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BPC’s power push

BPC's power push

Corporation outline need for 5% tariff increase

In their efforts to become sustainable, Botswana Power Corporation (BPC) aims to gradually migrate to cost reflective tariffs from non-cost reflective tariffs.

This was confirmed last week by BPC Chief Executive Officer, David Kgoboko during the Botswana Energy Regulatory Authority (BERA) and BPC public hearing, in which the latter applied for a tariff adjustment.

Although most households are already complaining that their power bills are too high, BPC want a 5 percent tariff hike to cover the 2023/24 and 2024/25 financial years....

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