Public Notice - Electricity Tariff Review Filing by UNELCO - (September 2016)

UNELCO has filed a Tariff Application with the Utilities Regulatory Authority (URA) requesting review of its electricity tariffs for Port Vil, Malekula and Tanna for the rate period 2016-2021.

Public Announcement:Right to Self-generation of electricity through Solar PV Installations (Published by Daily Issue 4790 21 May 2016)

The Utilities Regulatory Authority (URA) is aware that people in Vanuatu have considered generating electricity for self-use using Solar PV installation.

Utility Billing and Payment Rules (May 2016)

The Utilities Regulatory Authority (URA) has sets out the Final Decision and Commission Order issuing the Utility Billing and Payment Rules for Water and Electricity Services URA Case S-0016-14.

UNELCO Electricity Tariff Review - Preliminary Decision - (September 2017)

The Utilities Regulatory Authority issued its Preliminary Decision (PD) on the tariff Application filed by UNELCO in August 2016 (revised in December 2016) in the matter of electricity tariff review for the Port Vila, Malekula and Tanna Service areas.

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Consumer Complaints and Dispute Resolution Rules and Procedures

The CCDR Rules Case U-0009-14 sets out a clear process for the Authority to dealt with consumer complaints, it receive in accordance with section 19 of the URA Act. The CCDR (as amended) is in force as of 20 February 2017.

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VUI Electricity Tariff Adjustment decrease by 10.44%

The Utilities Regulatory Authority (URA) Commission has issued an order to the Vanuatu Utilities and Infrastructure Limited (VUI), to reduce its currently applied tariff of 40.25% Vatu/kWh to 36.29 Vatu/kWh. This is an average price reduction of 10.44%

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Media Release:Final decision on Regulatory Reporting Requirements for electricity utilities (September 2013)

 The economic regulator for water and electricity services in Vanuatu, the Utilities Regulatory Authority (URA), has released its final decision on “Regulatory Reporting Requirements” for electricity utilities.Download this file (Media release No. 4 August 2009.pdf) Read the media release Read related reports

 

Media Release: URA pacific region electricity bills comparison (24 September 2013) In recent times, the price of electricity has become a controversial topic: it is often mentioned that the prices paid in Vanuatu are high, but these statements are rarely supported by facts and evidence.

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Media Release: URA welcomes amended legislation (28 August 2013) Parliament voted to approve a bill to amend the Utilities Regulatory Authority Act, in a move to strengthen regulation of the electricity and water industries in Vanuatu.

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Media Release: URA approves pre-payment meters for Port Vila (16 August 2013) The Utilities Regulatory Authority (URA) has published its final decision for a new pre-payment meter scheme for electricity customers in Port Vila.

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Energy Market Report - August. Learn more about how much electricity is produced in each concession area in Vanuatu and which sources are used.

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