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Monday, 14 January 2019

REVIEW OF PRICES OF PETROL, DIESEL AND PARAFFIN IN THE MONTH...

REVIEW OF PRICES OF PETROL, DIESEL AND PARAFFIN IN THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2019

BACKGROUND Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) considered recent trends in the world petroleum products prices and changes in other macroeconomic fundamentals...

Monday, 14 January 2019

REVIEW OF JET A-1 PRICES IN THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2019

REVIEW OF JET A-1 PRICES IN THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2019

BACKGROUND Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) considered recent trends on the international oil prices and changes in other macroeconomic fundamentals on...

Monday, 14 January 2019

REVIEW OF THE RETAIL PRICE OF GAS IN THE MONTH OF JANUARY 20...

REVIEW OF THE RETAIL PRICE OF GAS IN THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2019

BACKGROUND Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) considered recent trends in the world petroleum products’ prices and changes in other macroeconomic fundamentals...

Thursday, 20 December 2018

REVIEW OF PRICES OF PETROL, DIESEL AND PARAFFIN IN DECEMBER ...

REVIEW OF PRICES OF PETROL, DIESEL AND PARAFFIN IN DECEMBER 2018.

BACKGROUND Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) considered recent trends in the world petroleum products prices and changes in other macroeconomic fundamentals...

Thursday, 20 December 2018

REVIEW OF THE RETAIL PRICE OF  LPG IN THE MONTH OF DECEMBER,...

REVIEW OF THE RETAIL PRICE OF  LPG IN THE MONTH OF DECEMBER, 2018.

BACKGROUND Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) considered recent trends in the world petroleum products’ prices and changes in other macroeconomic fundamentals...

Thursday, 20 December 2018

REVIEW OF JET A-1 PRICES IN THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2018.

REVIEW OF JET A-1 PRICES IN THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2018.

BACKGROUND Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) considered recent trends on the international oil prices and changes in other macroeconomic fundamentals on...

Thursday, 22 November 2018

REVIEW OF PRICES OF PETROL, DIESEL AND PARAFFIN, NOVEMBER 20...

REVIEW OF PRICES OF PETROL, DIESEL AND PARAFFIN, NOVEMBER 2018.

BACKGROUND Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) considered recent trends in the world petroleum products prices and changes in other macroeconomic fundamentals...

Thursday, 22 November 2018

REVIEW OF JET A-1 PRICES IN THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 2018.

REVIEW OF JET A-1 PRICES IN THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 2018.

BACKGROUND Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) considered recent trends of the oil prices on the international market and changes in other...

Thursday, 22 November 2018

REVIEW OF THE RETAIL PRICE OF GAS IN THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER, ...

REVIEW OF THE RETAIL PRICE OF GAS IN THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER, 2018.

BACKGROUND Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) considered recent trends in the world petroleum products’ prices and changes in other macroeconomic fundamentals...

Thursday, 08 November 2018

MERA/BAM/RERA to Hold Joint Energy Conference

MERA/BAM/RERA to Hold Joint Energy Conference

The Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) will host a series of events of the Regional Electricity Regulators’ Association of Southern...

Saturday, 06 October 2018

REVIEW OF PRICES OF PETROL, DIESEL AND PARAFFIN IN THE MONTH...

REVIEW OF PRICES OF PETROL, DIESEL AND PARAFFIN IN THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2018

BACKGROUND Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) considered recent trends in the world petroleum products prices and changes in other macroeconomic fundamentals...

Saturday, 06 October 2018

REVIEW OF PRICE OF LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS (LPG) IN THE MONT...

REVIEW OF PRICE OF LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS (LPG) IN THE MONTH OF OCTOBER, 2018

BACKGROUND Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) considered recent trends in the world petroleum products’ prices and changes in other macroeconomic fundamentals...

Saturday, 06 October 2018

REVIEW OF JET A-1 PRICES IN THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2018

REVIEW OF JET A-1 PRICES IN THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2018

BACKGROUND Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) considered recent trends of the oil prices on the international market and changes in other...

Monday, 01 October 2018

MERA BOARD RESOLUTION ON THE ESCOM BASE TARIFF APPLICATION ...

MERA BOARD RESOLUTION  ON THE ESCOM BASE TARIFF APPLICATION FOR THE PERIOD 2018 TO 2022

1.0   BACKGROUND The Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) received an application for the third base tariff from Electricity Supply Corporation of...

Tuesday, 18 September 2018

APPLICATIONS FOR INTERVIEWS FOR THE ISSUANCE OF ELECTRICAL I...

APPLICATIONS FOR INTERVIEWS FOR THE ISSUANCE OF ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS PERMITS

Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) invites eligible electrical and renewable energy installers and suppliers to apply for certification interviews to...

Friday, 14 September 2018

REVIEW OF PRICES OF PETROL, DIESEL AND PARAFFIN IN THE MONTH...

REVIEW OF PRICES OF PETROL, DIESEL AND PARAFFIN IN THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2018.

BACKGROUND Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) considered recent trends in the world petroleum products prices and changes in other macroeconomic fundamentals...

Friday, 14 September 2018

REVIEW OF THE RETAIL PRICE OF LPG IN THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER,...

REVIEW OF THE RETAIL PRICE OF LPG IN THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER, 2018

BACKGROUND Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) considered recent trends in the world petroleum products’ prices and changes in other macroeconomic fundamentals...

Friday, 14 September 2018

REVIEW OF JET A-1 PRICES IN THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2018

REVIEW OF JET A-1 PRICES IN THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2018

BACKGROUND Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) considered recent trends of the oil prices on the international market and changes in other...

Sunday, 12 August 2018

REVIEW PROCESS FOR ESCOM’s ELECTRICITY BASE TARIFF APPLICATI...

REVIEW PROCESS FOR ESCOM’s ELECTRICITY BASE TARIFF APPLICATION

The Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) would like to advise stakeholders and the general public that it is still in...

Friday, 27 July 2018

NOTICE: PUBLIC HEARINGS ON ESCOM ELECTRICITY BASE TARIFF APP...

NOTICE: PUBLIC HEARINGS ON ESCOM ELECTRICITY BASE TARIFF APPLICATION  FOR THE PERIOD 2018-2022

In accordance with Section 16 (5) and Section 17 of the Electricity Act No. 22 of 2004 and Section 30...

ENERGY PRICES IN MALAWI KWACHA (MK) AS OF: 12/01/2019

Petrol MK 868.00/Litre
Diesel MK874.00/Litre
Paraffin MK 710.50/Litre
Liquid Petroleum Gas MK 2,119.87/Kg
Jet A – Chileka MK 759.52/Litre
Jet A – KIA MK 809.22/Litre
Electricity MK 68.50/KWh

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Reinforced Collaboration Key to Improving Energy S...

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