Supposing I am able to conserve my electricity consumption in April, May and June, 2020 to the extent that it is lower than March, 2020, will I have less relief than the one due me as per March, 2020 benchmark?
The relief will be full
payment for lifeline customers and all other customers 50% of March, 2020 bill.
What is the special COVID – 19 electricity relief all about?
The special COVID – 19 electricity relief is a special Government of Ghana (GoG) intervention which offers payment of bills of lifeline (0-50kwh) customers for three (3) months (April, May, June) and all other customers, 50% of their bills using ...
Why the need for a benchmark? Why is the benchmark March, 2020?
There is a very crucial need for a benchmark in order to avoid abuse. The benchmark should be your consumption at a time you did not know about any intention or plan of Government to absorb part of your electricity bills for a period of time so that ...
What happens to me if my consumption in the period April, May and June, 2020 exceeds that of March, 2020?
You would be given the full relief within the limits for each of the three (3) months if you are a lifeline customer and 50% of the March, 2020 bill amount for other customers as directed by the President. The March, 2020 bill is the benchmark.
When will the implementation begin and why?
The implementation of the relief will commence effectively on May 01, 2020 for prepaid customers. For postpaid customers, it will reflect on their April, 2020 bills that will be delivered by end of May, 2020. March, 2020 bills are being processed and ...
What happens to me if my consumption for March, 2020 fell drastically low because I traveled out of town in that month and did not use much electricity but I am back now?
The Utilities will have no way of independently confirming your claim; conversely, if you had held some unusual social or even commercial functions in March, 2020 that ballooned your consumption in that benchmark month, the Utilities would not be ...