The Federal Antimonopoly Service of the Russian Federation has set the new price for gas in Sevastopol and Crimea, the Russian media reported.

The order to establish the cost is to change as well, depending on consumption. Gas consumption up to 3,500 cubic meters will be paid at a reduced rate, while the volumes in exceeding this norm will be paid at the maximum rate, that is, not for all the gas consumed like before.

The wholesale price for a customer consuming 3,500 cubic meters of gas per year on a single personal account will be 1798.2 RUR / 1000 cubic meters of gas (excluding VAT), and above specified amount of - 5344.7 RUR / 1000 cubic meters of gas (without VAT).

The wholesale price would be accompanied by the costs for transportation, extra charge for gasification program and payment for supply and distribution services.

The tariffs for electricity in the annexed peninsula will be doubled during 2017.

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