to the study conducted by the Union, most of the connection seekers in this category will not be affected by this gradual rise, because the average load What is required for this type of housing does not exceed (120 kVA), while most of the connections made through the Sheikh Zayed Housing Program do not exceed the average required loads (100 kVA), meaning that the segment that will be applied to This category is the first tranche at a value of 300 dirhams per kVA, which is the same price that was applied to the housing of the citizen under the previous regime, pointing to the continuation of the facilities packages that are provided to citizens in this area, including the possibility of installments of fees up to 24 months according to the approved rules and regulations.

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