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Open Electricity Market Nationwide Launch

21/09/2018

Starting from November, all 1.4 million electricity consumers in Singapore will have the option of choosing their preferred electricity price plans from as many as 12 providers.

Singapore blackout: More than 146,000 customers affected islandwide; EMA investigating

18/09/2018

The blackout affected residents of Boon Lay, Clementi, Jurong, Aljunied, Geylang, Mountbatten, Kembangan, Bedok, East Coast, Ang Mo Kio, Bishan, Thomson, Admiralty, Sembawang and Woodlands, among other estates.

Sembcorp inks 20-year deal to supply solar power to Facebook's Singapore operations

18/09/2018

Solar panels will be installed on close to 900 rooftops in Singapore to supply renewable power to Facebook’s recently announced 170,000 square metre Singapore data centre, as well as its other Singapore operations. PHOTO: FACEBOOK

Sembcorp and Keppel could be eyeing Hyflux's Tuaspring plant

03/08/2018

Sembcorp Industries Ltd and Keppel Corp are among parties planning to study bids for Hyflux Ltd's biggest asset.

JTC offers solar power to homes, businesses

25/07/2018

The online dashboard by solar energy retailer Sun Electric allows users to track their energy use. For example, it lets them see from which rooftop their solar electricity comes.

Electricity tariffs to rise by 6.9% for July-September period

29/06/2018

For the period from 1 July to 30 September 2018, electricity tariffs will increase by an average of 6.9% or 1.50 cents per kWh

Oil prices have gone up and it may affect your electricity bill

27/06/2018

Electricity prices in Singapore have been on the rise and the next quarter’s tariffs will be announced soon. Experts from the NUS Energy Studies Institute review the link between rising oil prices and electricity tariffs.

Local household electricity usage up 17% over past decade

06/05/2018

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

29/03/2018

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

23/03/2018

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