Local household electricity usage up 17% over past decade


Households here consumed a total of 7,295 GWh (gigawatt hours) last year, which is the equivalent of each home spending about $1,000 a year on electricity.

Electricity tariffs to increase by 2.8% from April to June


The average monthly electricity bill for families living in four-room HDB flats will increase by S$1.86,

M1 to sell electricity plans to Jurong residents


M1 rolls out mobile consumer discounts for Jurong residents who switch to Keppel Electric in Open Electricity Market pilot

Jurong residents may enjoy 1 month free electricity under Open Electricity Market


Those living in Jurong who are thinking of switching their electricity retailer may now be able to enjoy free electricity for a month.

Soft launch of Open Electricity Market to kick off in Jurong


Come April 1, households and businesses in Jurong will have the option of buying electricity from a retailer with a price plan that best meets their needs under the Open Electricity Market initiative.

StarHub to sell electricity, joins forces with solar energy firm Sunseap


TELCO StarHub and Singapore-based sustainable energy firm Sunseap are tying up to offer customers a choice of two clean energy subscription plans starting next month.

Senoko Energy launches retail services for consumers ahead of market liberalisation


The company added that its retail offerings for households and SMEs will also aim to help customers reduce energy consumption via the use of smart technology.

Solar energy from S'pore to power Microsoft


Microsoft yesterday said it will buy 100 per cent of the electricity generated from Sunseap's 60 megawatt-peak solar power project for 20 years for its Singapore data operations. Sunseap has solar panels on hundreds of rooftops across Singapore.PHOTO: SUNSEAP

Singapore Budget 2018: Carbon tax of $5 per tonne of greenhouse gas emissions to be levied


The Government will review the carbon tax rate by 2023, with plans to increase it to between $10 and $15 per tonne of emissions by 2030.

Involve consumers in conserving energy: Power firms


Upcoming carbon tax targets large emitters but green message must reach end users too