According to the record of the past eight days, the most expensive stretch for GRC – 16 million users – is going from 20.00 to 22.00 (in particular, on Thursday between 8 pm and 9 pm), while the cheapest is usually of 4.00 to 5.00; that is, early in the morning.business gas prices
I.e. now we won’t know how much going to cost light weeks in advance, but with hours, although it has been estimated that this system can lower prices as just with the increase that was supposed to ensure a price for three months: according to calculations of the Government, the savings to the system is around 300 billion per year. The National Commission of markets and competition (CNMC) calculated that the consumer can save about 36 euros a year.
However, this reform is pending approval by the Council of Ministers, and it has received harsh criticism for the own CNMC, who has called his disappearance when there are still weeks to put up: States that, as it stands, the social bond can be more expensive than the normal price and criticizes the instability of prices the shortage of time to set it up and the narrow margin for competition.
The shortage of time to launch it responds the reform bill was not provided by the Government, and has had to undertake it abruptly after cancel the quarterly auction on December 19, which set an increase of 10.5% receipt: “atypical circumstances”, described by the CNMC – “gross manipulation”, according to Minister Jose Manuel Soria – that occurred when the PP to present at the Senate an amendment that withdrew 3.6 billion to electrics and encrypting the tariff deficit for 2013 in this same figure, which in the end has skyrocketed to the 4,100.
According to the new Bill, the incidence of the price of electricity is becoming smaller, since the Government has been gradually increasing fixed costs: 21.4% of the receipt will be imposed; 41.2%, tolls – expenditure of transportation, distribution, incentives to renewable, extrapeninsulares expenses, payment of tariff deficit – and the remaining 37.2% corresponds to power energy – 40% is consumption, now linked to the daily market, and 60% the contracted power, price set by the Government. I.e., consumption, now represents 14.8% of the invoice.…