In order to ensure efficient use of power and generate revenue for other socio-economic activities, the government revised power tariffs.
Khandu Wangchuk, Economic Affairs
Under the revised subsidy plan, the cabinet decided to provide 81 percent subsidy to lower voltage consumers from its royalty energy volume of 1,028.268 GWh earned from the Druk Green Power Corporation.
The subsidy of
The higher voltage (HV) consumers will pay the existing Nu 86.51 per kWh till June 2011 after which it will be increased to Nu 1.54 per kWh from Nu 1.51.