The electricity tariffs will increase by 4.3 per cent for the period from April 1 to June 30.
The electricity tariff for households will increase by 4.3 per cent (or 1.19 cents per kwh) from 27.59 to 28.78 cents per kwh.
This will increase the average monthly electricity bill for families living in four-room Housing Board flats by $4.18.
Higher fuel prices have resulted in higher power generation costs.
Source: The Straits Times