Electricity and Natural Gas Prices, I. Period: January-June, 2013
Household consumers paid on average 35.7 kurus per kWh electricity
In the first period(1)
of 2013, for the smallest consumption band(2)
which is below 1 000 kWh, household consumers paid on average 35.7 kurus per kWh electricity while 35.6 kurus was paid on average for the largest consumption band which is 15 000 kWh and above.Industrial consumers paid on average 24.1 kurus per kWh electricity
For the industrial consumers, the highest average electricity unit price was recorded in the smallest consumption band (below 20 MWh(3)
), in the first period of 2013. Industrial consumers paid electricity on average 28.2 kurus per kWh for this consumption band whereas they paid 21.7 kurus per kWh electricity for the largest consumption band (150 000 MWh and above).Industrial consumers paid on average 89.5 kurus per m3 natural gas
In terms of the average end-user unit price paid by industrial consumers, the lowest price was observed in the largest consumption band, which is between 26 094 000 and 104 376 000 m3
during the first period of 2013. In this consumption band industrial consumers paid 89 kurus per m3
natural gas on average, while they paid 100.5 kurus per m3
natural gas for the smallest consumption band which is below 26 094.Household consumers paid on average 103.2 kurus per m3 natural gas
Household consumers paid 102.6 kurus for the smallest consumption band (below 522 m3
) and 103.6 kurus for the largest consumption band (5 219 m3
and above) per m3
natural gas in the first period of 2013. In the consumption band between 522 and 5 219 m3
, household consumers paid 103.5 kurus in the same period.The next release on this subject will be on May 20, 2014.
Within the context of the European Union (EU) harmonization process, data on the end-user average unit price for electricity and natural gas is compiled in compliance with consumption bands specified in the relevant EU regulation through semi-annual questionnaires applied to representatives of the electricity and natural gas suppliers.
(1) I. Period: 1 January - 30 June,
II. Period: 1 July - 31 December
(2) Consumption bands (T) are standard consumption intervals which is used in computation of electricity and natural gas prices across the European Union.
(3) 1 MWh = 1 000 kWh