PREMIUMPLN projects lower electricity consumption over coronavirus

first_imgFacebook Linkedin State-owned electricity company PLN projects lower consumption by corporate users this year as worries over the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus has caused a significant decline in trade and industrial activities.PLN’s executive vice president in charge of marketing and customer service, Edison Sipahutar, estimates electricity consumption will fall between 0.6 percent and 1.2 percent in 2020  from 245.52 terawatt-hours (TWh), assuming sluggish factory, office and retail activities continue over the next nine months.“Household electricity consumption will increase but we also expect a decrease in business and industry consumption,” Edison told The Jakarta Post on Monday (23/3).He said that, next month alone, household consumption is projected to rise by up to 2 percent while industrial and business consumption decreases as much as 2.4 percent and 1.8 per… Google Indonesia electricity PLN consumption decline COVID-19 retailer manufacturing Forgot Password ? Log in with your social account Topics : LOG INDon’t have an account? Register herelast_img read more