Bulgaria’s State Commission for energy and Water Regulation (DKEVR) has approved a price reduction of 5,17% for natural gas from January 1, 2011.
The news was announced after the DKEVR meeting behind closed doors Monday. The new prices will be effective for 3 months.
The cumulative decrease of natural gas price from October 1, 2010 and from January 1, 2011 is 6,11%.
The price reduction of heating and hot water is 5,1% in Sofia, 5,2% in the cities of Plovdiv and Burgas, and 5,7% in Pleven.
The cities of Varna, Vratsa, Veliko Tarnovo and Kazanlak will pay 5,1%, 5,4%, 4,6% and 5,5% less, respectively.