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Energy regulator changes name to EPRA

The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) has announced it has begun the process of transitioning to become Energy and Petroleum Regulatory Authority (EPRA) following the...

More relief for motorists as price of petrol touches 16-month low

The Energy Regulation Commission (ERC) has offered a Valentine's Day gift to consumers by announcing a further reduction in fuel prices. According to the latest...

Relief at the pump as fuel price reduction continues

The price of Super Petrol, Diesel and Kerosene will decrease by Ksh 9.33, Ksh 10.04 and Ksh 3.52 per litre respectively

Relief for consumers as ERC slashes fuel pump prices

Director General Robert Pavel Oimeke said ERC made the move after taking into account a decrease in the average cost of imported refined petroleum products

More pain at the pump as fuel prices shoot up

Following the changes, Super petrol will from midnight Wednesday retail at Ksh118.11, Diesel Ksh 112.83 and Kerosene Ksh 111.83 in Nairobi

Energy regulator announces new power tariffs

The Commission has reviewed the Domestic Customer category by increasing the Lifeline threshold from the current 10kWh to 100kWh and further reducing their charge rate from Ksh 12/kWh to Ksh 10/kWh

Solar water heaters fronted as long term solution to cutting domestic power costs

Solar heating systems can be used for both domestic and industrial applications; be it for basic hot water requirements or complex heating solutions and can save one up to 60 per cent in electricity bills

Price of Kerosene shoots up as new taxes kick in

The Bill, which was signed into law by President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday morning, imposes 8% VAT on petroleum products and an anti-adulteration levy of Ksh 18 per litre on kerosene

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